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Jason Barrix Graduated High School in 1983 from Lawrenceville, Illinois after also attending high school at Wayland Union High School in Wayland Michigan and East Kentwood High School.


Attended Central Michigan university from 1983-1988 graduated with a bachelor of Science; majoring in Political Science with a Concentration in Public Administration.  Minored in Journalism with a emphasis in Public Relations.


While at Central Michigan University, I was Chairman of the College Republicans, sMember of Sigma Pi Fraternity where held leadership .  Internship for State Senate Majority Leader Richard Posthumas and his aide Saul Anuzis.


After College paid staff positon for Michigan congressional district as well as manged or involved in several more races.


Attended Thomas M. Cooley Law School from 1989 until 1993 earning a Juris Doctorate Degree.  Intern as law clerk for the Hon. Dennis Leiber Kent County Circuit Court.


Private Practice upon admission to the State Bar in 1993 and admitted to the United States District Court for the Western District of Michgian 1993.


Practice areas include Personal Injury, Criminal Defense, Drunk Driving, Driver License Restoration, Bankruptcy , Consumer Protection, Mortgage Modification, Credit Repair and Civil and Commercial Litigation.


Member of the State Bar of Michigan including the Negligence Section, Criminal Law Section, Business Section, Sports and Entertainment Section.


Married with three children.






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Practice areas


  1. DUI & DWI: 65%
    23 years
  2. Personal Injury: 20%
    23 years
  3. Criminal Defense: 10%
    23 years
  4. Licensing: 5%
    23 years



Hourly ($90-350/hour), contingent (15-33%), Fixed (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Barrix Law Firm

1545 68th St SE
Suite 201
Grand Rapids, MI, 49508


MIActive And In Good Standing199305/14/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers Association2014
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
N/AForemost Insurance Corpoartion of America1990 - 1992
Association namePosition nameDuration
Michigan Association For JusticeMember2009 - Present
National College of DUI DefenseMember2009 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense AttorneysMember2008 - Present
State Bar of MichiganMember1993 - Present
State Bar of Michigan, Negligence Law SectionMember1993 - Present
State Bar of Michigan, Criminal Law Sectionmember1993 - Present
American Inns of Courtpast member2000 - 2002
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
AnonymousNot Guilty DUI
People V. KlotzNot guilty
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Central Michigan UniversityPolitical ScienceBS - Bachelor of Science1988