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John A.M. Ferguson Jr.

John A.M. Ferguson Jr.

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Divorce & Separation, Business, Wills & Living Wills, Credit Repair, Child Custody

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1997

  1. Business: 25%
    18 years
  2. Divorce & Separation: 25%
    13 years
  3. Criminal Defense: 25%
    18 years, 1 thousand cases
  4. Wills & Living Wills: 15%
    18 years
  5. Other: 10%
  6. More 



Hourly ($200/hour), Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Lee Hornberger

    John Ferguson is an outstanding Northern Michigan general practice attorney. He is known for his professionalism, courtesy, and patience. He provides effective expert legal representation in practice areas such as criminal defense, family issues, child custody and adoption, small business law, real estate planning and property.


    Lee Hornberger Mediation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • C. Enrico Schaefer

    I endorse this lawyer. He is knowledgeable, and talented in court. Clients would be lucky to have him as their lawyer.


    C. Schaefer Internet Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

310 W Front St
Suite 401
Traverse City, MI, 49684



MIActive And In Good Standing199709/02/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Board Member of the YearMichigan Jaycees2004

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerJohn Ferguson, PLC2010 - Present
General Legal CounselUnited States Jaycees2009 - Present
Assistant ProsecutorAntrim County2001 - 2002


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Grand Traverse-Leelanau-Antrim Bar AssociationMember2001 - Present
State of Michigan Bar AssociationMember1997 - Present


Publication NameTitleDate
Journal of Maritime Law and CommerceUnearned Wages: Charting the remedy for Great Lakes Seamen1996


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
George Washington University National Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor1996
Alma CollegePolitical ScienceBA1992

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Business Breakfast Club of Elk RapidsLegal Issues Facing Your Home-Based Business2013