Brian R. Laxton

Brian R. Laxton

Ethics / Professional Responsibility Lawyer
East Lansing, MI




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Client Reviews

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Posted by: Scott 2 months ago.

I hired Brian to represent me for my character and fitness review and for my DLAD hearing in 2014/2015. I got stung with 2 drinking and driving...

Excellent Attorney

Posted by: a client 2 months ago.

I retained Mr. Laxton to handle my issues with regard to the Character and Fitness process with the State Bar. The minute that I hired Mr. Laxton I...
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Michael S. Waddington
Michael Waddington

Evans, GA

11 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse Brian. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.
William Joseph Bieke Jr.
William Bieke

Ferndale, MI

Almost 2 years ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

Mr. Laxton is passionate advocate of his clients. He is a prompt and great communicator, he always keeps his clients up to date and informed, and he...
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1999 License Status: Active And In Good Standing for the state of Michigan.
Last updated by Avvo: 03/27/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2006 – present

The Thomas M. Cooley Law School


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1998 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

The Thomas M. Cooley Law School


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2015 Best Lawyer

Best Lawyers in America


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American Inns of Court

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2009 Superdrunk Legislation Update Co-Authored with Attorney Michael J. Nichols

Briefs (ICBA)

2006 Death of the Minimum Fee?

Briefs (ICBA)

Speaking Engagements

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2014 Character and Fitness Updates

at Lunch with a Lawyer

2014 Character and Fitness - Procedure and Common Mistakes

at Federal Bar Association

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