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My firm is completely dedicated to helping seriously injured people who need legal help.  We value our clients, we listen to our clients, and we protect our clients.

We have a record in trial that is second to none, and the corporations and insurance companies we battle know this fact, and give our clients the respect they deserve.


We have special expertise in helping victims of traumatic brain injury.  Brain injury cases are very challenging.  Theyrequire a great deal of specialized education and experience by the trial lawyer, in order to obtain the best results.  


I have tried a many cases for psychiatric injuries arising from the trauma of a serious accident.  These manifest as Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, depression, agoraphobia, and other mental difficulties.


We represent victims of spine and spinal cord injuries.  Victims of Quadriplegia, paraplegia demand the very best representaiton to safeguard your future.  We have an outstanding record of results, and have never lost a case against an insurance company.


Christensen Law:  Listening. Protecting. Winning.


Languages spoken: Mandarin, English

Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 50%
    25 years, 2.5 thousand cases
  2. Car Accident: 50%



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    I endorse this lawyer. Dave is one of the best court room advocates for injured victims in the state. You only need to look at his verdicts for validation of his success in the court room.


    Dustin Hoff Personal injury Attorney
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  • Daniel Brian McGuinness

    Mr. Christensen is an excellent attorney and a great person. I highly recommend him.


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Contact info

Christensen Law

25925 Telegraph Rd.
Southfield, MI, 48033


MIActive And In Good Standing199108/04/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2013
Top 50 Consumer LawyersSuperLawyers2013
Leaders in the LawMichigan Lawyers Weekly2012
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2012
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyChristensen Law2007 - Present
PartnerMichigan Auto Law1992 - 2007
Association namePosition nameDuration
Michigan Association for JusticeVice President2014 - 2015
State Bar of MichiganChair, Negligence Law Section2010 - 2011
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Dorado v. Brownstown ConcreteVerdict: $17.8 million for Plaintiff
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Michigan Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1991
Georgetown UniversityChinese EconomicsM.A. Asian Studies1991
San Francisco State UniversityInternational RelationsBA - Bachelor of Arts1983
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
WebcastThird Party No-Fault Practice Tips and Trends2014
No-Fault InstituteRules of the Road & Defendant Depositions2013
Defense Medical ExaminerCross-Examination of Defense Doctor2013
Trial InstituteOpening Statements2012
Insurance Company TacticsNo Fault Institute2012
No Fault InstituteJury Selection in Auto Cases2009
No Fault InstituteProving Life Impact2006
No Fault InstituteHandling Brain Injury Cases2003