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Richard T.

Richard Topolewski

11 reviews
Richard Topolewski is an intellectual property attorney who has been serving corporate clients for the past seven years. He is licensed to practice law in Michigan and also a member of the Michigan Patent Bar. Richard has a Juris Doctor degree in law, which he obtained from the Thomas M. Cooley Law School. He also holds a Masters in Law. Richard primarily specializes in trademark and copyright law. He has been serving as a freelance intellectual property attorney since March 2017.
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Michael J. S.

Michael J. Sulaka

10 reviews
Michael J. Sulaka is a top-rated corporate transactional attorney and management consultant -- with Big Law, in-house, and Big Four experience -- advising executives and cl... read more
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Josh N.

Josh Noffke

3 reviews
Josh has successfully represented clients in the fashion, entertainment, real estate, consulting, manufacturing, technology, software, cannabis, digital media, and digital ... read more
Stephen K.

Stephen Kontos

2 reviews
Stephen is a highly experienced patent attorney with significant experience drafting patents directed to autonomous vehicles, medical devices, and telecommunications, among... read more
Sara M.

Sara Manteuffel

1 review
Sara is a Managing Partner at minority owned firm Mantel & Lock who has over 10 years of experience in commercial and IT agreements, global data privacy compliance, pri... read more
Larry L.

Larry Lanore

1 review
LaNore Law, PLLC goal is to help businesses protect all their assets. This is done by properly analyzing each client individually and creating a proper plan for that client... read more
Reid F.

Reid Felsing

Reid S. Felsing is the founder and shareholder of The Law Office of Reid Felsing where he provides a wide range of general counsel and litigation services to his valued cli... read more
Aaron D.

Aaron Dikos

Aaron is a corporate attorney with 13 years of experience advising clients on corporate, commercial and business transactions, mergers and acquisitions, corporate structuri... read more
Cary B.

Cary Brooks

Cary W. Brooks founded the BrooksGroup in January, 2012. Mr. Brooks has extensive experience in both prosecution and litigation of intellectual property matters. Mr. Brooks... read more
Richard H.

Richard Hoeg

10 reviews
Richard Hoeg has been a business lawyer for the past 12 years. He graduated as one of the top students in his class at the University of Michigan Law School, where he obtained his J.D. in law. Richard focuses on startup businesses and has experience in various legal practice areas, including mergers and acquisitions, finance, business formation and governance. He founded his own law firm, Hoeg Law, in September 2016.

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How many licensed attorneys are there in Michigan?

The state bar has a list of over 46,000 registered Michigan lawyers, and the majority of them live within the state. There are a number of lawyers and attorneys available to assist you. Try UpCounsel to help you to find a lawyer in Michigan perfectly suited to your area of need.

How much does it cost to sue someone in Michigan?

The filing fee will vary depending on the amount you wish to sue for. In small claims courts, it costs $30 for claims of $600 or less and $70 to file claims between $1,750 and $6,500. These fees do not include the cost of an attorney.

What percentage do lawyers take in Michigan?

Michigan attorneys can take up to a maximum of 33.3% of any compensation awarded to their clients. This law is upheld by the Michigan Supreme Court.

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