All states require blood tests for newborns within 24 to 48 hours of birth to determine if they have one of a number of medical disorders that, if detected early, can be treated. Yet a new report reveals that many tests are sent late, not at all, or lost altogether, putting babies at serious risk,… Read More
For its 2015 list of Top Lawyers, DBusiness Magazine has named eight Sommers Schwartz attorneys as leaders in the practice of law: William BrukoffRichard FoxJoseph GrinnanRichard GroffskySteven SchwartzRobert SickelsDaniel SwansonNorman Tucker DBusiness has polled thousands of attorneys in Wayne, Oakland, Macomb, Washtenaw, and Livingston counties, asking them to nominate peers across a number of legal specialties, and this year partnered… Read More
Sommers Schwartz is pleased to announce that DBusiness Magazine has selected Andrew Kochanowski, Lisa Rycus Mikalonis, and Norman Tucker for its list of Top Lawyers 2014. DBusiness polled more than 18,000 attorneys in Wayne, Oakland, Macomb, Washtenaw, and Livingston counties, asking them to nominate peers across some 47 legal specialties. Mr. Kochanowski was recognized for… Read More
We are pleased to announce the inclusion of the following lawyers in the 2014 selections for The Best Lawyers in America (Copyright 2014 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, SC). William M. Brukoff – Family Law Richard D. Fox – Personal Injury Litigation Joseph E. Grinnan – Personal Injury Litigation Richard L. Groffsky – Personal Injury Litigation Steven J. Schwartz –… Read More
Like every other jurisdiction, Michigan requires that attorneys from other states who appear in Michigan courts seek temporary privileges by means of a limited pro hac vice admission. Unlike other jurisdictions, however, this mandate applies to arbitration and administrative proceedings, as well. Michigan Court Rule 8.126 provides as follows: Any person who is licensed to… Read More
Are you looking for an attorney to represent you in an employment law business law family law probate medical malpractice or personal injury case? If you are, then Sommers Schwartz can help you in any of these practice areas. This law firm is 40 attorneys strong and handles cases all throughout the state of Michigan…. Read More
We at Sommers Schwartz are proud to endorse University of Michigan Law Professor Bridget Mary McCormack in her candidacy for a spot on the Michigan Supreme Court, but we couldn’t imagine that we’d be in such good company! Regulars from NBC’s drama series “The West Wing” including Martin Sheen, Lily Tomlin, Joshua Malina, Janel Moloney,… Read More
We are pleased to announce the launch of our Michigan Law Blog.