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Practice areas


  1. Employment: 95%
    2 years
  2. Litigation: 2%
    2 years
  3. Wrongful Death: 1%
    2 years
  4. Personal Injury: 1%
    2 years
  5. General Practice: 1%
    2 years

Attorney endorsements

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  • Timothy P. Smith

    Joey is one of the top employment litigators in the state. He is tenacious, knowledgable, intuitive, and aggressive in his pursuit of justice for his clients. Fantastic lawyer!


    Timothy Smith Personal injury Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Robert H. Roether

    Joey is a first rate attorney. A wide number of lawyers, including me, value Joey's judgment and knowledge and seek his opinion. I have referred employment matters to Joey and wouldn't hesitate to do so in the future.


    Robert Roether Personal injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

The Niskar Law Firm, PLLC

30445 Northwestern Hwy.
Suite. 250
Farmington Hills, MI, 48334-5401


MIActive And In Good Standing199605/14/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Michigan Super LawyerMichigan Super Lawyers2015
Michigan Super LawyerMichigan Super Lawyers2014
Top Lawyersdbusiness2014
Michigan Super LawyerMichigan Super Lawyers2013
Michigan Super LawyerMichigan Super Lawyers2012
Michigan Super LawyerMichigan Super Lawyers2011
Michigan Super LawyerMichigan Super Lawyers2010
Michigan Super LawyerMichigan Super Lawyers2009
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerThe Niskar Law Firm, PLLC2008 - Present
AssociateErlich, Rosen & Bartnick, P.C.1999 - 2008
AssociateKohl, Secrest, Wardle, Lynch, Clark & Hampton1996 - 1999
Association namePosition nameDuration
Michigan Association for JusticeMemberN/A
Federal Bar AssociationMemberN/A
National Employment Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Publication nameTitleDate
Institute of Continuing Legal Education (Michigan), Employment Litigation in MichiganCo-Author, Chapter on Whistleblower & Retaliation Claims2015
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Detroit Mercy School of LawN/AN/A1996
Michigan State UniversityN/AB.A.1993
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Various MAJ SeminarsVarious MAJ SeminarsN/A