My practice is and has always been a general practice. It involves all aspects of pre-trial, trial and appellate proceedings. It includes: consultation with clients: correspondence with courts, clients, and other counsel: conducting legal research: preparation of motions, legal memoranda, and briefs: court appearances for trials, hearings, and oral arguments in various courts throughout Michigan.
Recent automobile negligence cases resulted in settlements of $145,000 (Broken Leg), $130,000 (Knee Injury), $100,000 (Broken Nose). Other automobile negligence, medical malpractice and personal injury cases have resulted in settlements and trial verdicts totaling millions dollars for his clients.
Won a trial for wrongful and false accusations of rape: Verdict: $142,000
Won a jury verdict in a homosexual rape case by a foster father, the $658,000 jury verdict was largest Jackson County jury verdict at the time.
Won a 5 week jury trial in St. Joseph, Michigan, a jury verdict with an award of costs and attorney fees was over $410,000 in an automobile negligence case.
Won a trial in Ionia County in a “hit & run” case. Verdict of $375,000 continues to be collected which with accumulated interest, has a value of over $1,100,000.
Most recent “big” case - 2005, [Article from Michigan Lawyers Weekly]: WRONGFUL DEATH SUIT SETTLES FOR $600,000.00