Joshua Marlin Covert

Joshua Marlin Covert

Criminal Defense Attorney

East Lansing, MI





No Misconduct



About Me

  Joshua M. Covert focuses his practices on criminal law, especially medical marijuana and the defense of those charged with driving while impaired by medical marijuana and other drugs.   As a member of the Nichols Law Firm, Mr. Covert co-counseled a DUI 2nd trial where the jury returned a verdict of not guilty.   The verdict was the result of hard work and preparation which allowed the...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Retainer (Sometimes)

Client Reviews

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A great lawyer

Posted by: Jennifer 14 days ago.

Josh did an amazing job on our case. To give a little in sight my husband and I are both medical marijuana card holders (my husband is my caregiver)...

Great Lawyer!

Posted by: Chelsie 2 months ago.

He answered any and all questions I had for him in a timely fashion and really achieved the outcome I wanted! I really appreciate him and the work he...
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Aaron Jeffrey Boria
Aaron Boria

Plymouth, MI

2 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Joshua Covert is a great lawyer. As a fellow criminal defense lawyer i will often turn to Mr. Covert when I have questions regarding gas spectrometry...
Michael J. Nichols
Michael Nichols

East Lansing, MI

6 months ago

Relationship: Co-worker

Josh is outstanding. He works really hard, is smart and most importantly committed to results. Just this week, our office received an opinion and...
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2012 License Status: Active And In Good Standing for the state of Michigan.
Last updated by Avvo: 04/01/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2012 – present

The Nichols Law Firm, PLLC


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JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Thomas M. Cooley Law School


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2012- present

NORML Legal Committee



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2012 Driving and Drug Use

Ingham County Bar Association Briefs

Speaking Engagements

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2013 Medical Marijuana

at Monthly Meeting