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J. Brian Macdonald

J. Brian Macdonald

also known as Brian MacDonald

Practice areas:

Medical Malpractice, Mediation, Workers Compensation, Health Care

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1976

  1. Medical Malpractice: 70%
    33 years, 200 cases
  2. Health Care: 10%
    33 years, 50 cases
  3. Workers Compensation: 10%
    33 years, 200 cases
  4. Mediation: 10%
    33 years, 50 cases

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Contact Info

503 S Saginaw St Ste 1000
Flint, MI, 48502



MIActive And In Good Standing197609/01/2015
TXInactive 197608/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2014
Best LawyersCrain's Detroit Business2014
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2013
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2013
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2012
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2011
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2011
ListedA.M. Best Company - Recommended Insurance Attorneys2010

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerCline, Cline & Griffin, P.C.1984 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
ASHRMN/A2012 - Present
Defense Research InstituteN/A1999 - Present
Michigan Society of Hospital AttorneysN/A1995 - Present
Michigan Bar AssociationN/A1976 - Present
State Bar of TexasN/A1976 - Present
Genesee County Bar AssociationN/A1976 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Fields v Shetty, M.D.No Cause Jury Verdict
Shanahan v Nguyen et alNO CAUSE
Reynolds v Heard-VaughnNo Cause

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
St Mary's University of San AntonioLawJD - Juris Doctor1975
Michigan State UniversityPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1972
John Carroll UniversityPolitical ScienceN/AN/A