Meet Our Expert Legal Team
Our team of lawyers and support staff provide you with extended business hours and will provide our cell phone numbers for consultation if needed after hours. You would not be contacting a lawyer unless you have an important concern. We pledge that those concerns will be addressed in the timeliest and effective manner possible. You will not just receive answers; you will be expeditiously informed of cost-effective solutions.
We offer the CORRECT legal and practical solutions to the challenges facing housing authorities, housing communities and privately-owned residential properties. We are available seven days a week for your needs at rates that are 50% less than other attorneys with similar experience.
Justin L. Smith. Your principal attorney is a 1989 graduate from the University of Notre Dame with a degree in accounting. Further, Mr. Smith was conferred a Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Detroit in 1994. He represents landlords exclusively and has practiced in all levels of state and federal court. In over five thousand eviction cases and fair housing-based challenges, he has never lost a case. Mr. Smith is the only lawyer in the state that has an insider’s understanding of federally funded property management: he has acted as a senior manager for a large property management company.
Mr. Smith is often a speaker at Michigan housing conferences and is referred to as “uniquely and exceptionally qualified” by top management personnel of Michigan’s largest landlord organizations. His areas of expertise are evictions, collections, lease modeling, regulatory compliance, transactional law, fair-housing and civil rights defense, municipal and employment law. He currently represents a number of the largest housing providers and landlords in the state.