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Hilf & Hilf, PLC offers outstanding legal representation in the areas of criminal defense and immigration law.  We have succeeded where others have failed, because we do not give up on those we represent, and or adversaries know that we will not back down.


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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 80%
    19 years, 10 thousand cases
  2. Immigration: 10%
    5 years, 100 cases
  3. DUI & DWI: 5%
    4 years, 1 thousand cases
  4. Speeding Ticket: 5%
    4 years, 1 thousand cases



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Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Hilf & Hilf, PLC

1775. W. Big Beaver Road
Troy, MI, 48084


MIActive And In Good Standing199608/04/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 100 LawyersAmerican Society of Legal Advocates2014
Top ContributorAvvo2013
Lead Counsel LC Rated in Criminal LawLead Counsel2013
Top 10 Attorney AwardNational Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys2013
Client's ChoiceAvvo2012
client presentationV.F.2010
client presentationM.Z.2004
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerHilf & Hilf, PLC1997 - Present
Judicial clerk6th Circuit Court of Michigan1995 - 1997
Association namePosition nameDuration
Better Business BureauMember2012 - Present
Oakland County Criminal AssignmentLevel 1 - capital offense attorney1999 - Present
Michigan Bar AssociationMember1996 - Present
Federal Bar AssociationMember1991 - Present
Oakland County Bar AssociationMember2008 - 2010
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
People v. M.Z.Not Guilty Jury Verdict
People v. V.M.Not Guilty Jury Verdict
People v. M.D.Not Guilty Jury Verdict
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Publication nameTitleDate
Inside the Minds (Aspatore Books)Jury Selection In Criminal Cases2013
www.hilfandhilf.comCareless Driving2012
www.hilfandhilf.comChild Sexually Abusive Activity2012
www.hilfandhilf.comCriminal Sexual Conduct2012
www.hilfandhilf.comDrinking and Driving2012
www.hilfandhilf.comDrug Offenses in Michigan2012
www.hilfandhilf.comFelonious Assault2012
www.hilfandhilf.comReckless Driving2012
www.hilfandhilf.comImmigration Consequences for Retail Fraud Conviction2012
www.hilfandhilf.comThe Motivation to Lie2012
www.hilfandhilf.comWhy Hire a Criminal Defense Lawyer2011
www.hilfandhilf.comAiding and Abetting, Accessory, and Attempt2011
www.hilfandhilf.comAlibi Criminal Defense2011
www.hilfandhilf.comArmed Robbery2011
www.hilfandhilf.comAsylum - Potential Questions2011
www.hilfandhilf.comAttempted Murder2011
www.hilfandhilf.comAutomobile Theft Related Offenses2011
www.hilfandhilf.comBreaking and Entering with Intent2011
www.hilfandhilf.comCarrying a Concealed Weapon2011
www.hilfandhilf.comChild Neglect and Abuse Cases - Your Parental Rights2011
www.hilfandhilf.comCobbs Agreements, Plea Bargains, Sentencing Agreements2011
www.hilfandhilf.comConspiracy in Michigan2011
www.hilfandhilf.comContempt of Court2011
www.hilfandhilf.comCriminal Sentencing Advice2011
www.hilfandhilf.comCriminal Sentencing Options2011
www.hilfandhilf.comDelivery of Marijuana2011
www.hilfandhilf.comEB2 - National Interest Waivers2011
www.hilfandhilf.comEB5 Questions for the Regional Center2011
www.hilfandhilf.comEB5 Basic Information2011
www.hilfandhilf.comFelony Firearm2011
www.hilfandhilf.comHYTA Holmes Youthful Trainee Act2011
www.hilfandhilf.comNSF Check - Bad Check Cases2011
www.hilfandhilf.comRetail Fraud2011
www.hilfandhilf.comUttering and Publishing2011
www.hilfandhilf.comImmigration Consequences of Drug Conviction2011
www.hilfandhilf.comViolation of Probation2011
www.hilfandhilf.comObtaining Bail or Bond2011
www.hilfandhilf.comPreliminary Examinations2011
www.hilfandhilf.comMichigan SAI MDOC Boot Camp2011
www.hilfandhilf.comGreen Card vs. Citizenship2011
www.hilfandhilf.comTraffic Ticket Defense2011
www.hilfandhilf.comTypes of Assault2011
www.hilfandhilf.comMichigan Sentencing Guidelines2011
www.hilfandhilf.comTypes of Probation2011
www.hilfandhilf.comSentencing Options2011
www.hilfandhilf.comWhy Hire an Immigration Attorney2011
www.hilfandhilf.comMinor In Possession (MIP)2011
www.hilfandhilf.comLocal Ordinance Violations2011
www.hilfandhilf.comStudent Visas2011
www.hilfandhilf.comDiscrimination Related Offenses2011
www.hilfandhilf.comFailure to Pay Child Support2011
Brown Bag Lunch SeriesPreliminary Examination Strategy2008
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Detroit College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1996
University of Michigan, Ann ArborCommunicationsBA - Bachelor of Arts1991
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Brown Bag Lunch SeriesPreliminary Examinations2014
Street Beat Television ProgramImmigration and Naturalization2013
brown bag lunch seriesPreliminary Examination Strategy2008
regional conferenceOpening Statement2007
conferenceClosing Argument2006
regional conferenceJury Selection2005