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Gary E. Tibble is an experienced attorney dedicated to serving clients throughout Southwest Michigan, including Kalamazoo, Portage, and Paw Paw. Mr. Tibble is a member of the Michigan Bar Association and the Kalamazoo Bar Association. He was admitted to the bar in 1990 for all Michigan courts and the U.S. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Michigan. He is also a member of the Kalamazoo Trial Lawyers Association.


Mr. Tibble also holds a Michigan real estate broker's license and is a member of the Sunrise Kiwanis. He is an experienced landlord and real estate investor.


Mr. Tibble was born in Detroit, Michigan. He received a Bachelor of Arts from Western Michigan University in 1977 and a Master of Public Administration from Western in 1980. He received a J.D. from Thomas M. Cooley Law School in 1990.


Mr. Tibble and his wife, Trish, reside in Comstock with their two children.


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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 35%
  2. Real Estate: 25%
  3. Foreclosure: 10%
  4. DUI & DWI: 10%
  5. Other: 20%
  6. More 



Fixed (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

3 total 

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  • Kerry D. Hettinger

    I endorse this lawyer. I have referred several real estate litigation matters to Gary and consider him a fine local attorney.


    Kerry Hettinger Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Robert A. Davidoff

    Gary is a competent, qualified attorney who genuinely cares for and safeguards his clients' interests. I have referred many matters to him without hesitation.


    Robert Davidoff Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Tibble Law Office PC

5144 Gull Road
Kalamazoo, MI, 49048-1046


MIActive And In Good Standing199011/03/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Client Rating 5.0/5.0Martindale-Hubbell2015
Peer Review Rated 4.8/5.0Martindale-Hubbell2015
Client Rating 5.0/5.0Martindale-Hubbell2014
Peer Review Rated 4.8/5.0Martindale-Hubbell2014
Client Rating 5.0/5.0Martindale-Hubbell2013
Peer Review Rated 4.8/5.0Martindale-Hubbell2013
Client Rating 5.0/5.0Martindale-Hubbell2012
Peer Review Rated 4.8/5.0Martindale-Hubbell2012
Peer Review Rated 4.8/5.0Martindale-Hubbell2011
Client Rating 5.0/5.0Martindale-Hubbell2011
AV-Highest rankingLawyers.com2011
Peer Review Rated 4.9/5.0 (AV-highest rating)Martindale-Hubbell2010
Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2009
Peer Review Rated 4.4/5.0Martindale-Hubbell2009
Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2008
Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2007
WMU Dean's List, Honors CollegeWestern Michigan University1977
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PrincipalTibble Law Office, P.C.1990 - Present
Part-time facultyDavenport College1993 - 1993
Field Agent-MDOCState of Michigan1977 - 1991
Association namePosition nameDuration
Comstock Community CenterLegal Aid Clinic Director2003 - Present
Sunrise KiwanisMember2002 - Present
Kalamazoo Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1991 - Present
State of MichiganLicensed Real Estate Broker1991 - Present
State Bar of MichiganMember1990 - Present
Kalamazoo County Bar AssociationMember1990 - Present
Publication nameTitleDate
Journal of Social Science and MedicineNotes from the cancer underground: Participation in the Laetrile movement1978
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Thomas M. Cooley Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1990
Western Michigan UniversityPublic AdministrationM.P.A / Master's1980
Western Michigan UniversityPsychology-Social ScienceBS - Bachelor of Science1977
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Summer Workshop SeriesCriminal Expungement Workshop2010
Forclosure updateReal Estate/Foreclosures2008