Michael has received 5 client reviews
Posted by: Ann, 5 months ago.
I recently saw Michael for a legal matter and found him to be very informative, detailed and helpful. He was easy to get along with and my issue was resolved with his advice. I will definitely use him in the future. Thank you Michael.
Third Party Custody
Posted by: a Child Custody client, 11 months ago.
I have been working with Mike since April 2012 with a third a 3rd party custody case. Mike is always "on the ball", quick to answer when I have an issue and I most of all appreciate that he is so well level headed and a great listener. He has great advise and is always 2 steps ahead of the game. My case is not yet final, but even is it does not turn out the way as I plan I will be so greatful that I have had Mike Dewitt on my side!! I would recommend Mike to anyone, He Rocks!!!
Effective Lawyer & Nice Guy
Posted by: a Divorce client, over 1 year ago.
In 2004, I had a domestic violence charge against me, child custody, child-support, property dispersal & a highly contentious dissolution. Mike defended me in criminal court, walked me through the dissolution process and was instrumental in getting me a reasonable settlement. Moreover, Mike was always honest with me (good news & bad) and he was always there to let me know what options I had. At this point I consider Michael L. DeWitt a friend and a great sounding board. Going through a dissolution is hard but Mike always answered my phone calls, and emails. It was nice to know that whatever the issue was that my attorney was going to get back to me. In 2007 Mike updated my Last Will & Testament. He emailed me the questionnaire, I filled it out, he asked a couple of extra questions and we were done. Very easy, fast and efficient. Last year to the beginning of this year, Mike helped me helped me with a paternity issue. He got me the information I needed. When I submitted it to him, he was quick to get it into court, and signed off by a judge. I got my name on his birth certificate and was able to take my place as my sons father (paperwork wise, Iâ€™m a good daddy). Three weeks ago, I met with Mike for a consult. He gave me options and direction on a different legal matter. Simply put, I trusted/trust him with the most important things in my life (my children) and heâ€™s never been a disappointment. Oh, and this is off the subject, but he also makes a mean cup of coffee (Preferred Clients Only). Thanks for all the help Mr. DeWitt.
Best attorney in Thurston County
Posted by: Barbara, a Family client, almost 3 years ago.
God answered my prayers when I found Mike. I had an attorney prior to him who never returned my calls, didn't keep me informed, didn't give me advice. I had a very difficult case when Mike took over. I talked to multiply attorneys prior to Mike. They all told me it was going to be close to immpossible to get things reversed. When I spoke to Mike and told him my situation he gave me hope. He told me it was not over with yet. He was right. Although he doesn't garuntee he will win every case, he will work hard to do so. Not only did he give me hope but he got everything completely reversed for me. My case was a very difficult one. Mike is very trustworthy, ethical, knowledgeable, and friendly. Mike will stay in communication with you at all time. When you have a question or need an update he will answer you within 1 business day. He has been my attorney for almost 2 years and most of the time I can say that he has answered me within the same business day. Sometimes he even calls after business hours just to give me an answer. If he doesn't know the answer he doesn't pretend. He investigates and then lets you know. I would not trust anyone else with my family law case but Mike. His prices are reasonable and he is aware of how expensive things can get so he tries to do things the best way at the best cost. If you want an attorney that works for you then Mike is who you're looking for.
An Excellent Attorney
Posted by: Pam, a Family client, almost 3 years ago.
Mike just handled an awkward situation for me. I am pleased with the outcome, and very happy with how he handled everything. This matter involved the court, and Mike knew the best way to reach the people that mattered. One thing I respected about him was that if he didn't have all the answers, he was not shy about asking people who did know. He's bright, and he's fast. If I asked a question, he got me an answer within a day. I live out-of-state, so communication was important to me. He was honest and straightforward with me about every phase of the process. Even thought I wanted the issue to "just go away," Mike never let me feel that could happen. He was totally honest with me. Mike has an engaging personality. He's upbeat, even when I was feeling discouraged. Some attorneys are grim to the point of being depressing. Not Mike. He always has a sunny smile for everyone. This is more important than you can imagine! He did his best to keep my expenses to the minimum, too. I would recommend Mike DeWitt to anyone with a Family Law matter.