I went to college in Kalamazoo, and in law school I worked for various public... more
I went to college in Kalamazoo, and in law school I worked for various public service organizations, including the City of Lansing's teen court, the Attorney General's office, and the Washtenaw County Public Defender's Office.
I grew up wanting to become a lawyer and never considered anything else. I do not... more
I grew up wanting to become a lawyer and never considered anything else. I do not regret that choice. I'm privileged to do what I love which is finding answers and solutions for my clients' problems. Sometimes the answer comes through lawsuits and litigation, but sometimes it comes in the form of good, sound legal advice. I'm married with five children, four teenage boys and one girl. W... view profile
State, local, and municipal lawyers focus on a particular area of state, local, and/or municipal government regulation. These lawyers can work for the government itself or work in the private sector helping people interact with the government. State, local, and municipal lawyers are often former government agency employees and, like their federal law counterparts, usually know the best contacts for each case, and what approach to take when negotiating with local officials.