Running, Wise & Ford, PLC is a full service law firm with 13 attorneys in offices in Traverse City, Charlevoix and Frankfort.
I am in the Charlevoix office and primarily handle civil litigation but also practice business law, municipal law, family law and criminal defense.
I am a resident of Charlevoix, married with four children, ages 10-18. I am very active in the community serving on the boards listed as well as coaching high school baseball and youth football.
Licensed since 1989
|MI||Active And In Good Standing||1989||03/27/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Who's Who in American Law||Marquis Who's Who||2001|
|Clio High School Alumnus of the Year||Clio Area Educational Foundation||1999|
|Attorney||Running, Wise & Ford, PLC||2007 - Present|
|Partner||Hayes, Telgenhof, Turkelson & Groat, P.C.||2006 - 2006|
|Partner||Joseph, Corcoran & Telgenhof, P.C.||1994 - 2005|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Charlevoix Schools Foundation||Trustee||2007 - 2008|
|Charlevoix Board of Education||President||1995 - 2003|
|City of Charlevoix Planning Commission||Commissioner||1994 - 1995|
|State Bar of Michigan||Member||1989 - 2008|
|GP Solo||Using Legal Assistants in a Family Law Practice||2002|
|Facts & Findings||Is Anyone Listening?||2000|
|Thomas M. Cooley Law School||N/A||Juris Doctor||1989|
|Michigan State University||Business Administration||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1987|