How does someone choose the "right attorney"? I believe that the client must feel comfortable with the attorney, along with having confidence in the attorney's abilities in dealing with the issues at hand.
I specialize in criminal and bankruptcy law. I also handle divorce, license restoration, and debt settlement. I offer personal service and have been very successful in keeping my clients out of jail. In practicing bankruptcy law, in addition to guiding my client through the bankruptcy process, I offer advice to my clients on how to avoid various debt traps and how to live within a budget , but only if they want the advise. I respect my client's right to make their own decisions regarding their lives.
Come on in for a free consultation. I may not be the right fit for every person, but you will not get any high pressure tactics, and you can decide if me representing you and your family is the right decision for you.
Licensed since 1995
Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes)
Cash, Check, Credit Card
Tom is sharp. I roomed with him at trial college, and I am on a few list serves with him. He always "direct lines" any legal scenario right to the controlling issues, and is able to formulate the arguments for both sides, and of course, why his side should win!... Highest recommendation.
Paul Youngs Criminal Defense Attorney
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
|MI||Active And In Good Standing||1995||06/27/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Trial College, Advanced Track||Criminal Defense Attorneys of Michigan||2010|
|Trial College||Criminal Defense Attorneys of Michigan||2007|
|Wall of Tolerance||National Campaign for Tolerance||2005|
|American Jurisprudence Award-Criminal Procedure||LCP BW||1990|
|Owner||Law Office of Thomas Baynton||1995 - Present|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Debtors Bar of West Michigan||Member||2010 - Present|
|Better Business Bureau of West Michigan||member A+ rated||2009 - Present|
|National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys||N/A||2008 - 2010|
|Criminal Defense Attorneys of Michigan||N/A||1995 - Present|
|Domestic Violence Case||Both domestic violence case and PPO were dismissed.|
|Criminal case||case dismissed|
|Chapter 13 case||Husband lost job and case was converted to Chapter 7. Client's had almost paid off the vehicles, the arrears on the mortgages were caught up, and all unsecured debt will be discharged.|
|University of Detroit||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1991|