I am a lifelong metro-Detroiter, born, raised and educated in Detroit and Ive... more
I am a lifelong metro-Detroiter, born, raised and educated in Detroit and Ive practiced law from my offices in Birmingham and Bloomfield since the early seventies.Through my profession, I have been privileged with the opportunity to have helped many people successfully navigate the judicial system and move forward into the better parts of their lives. Aside from law, I have always been interest... view profile
After spending more than ten years as an Assistant Oakland County Prosecutor, I left... more
After spending more than ten years as an Assistant Oakland County Prosecutor, I left in 2003 to specialized in criminal defense. We take pride in aggressively representing our client's individual needs. We are proud of our stellar reputation and have never paid one penny in order to advertise for a client.
Patrick T. Barone, is the Founding Partner and CEO of the Barone Defense Firm, with... more
Patrick T. Barone, is the Founding Partner and CEO of the Barone Defense Firm, with offices in Birmingham and Grand Rapids Michigan. The Barone Defense Firm includes six highly skilled lawyers exclusively devoted to the defense of allegedly intoxicated drivers, including those cases involving serious injury or death; no other cases are accepted. Because of this the Barone Defense Firm has becom... view profile
If you are suspected of driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs, you may be arrested for DUI (driving under the influence). Depending on the state, the specific crime is also called DWI (driving while intoxicated), OUI (operating under the influence), or OWI (operating while intoxicated). A DUI conviction has serious consequences (for example, losing your driving privileges); but an experienced DUI attorney can often get the charges dropped or reduced, or may be able to negotiate lesser penalties depending on your circumstances and your past history.