I am an attorney with over 11 years of experience in all West Michigan and Metro Detroit counties specializing in:
Criminal defense representation for all misdemeanor and felony charges, including: Drunk Driving/OWI, Drug Crimes, Criminal Sexual Conduct, Armed/Unarmed Robbery, Assault and Battery, Assault with Intent to Commit Great Bodily Harm, Domestic Vioence, Larceny/Theft crimes, Home Invasion, Trespass, MIP, Creating a Disturbance, and Resisting/Obstructing Police.
Family Law representation: Divorce, Child Custody, Support, Abuse and Neglect, and Parental Rights cases.
Driver License representation: all issues involving license restoration hearings before the Secretary of State, circuit court appeals, and Implied Consent hearings.
Criminal Record Expungements.
Juvenile Delinquency cases.
Criminal and Civil Appeals.
Licensed since 2003
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|MI||Active And In Good Standing||2003||06/27/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Top 100 Trial Lawyers||The National Trial Lawyers||2014|
|Principal Attorney||Simkins Law||2006 - Present|
|Intern - Drug House Unit||Wayne County Prosecutor's Office, Detroit, Mi||2002 - 2002|
|Student Attorney||Free Legal Aid Clinic||2000 - 2000|
|Direct Care Youth Counselor||St. John's Home||1997 - 1999|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Murray Lake Association||Board Member||2012 - Present|
|State Bar of Michigan, Criminal Law Section||Member||N/A|
|State Bar of Michigan, General Practice Section||Member||N/A|
|State Bar of Michigan, Family Law Section||Member||N/A|
|State Bar of Michigan, Juvenile Law Section||Member||N/A|
|State Bar of Michigan, Prisons and Corrections Section||N/A||N/A|
|Grand Rapids Bar Association||Attorney Member||N/A|
|Michigan State University||Criminal Justice||BA - Bachelor of Arts||N/A|
|Wayne State University Law School||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||N/A|
|Divorce, Child Custody and Child Support at Western Michigan University||Family Law||2012|
|BNI||Drunk Driving - Overview of procedural and legal issues||2011|