I have been practicing criminal defense law since I earned my law license in 1987.... more
I have been practicing criminal defense law since I earned my law license in 1987. The cases that I have handled have included everything from homocides to trespassing tickets. My primary counties of practice are Livingston, Washtenaw, Ingham and Oakland However, I have also covered other neighboring counties as well such as Jackson, Clinton, Genesee, etc. My favorite pastimes are bike r... view profile
I specialize in divorce, custody, parenting time, guardianship, and adoption issues.... more
I specialize in divorce, custody, parenting time, guardianship, and adoption issues. I offer free initial consultations and reasonable rates. I pride myself on being a communicative, supportive, and honest advocate for my clients' best interests.
I grew up in Ypsilanti and Livonia and always wanted to be a lawyer. I worked and... more
I grew up in Ypsilanti and Livonia and always wanted to be a lawyer. I worked and volunteered since I was 14, started my first business when I was 18, and helped create LEAP – Lawyers for Equal Access Project, Inc. to help people with moderate means who could not afford standard attorney rates. Since then, I served on several legal committees and associations, usually focusing on poverty and ... view profile
General practice attorneys perform a wide range of legal services but usually do not focus on a single area of the law. You will usually find a general practice lawyer in a small town, but big cities have them as well. You might consider a general practice lawyer as a “Jack of all Trades” who can give advice in many legal areas, represent you in common lawsuits and negotiations, and prepare everyday agreements and contracts. If you have a legal issue and aren't sure what type of lawyer should handle it, a general practice attorney is a good starting point. A general practice lawyer will refer you to an attorney who handles a specific practice area if necessary.