American Institute of Family Lawyers Top 10 Attorneys. Excellence in service is how we were electedA tough criminal lawyer with over 25 years experience and tenacity.
I have been advising Michigan residents on current law for 25 years. Let my experience and tenure bring resolution for your legal needs. By evaluating your case and addressing your options I can successfully navigate you through the legal process.
Legal disputes may seem daunting; let me take the stress out of it for you. It’s what I do.
Contact me for a gratis 30 minute consultation.
I graduated from Michigan State University (Go Spartans) in 1986 with a Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management and a Juris Doctorate degree from Michigan State University College of Law 1989. I was also the past president of the Rochester Bar Association, I sit on the MOOT court of law for the local judges, and I am licensed to practice law in the United States Federal Court.
Scott is married with 2 daughters and enjoys spending time in Northern Michigan, does volunteer work, and semi-noncompetitive golf.
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Scott is one of the most innovative, resourceful and knowledgeable lawyers you will have the chance to work with. His entire practice has been structured around the client. When you hire Scott, you can be assured he will find the best possible result for you. I highly recommend him.
|MI||Active And In Good Standing||1990||02/11/2017|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Client Distinction Award||Martindale-Hubbell||2016|
|America's Most Honored Professionals||American Registry||2016|
|10 Best Client Satisfaction||American Institute of Family Law Attorneys||2015|
|10 Best DUI/DWI Attorneys||American Institute of DUI/DWI Attorneys||2015|
|25 Years of Service Recgonition||Martindale-Hubbell||2015|
|10 Best Family Law Attorneys||American Institute of Family Law Attorneys||2015|
|Excellent Rated Attorney||Avvo||2014|
|Certificate of Completion Probate & Estate Planning||Institute of Continuing Legal Education||2011|
|Certificate of Completion Family Law Program||Institute of Continuing Legal Education||2010|
|Certificate of Completion Personal Financial Planning||Oakland University School of Business Administration||2009|
|Leadership Award||Rochester Bar Association||2005|
|Owner- Attorney||Sumner & Associates, PC||1990 - Present|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Thrift Realty, Inc.||Associate Broker||1995 - Present|
|North Oakland County Board of Realtors||Member||1991 - Present|
|Oakland County Bar Association||N/A||1990 - Present|
|Rochester Bar Association||Member||1990 - Present|
|State Bar of Michigan||N/A||1989 - Present|
|Rochester Bar Association||President||2005 - 2006|
|People vs. Wojdyla||Reduced to Double Parking|
|People vs. Beatty||Reduced to Civil Infraction|
|People vs. Nalos||Dismissal|
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|Michigan State University College of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1989|