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The Law Offices of Raymond A. Cassar, PLC, is one of Michigan’s preeminent Criminal Defense law firms.  We are committed to doing everything possible to win every case, for every client.


We believe that the way to become the best at what you do is to specialize in one specific area of law.  That’s why we focus our efforts entirely on providing superior criminal defense. 


You will not find more professional, aggressive, skillful, passionate defense attorneys. We have over 40 years of combined legal experience in the field of Criminal Defense. We have earned a reputation as the law firm to go to for the highest quality legal team.


We represent individuals who have been accused of any crime, misdemeanor or felony in all Michigan and Federal Courts. Our attorneys are pleased to advise to you if you have been charged with a crime in a Michigan or Federal Court.  You may call us at (313)278-8811 or (248)855-0911. Or, learn more about us on our website at:


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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 80%
    32 years, 5 thousand cases
  2. DUI & DWI: 20%
    32 years, 5 thousand cases



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  • Chelsea Megan Rebeck

    Ray is an outstanding attorney. He truely cares about his clients and about people. I highly recommend him for any criminal matter. If you need help, you want Ray on your side. Hands down the best criminal defense attorney in Michigan.


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    I endorse this lawyer. Ray is a true professional and exhibits the highest degree of integrity. Ray will fight for his clients' constitutional rights and provide the best defense possible.


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Contact info

Law Offices of Raymond A Cassar PLC

30445 Northwestern Highway.
Suite 220
Farmington Hills, MI, 48334


MIActive And In Good Standing198405/14/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Michigan Super LawyerNational Super Lawyer Directory2013
Top Lawyers 2010 In Criminal DefenseDetroit's Premier Business Journal2013
AV Peer Review Rating Highest Ethical and Legal AbilityMartindale-Hubbell2013
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerLaw Offices of Raymond A. Cassar PLC1984 - Present
Adjunct ProfessorOakland Community College1984 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Oakland Bar AssociationsMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
State Bar of MichiganMemberN/A
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMemberN/A
Criminal Defense Association of MichiganMemberN/A
Federal Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
U.S. v (Robinhood)Excellent
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Publication nameTitleDate
Inside the Minds (Aspatore Books)TRENDS IN DUI DISCOVERY, Authored Chapter on Building A Successful Strategy For DUI Cases Using Discovery2011
Institute of Legal EducationHow to Supress a Confession2009
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Detroit Mercy School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1984
University of Michigan, Ann ArborN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1981
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
WebinarEffective Sentencing Advocacy2014
Michigan State Police AcademyExpert Witnesses: the Defense Perspective2013
WebinarEffectively Running a Criminal Defense Practice2012
WebinarRepresenting High School and College students2012
Farmington PTASexting and Child Pornography in our schools2012
Charley's Franchise ConventionHiring and Firing for the Franchisee2012
Michigan Corrections Annual MeetingCommunity Corrections and the Need for Change2011
Michigan Youth's Conference on LeadershipLeadership In The Law2010
Criminal Law IssuesCriminal Law2010
Young Lawyer's AssociationHow To Help your Client's When They Are Charged with a Crime2008
ACCESS Training CentersCriminal Records & Expungements2008
National Association of PolygraphersUse of Polygraphs for the Criminal Defense Attorney2007
Institute of Continuing Legal EducationDefending Domestic Violence Cases2007
Michigan Association of ParalegalsCriminal Forfeiture2000