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Bryan Joseph Waldman

Practice areas:

Car Accidents, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Trucking Accident

About Me

Outside of work, Bryan is an avid cyclist and in his free time trains for and competes in bicycle races. He is a member of the League of American Bicyclists, League of Michigan Bicyclists, USA and USA Cycling. 


He also enjoys snowboarding and spending time with his daughter, Alex and son, Max.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1992

  1. Car Accidents: 34%
  2. Medical Malpractice: 33%
  3. Personal Injury: 18%
  4. Trucking Accident: 15%

Attorney Endorsements

13 total 

  • John Michael Borcia

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    John Borcia Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Brian Murphy

    Bryan is a wonderful lawyer who works extremely hard in the successful representation of his injured clients.

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    Brian Murphy Medical Malpractice Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Sinas Dramis Law Firm

3380 Pine Tree Road
Lansing, MI, 48911

321 North Clark Street
5th Floor
Chicago, IL, 60654

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200808/17/2015
MIActive And In Good Standing199208/06/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2015
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2014
2015 Lawyer of the Year - Personal Injury, Plaintiffs (Lansing)Best Lawyers in America2014
Michigan Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2014
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2013
Michigan Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2013
Bicycle Advocacy AwardLeague of Michigan Bicyclists2013
Michigan Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2012
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2012
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2011
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2010
Michigan Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2009
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2009
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2008
Michigan Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2008
Michigan Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2007
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2007
Michigan Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2006
AV/Preeminent RatingMartindale-Hubbell2006

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerLevin & Perconti2008 - Present

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Illinois Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2008 - Present
Illinois State Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
Michigan Trial Lawyers AssociationPresident2003 - 2004
Michigan Association for JusticeMember2003 - Present
Coalition Protecting Auto No-Fault (CPAN)Member2003 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember1992 - Present
State Bar of MichiganMember1992 - Present
American Constitutional SocietyMemberN/A
National Crime Victim Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Ingham County Bar AssociationExecutive Board MemberN/A
American Civil Liberties UnionChair - Lansing Lawyers CommitteeN/A

Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Michigan Bar Journal"Michigan Premises Liability Law: The Open and Obvious Danger Doctrine"1999

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Wayne State University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1992
Michigan State UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1988

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Tri-County Bicycle AssociationMichigan Bicycle Law2014
ICLE Webinar (moderator) - SeptemberThird Party Auto Negligence2014
ICLE Webinar (moderator) - JanuaryThird Party Auto Negligence2014
People's Law SchoolMichigan Bicycle Law2013
No-Fault Institute VIIFighting Section 3116 Tort Liens2010
Michigan State University College of Osteopathic MedicineDepositions and Disability Evaluations2009
Michigan Association for Justice Annual Meeting SeminarDeveloping Damages2009
No-Fault Institute IVTruck Liability Cases2007
Auto No-Fault SeminarGetting Paid Promptly: What Should You Know?2007
60th Annual Melvin Belli SeminarThinking Outside the Tort Reform Box2007
No-Fault Institute IIIAttendant Care Claims: What Should Be Included and How Should It Be Valued?2006
59th Annual Melvin Belli SeminarExposing the Rogue Truck Driver2006
No-Fault Institute IIRoom and Board: Incremental Expense Doctrine after Griffith2005
No-Fault Institute IITrucking Claims: Identifying Issues and Developing Tactics2005
Michigan Trial Lawyers AssociationAnnual Meeting Seminar (co-Moderator)2005
Michigan Trial Lawyers AssociationAnnual Meeting Seminar (co-moderator)2005
Advocacy SeminarDamages: Making the Most of Your Case2005
58th Annual Melvin Belli SeminarEstate of Abdul-Baki v Phillip Sorenson, MD: Representing Arabic Plaintiffs Post-9/112005
Michigan Trial Lawyers AssociationAnnual Meeting Seminar (co-Moderator)2004
Medical Malpractice SeminarTrial Techniques2004
No-Fault Institute IHow Do You Make and Litigate Home Modification and Van Claims?2003
Mosby's Medical Case Management ConventionFriend or Foe: Attorney/Case Manager Interactions (joint presentation with Susan Wisser, RN, MSN, CCM)2003
Michigan Trial Lawyers AssociationAnnual Meeting Seminar (co-Moderator)2003
Michigan Trial Lawyers AssociationUltimate Advocacy Seminar (co-Moderator)2003
Michigan Trial Lawyers Association Auto Negligence ExtravaganzaTrucking Accidents: Identifying Issues and Developing Tactics2002
Michigan Trial Lawyers AssociationAnnual Meeting Seminar, co-Moderator2002
Michigan Trial Lawyers AssociationAnnual Meeting Seminar (co-Moderator)2001
How to Hammer Allstate IISuing Allstate for Bad Faith2001
Case Management Society of Michigan (presentation given to Detroit, Grand Rapids, and Flint chapters)Legal Issues Affecting Case Management in Michigan2000
Brain Injury Association of Michigan Annual ConferenceProtect Your No-Fault Benefits: Do a PIP Check Up Now! (joint presentation with George Sinas and Catherine Groll)2000
Mosby's Medical Case Management ConventionThe Odd Couple: Case Manager - Attorney Interactions (joint presentation with Susan Wisser, RN, MSN)1999
Michigan Trial Lawyers Association Seminar in the SnowPrivileges and Immunities Under Michigan Law1999
Michigan Trial Lawyers AssociationAnnual Meeting Seminar (co-Moderator)1999
Institute of Continuing Legal EducationOpen and Obvious Dangers and Foreseeable Acts of Third Parties1999
Institute of Continuing Legal EducaitonPremises Liability Case Strategies and Defenses1999
The Nuts and Bolts of Personal Injury PracticeAn Overview of Michigan Premises Liability Law1998
Seminar in the SnowMichigan Premises Liability Law: The Open and Obvious Danger Doctrine1998
Michigan Trial Lawyers Association Annual MeetingMichigan Premises Liability Law: The Open and Obvious Danger Doctrine1998
MAJ Premises Liability Evening ForumTrial Tips in Premises Liability CasesN/A
MAJ No-Fault InstituteJury Selection in an Automobile Negligence CaseN/A