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Aggressive Criminal Defense.  Handled thousands of felony cases.


Languages spoken: English, Arabic

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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
  2. White Collar Crime: 10%
  3. Federal Crime: 10%
  4. DUI & DWI: 10%
  5. Other: 20%
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Attorney endorsements

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  • Nineveh S. Korkis

    I endorse this lawyer. Jamil is highly competent and is very knowledgeable regarding criminal law. As a former prosecutor, Jamil has extensive trial experience. He has a great courtroom presence and obtains excellent results for his clients.


    Nineveh Korkis Litigation Attorney
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  • Gerald R Stahl

    I endorse this lawyer. Jamil is an excellent DUI lawyer in the Detroit area. I would not hesitate to refer him my client's from the West side of the state.


    Gerald Stahl Car accident Attorney
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Contact info

The Khuja Law Firm, PLLC

1360 Porter St., Suite 200
Dearborn, MI, 48124


MIActive And In Good Standing200808/04/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top One PercentNational Association of Distinguished Counsel2015
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2014
10 BestAmerican Institute of DUI/DWI Attorneys2014
Top 40 Under 40The National Trial Lawyers2014
Top Contributor - Criminal DefenseAVVO2013
Cum Laude (Honors)Thomas M. Cooley Law School2008
Mock Trial - Top LitigatorThomas M. Cooley Law School2007
Certificate of Merit - Moot CourtThomas M. Cooley Law School2007
Certificate of Merit - Criminal PracticeThomas M. Cooley Law School2007
Certificate of Merit - PropertyThomas M. Cooley Law School2007
LexisNexis CertificationLexisNexis2007
Certificate of Merit - ContractsThomas M. Cooley Law School2006
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyThe Khuja Law Firm, PLLC2013 - Present
Assistant Prosecuting AttorneyWayne County Prosecutor's Office2010 - 2013
AttorneyJamil Kamel Khuja, LLC2008 - 2010
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Trial Lawyers AssociationAttorney Member2014 - Present
Criminal Defense Attorneys of MichiganAttorney Member2014 - Present
Wayne County Criminal Defense Bar AssociationAttorney Member2013 - Present
Dearborn Bar AssociationAttorney Member2013 - Present
Michigan Muslim Bar AssociationAttorney Member2012 - Present
Arab-American Bar AssociationAttorney Member2012 - Present
State Bar of MichiganAttorney Member2008 - Present
Wayne County Criminal Defense Bar AssociationAttorney Member2008 - 2010
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
State of Michigan v. SMDismissal
State of Michigan v. HFThree felonies reduced to one misdemeanor (Probation)
State of Michigan v. SWDismissal
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Thomas M. Cooley Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2008
University of MichiganPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts2005
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
JudgeMock Trial2011