criminal defense lawyer in Michigan

Filed Under (Michigan) by Editor on 05-21-2012

Mr. Joseph Simon is a renowned criminal defense lawyer in Michigan who has dedicated 25 years of his life defending clients accused of every sort of crime. Beginning from the year 1986, Mr. Simon has tried hundreds of criminal cases and handled criminal offenses including state and federal crimes, felonies and misdemeanors, DUI, juvenile delinquency, and driver’s license restoration.

A lawyer with exceptional legal ability, Mr. Simon is listed in the Best Lawyers in America under the specialty of criminal defense.  He has also been selected as one of Michigan’s criminal defense Super Lawyers from 2007-2009. He is an AV®-rated attorney by Martindale-Hubbell.

Business Lawyers in Detroit | Henry E. Mistele

Filed Under (Michigan) by Editor on 04-24-2012

Henry E. Mistele joined the firm of Campbell, O’Brien & Mistele, P.C. in 1970 and is now one of the partners. He serves on the boards of various corporate, non-profit and professional organizations.

Areas of practice

  • Civil trial practice
  • Business formation, transactions, mergers, and acquisitions
  • Business and commercial law
  • Probate, estate planning, and trust administration
  • Construction and real estate law

Admitted to practice


  • AV® Preeminent Peer Review RatedSM by Martindale-Hubbell®
  • Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers™


  • University of Detroit, JD, 1966
  • Wheaton College, BA, 1963

Professional memberships

  • State Bar of Michigan
  • Oakland County Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Delta Theta Phi – Law Fraternity

Mr. Mistele is an experienced business attorney in Detroit who has 40 years of extensive experience as both entrepreneur, as well as in representing clients n Southeast Michigan.

Campbell, O’Brien & Mistele Attorneys At Law
100 W. Big Beaver Road, Suite 385
Troy, Michigan 48084
(248) 743-9800

Michigan Estate Planning Lawyer | J. Douglas Otlewski

Filed Under (Michigan) by Editor on 04-20-2012

J. Douglas Otlewski, an estate planning attorney at the Law Firm of Oltewski & Maloney, is dedicated to helping clients with their legal matters regarding estates elder law and trusts in Oakland County, Michigan.


  • University of Detroit Mercy, J.D.

Admitted to Practice

  • Michigan, 1978

Professional Memberships & Associations

With over 30 years of experience as a Michigan estate planning lawyer, Mr. Otlewski is familiar with all aspects of estate planning including probate, wills & trusts, special needs planning, minor & adult guardianships, collections and more.

Otlewski & Maloney, P.C.
118 Walnut Boulevard
Rochester, MI 48307

Michigan Employment Attorney | Deborah L. Gordon

Filed Under (Michigan) by Editor on 03-07-2012

The Law Office of Deborah L. Gordon offers legal services in the areas of employment, civil rights and other personal injuries. The firm is located in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan.

As a dedicated Michigan employment lawyer, attorney Deborah L. Gordon offers legal help with labor and employment related cases.

Admitted to Practice

• Michigan, 1977

Memberships and Associations

• American Board of Trial Advocates
• Wayne County Case Evaluation Tribunal Plaintiff’s Selection Committee
• Michigan Trial Lawyers Association
• Federal Bar Association’s Board of Directors


• University of Detroit, School of Law, Class of 1976, J.D.
• University of Michigan, Class of 1968, B.A.

Law Office of Deborah L. Gordon
33 Bloomfield Hills Parkway
Suite 275
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304
(248) 258-2500

Muskegon Healthcare Lawyer | Doug McPhail

Filed Under (Michigan, Populaws) by Editor on 03-07-2012

Grand Rapids healthcare lawyer Doug McPhail has more than 20 years’ experience in estate planning and is known for his thoroughness and attention to detail.

The estate planning law firm of McPhail & Associates, PLC was founded by estate planning attorney Doug McPhail. The law firm focuses exclusively on Medicaid planning and estate planning issues, including wills, trusts and powers of attorney.

Admitted To Practice

  • Michigan, 1989


McPhail & Associates, plc
800 E. Ellis Road
Muskegon, Michigan 49441

Detroit Criminal Defense Attorney | Harold Z. Gurewitz

Filed Under (Michigan, Populaws) by Editor on 03-06-2012

Established in 1995, Gurewitz & Raben, PLC is a highly qualified criminal defense law firm in Detroit, MI whose attorneys have more than 60 years of combined experience practicing law.

Detroit criminal defense attorney Harold Z. Gurewitz has been practicing law for 40 years. Over this time, he has been published numerous times, received an array of awards, and is involved in many professional associations.


  • Michigan
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern and Western Districts of Michigan
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court


Gurewitz and Raben, PLC
333 West Fort St #1100
Detroit, MI 48226-3150

Oakland County Michigan Divorce Attorney | B. Andrew Rifkin

Filed Under (Michigan, Populaws) by Editor on 01-18-2012

For over 17 years, Mr. Rifkin’s experience and expertise have allowed him to successfully cover a wide variety of complex legal matters including matrimonial law, divorce, property division, child custody, financial support and many other legal issues. Mr. Rifkin was recognized as a “Super Lawyer” by the Michigan Super Lawyers in 2009 for his excellence and skill in the practice of family law, Mr. Rifkin has a successful track record, making him a preferred family lawyer for any couple contemplating separation or divorce in Michigan.


Detroit, Michigan, October 15, 1965

Law School:


  • University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, B.A., Economics, with distinction/honors, 1987

Bar Admissions:

  • 1992, Michigan
  • 1992, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
  • 1993, Colorado
  • 1994, U.S. District Court, District of Colorado

Areas of Practice:

  • Divorce
  • Matrimonial Law
  • Separation Agreements
  • Spousal Support
  • Restraining Orders


  • Oakland County Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • State Bar of Michigan
  • Michigan Trial Lawyers Association

Located in Michigan, Oakland County divorce attorney B. Andrew Rifkin treats his Michigan family law cases with the respect and care they deserve.

B. Andrew Rifkin
380 North Old Woodward Avenue #320
Birmingham, MI 48009
(248) 642-6655