Our Experience \ Your Advantage

The attorneys at Sommers Schwartz have been consistently winning legal battles in Michigan, California, and around the United States. We are combat tested and battle proven, obtaining billions in settlements and verdicts for our clients.

ESTABLISHED
excellence

Talent, intelligence, resources, and determination give us an advantage in the legal arena. It is why we win big, time after time, year after year.

DECADES
of experience

For more than 45 years, we have outworked and outmaneuvered insurance companies, hospitals, and corporations to obtain results for our clients.

PROVEN
winners

Our team of attorneys and legal professionals have won more than $1 billion in verdicts and settlements for our clients and their families.

A Trusted Authority

Our attorneys have been featured on local and national media outlets, including:

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Detroit personal injury lawyers

Founded in Michigan. Representing Clients Nationwide.

When you engage a Sommers Schwartz attorney, you are engaging a whole regiment of legal experts something few firms in the legal industry can do.

Choosing a law firm to represent you when you have been harmed is one of the most important decisions you may ever make. Choose wisely. Choose Sommers Schwartz. You pay nothing for our services until we win your case.

Our Promise: You pay nothing until we win your case.

Millions of dollars recovered. Countless lives changed.

Our winning track record & reputation speak for themselves

Sommers Schwartz attorneys are well known and highly regarded in each area in which we practice. Our reputation and winning track record are proof of our accomplishments.

Our Practice Areas

Reputation is everything. Sommers Schwartz attorneys excel in each of these areas, earning stellar reputations and achieving winning records for our clients.

Unlike law firms that pass your case off to another firm, we handle every aspect of your lawsuit in house. In fact, we are the firm to which other attorneys and former clients regularly refer cases.

Our Promise

We know your legal rights, and we will protect them as if we were fighting for our own families.

Helping our clients heal physically, emotionally, and financially is what drives us, and we will use our collective talents and resources to help you, always with a compassionate and personalized approach.

Expert litigators / Honest Counselors

Why Choose Sommers Schwartz

Sommers Schwartz is one of Michigan's premier law firms, with more than four decades of experience and rich heritage. We are confident that we can help you win your case, but confidence alone does not set us apart from other attorneys and firms.

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Customized Service

We give you service tailored to you from start to finish, and we personally handle each case we take. Our attorneys are trustworthy, understanding, and honored to help you and your family during a time of need.

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Depth of Talent

Our cooperative approach to practicing law gives us our professional edge. No one else has our depth of talent and experience, which is exactly what you need on your side.

Plus, there is no fee until we win your case.

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Collaboration and Teamwork

Although Sommers Schwartz has dozens of attorneys, we are more than just a group of lawyers who work together at the same firm. We are a team and actively strive to provide the best environment for clients and staff. Helping people heal after a severe or tragic event is our passion, and we will use our collective talents and resources to achieve the best possible outcome for you.

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Trusted Results

We are the firm to whom other attorneys refer their loved ones, thanks to our superior experience, knowledge, and heart.

That makes Sommers Schwartz different.

Promoting Volunteerism

Sommers Schwartz Serves

Our firm is proud to support organizations that fight for the futures of people in need. Through Sommers Schwartz Serves – our community involvement program – we donate time, leadership, and funds to nonprofits that champion causes such as social justice, food insecurity, child welfare, women’s health, and people with disabilities. Giving back is the right thing to do, and it’s been a pillar of Sommers Schwartz’s culture from the day the firm opened its doors.

Read more about what we do in the community.

Sommers Schwartz in the community

A Client Talks about Andy Dragovic

My wife had an accident, tripping over a cable line that wasn’t buried. Andy represented us and were very pleased with the outcome. Andy was very professional, personable, and quick to respond to us, answering any of our questions or concerns. The whole firm was responsive to our concerns, and…

Praise for Dina Zalewski

The lawyers at Sommers Schwartz, P.C. were nothing short of amazing when I came to them with my medical malpractice case! Dina truly helped to put my mind at ease and because of her and her firm, I finally have closure and can begin my healing process! I just want…

Gratitude for Rob Sickels

When our world was shattered by an unexpected medical diagnosis, we were referred to Rob Sickels of Sommers Schwartz. What a blessing to get this referral as Rob listened to us with caring and compassion, spent all the time necessary to help us, was always honest with us about our…

A Grateful Client Talks About Dina Zalewski

Dina never lied to us and was very straightforward. I feel like she took me under her wing. She got me through something that I thought was going to be incredibly difficult for me to relive. Dina felt like a friend, somebody I could trust and look to for guidance….

About Dina Zaleski, Rick Groffsky, and Andy Dragovic

Dina, Rick, and Andy were amazing lawyers. They helped me through an incredibly difficult time in my life after losing my son. I wanted answers on why, and they helped me through the whole process and they got me answers. After I lost my son, I was severely depressed. Every…

A Medical Malpractice Client Recommends Matt Turner

Matt Turner and his whole staff have acted very professionally, respectfully, and responsively to my every need. I highly recommend him to represent you in any legal matter you may have. Thank you again for all your help and guidance.

Appreciation for Mary Pat Rosen

I want you to know how much I appreciate you and your staff’s kindness and desire to find justice for my husband. Life certainly has it’s turns and twist and we must learn to move with them to embrace peace and new beginnings.

Although a Claim Couldn’t Be Brought, a Client Told Mary Pat Rosen Meyers…

Thank you again for looking into everything, and we understand entirely that your hands are tied due to the statute of limitations in Michigan. We greatly appreciate both the effort you and your staff put in and the professionalism and kindness with which you did it.

Our Clients Say It Best

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40 5-star reviews on Google

Attorney Referrals

Sommers Schwartz welcomes referrals from attorneys throughout the United States.

When you need to refer a matter to experienced lawyers with proven results, your search begins and ends here.

100% referral fee payment record

Over $60 million in referral fees paid in the last decade alone

Supporting Clients

Our attorneys are expert litigators, but also counselors who are committed to acting only in your best interest.

What Our Clients Can Expect

When you hire a Sommers Schwartz attorney you can expect an unrivaled level of service, honesty and respect. Our attorneys are expert litigators, but also counselors and are committed to acting only in your best interest.

We work on a contingency fee basis, so there is no payment for our services until we win your case.

You can expect:
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    Personalized service
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    A hand during a difficult and overwhelming time
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    Expert care
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    A level playing field
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    Honesty and respect, always

Respected in the Community

Sommers Schwartz's attorneys are well known for their exceptional track records and commitment to excellence. We continue to earn the respect of our peers and the community at large thanks to more than 45 years of high-quality service, civic and charitable involvement, and leadership within the legal profession.

We have had four past presidents of the Michigan Association for Justice within our ranks, and prestigious organizations and publications like Super Lawyers, Best Lawyers, and Leading Lawyers continually and repeatedly recognize our attorneys for their accomplishments. Michigan Lawyers Weekly has honored several of our attorneys with its Leaders in the Law, Women in the Law, Up and Coming Lawyers, and Hall of Fame awards.

Because of Sommers Schwartz' high standards and success in the courtroom, we have been featured in the media by NBC News, Today, CNN, ABC, and more.

Our team has earned the respect of our peers and the community