Accomplishments— over 40 Verdicts and settlements over $1,000,000 including:

  • $9.0 million settlement involving a man who became paralyzed from a defective tire, unstable vehicle, and inadequate inspection of the vehicle

  • $7 million settlement involving burn injuries from a truck collision

  • $6.1 million settlement involving a wrongful death in an automobile collision

  • $4.6 million settlement involving an electrocution injury from a fallen utility wire

  • $40 million involving brain damage from mechanical device

  • $3.0 million settlement for a closed head injury due to an automobile collision

  • $2.3 million settlement in a series of cases involving defective medical devices

  • $2.1 million verdict involving injuries sustained on a construction project

  • $2.2 million involving wrongful death in a truck collision with an automobile

  • $2.1 million settlement involving injuries sustained during pipe explosion

  • $2.0 million verdict involving a closed head injury occurring during an automobile collision

  • $2.0 million verdict involving an arm amputation from a defective power press

  • many other cases with verdicts or settlements over $1.0 million dollars

Professional Associations, Memberships, honors, and awards past and present

  • American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA), Past President, National Board Representative, Executive Board Member, Advocate Level

  • Michigan Super Lawyer Top 100

  • State Bar of Michigan, Master Lawyer

  • Michigan Association for Justice, Executive Board Member, Sustaining Member, Chair Person Products Liability

  • American Association for Justice, State Delegate

  • American Association for Justice, Executive Board Member, Sustaining Member

  • Roscoe Pound Foundation, Member

  • Trial Lawyers for Public Justice, Member

  • American Bar Association, Member

  • National Trial Lawyers Association - Top 100 Trial Attorneys - National Trial Lawyers Association

  • Michigan Super Lawyer Top 100

  • Master Lawyer - State Bar of Michigan

  • Who's Who in America

  • Who's Who in American Law

  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum

  • Martindale Hubbell Rating - AV Preeminent