Michael J. Nichols

Michael J. Nichols

DUI / DWI Attorney

East Lansing, MI





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About Me

     I am committed to results. No matter how intense your situation, how badly you need a certain outcome or how dire the facts of your case. I spent thousands of hours and tens of thousands of dollars in learning forensic evidence, the law regarding drugs and alcohol and the phisiological affect of drugs in the human body. .     I am a leader. I am an adjunct professor of DUI Law and Practice...

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Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Fixed (Sometimes), Hourly ($250-$350/hour), Retainer (Sometimes)

Client Reviews

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Look no further

Posted by: Daniel 2 days ago.

If you're looking to retain an attorney to represent you for DUI/OWI case, look no further because Mike is your guy. I have never been in legal...

Highly Recommend

Posted by: John 3 months ago.

Mike Nichols and his entire legal team in one word: Professionals. From the minute I spoke to Mr. Nichols, he began to remedy my legal problems. As a...
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Showing 2 of 36 peer endorsements

Joshua Marlin Covert
Joshua Covert

East Lansing, MI

3 months ago

Relationship: Co-worker

Mr. Nichols knowledge of the science behind breath and blood testing is unparalleled.
Neil S. Rockind
Neil Rockind

Southfield, MI

4 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

One of the leaders in drunk driving defense in the country. I endorse him.
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1999 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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2011 – present

Thomas M. Cooley Law Review


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1999 JD in

Thomas M. Cooley Law School


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2013 Certificate of Completion/Summer Session

National College for DUI Defense


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2012- present Member

American Chemical Society

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Showing 2 of 10 publications

2013 Michigan OWI Handbook

Michigan OWI Book Update

2013 "Measuring Nothing" - Using Forensic Evidence in Criminal Cases

Inside the Minds (Aspatore Books)

Speaking Engagements

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2013 Science in the Courtroom: A Matter of Perspective

at Annual Conference: American Academy of Forensic Sciences

2012 Analyzing THC (Marijuana) in Human Blood and Forensic Limitations

at Criminal Defense Attorneys of Michigan 2012 Fall Conference

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