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John K. Harris

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Practice Areas:

  • Family Law
  • Estate Planning & Litigation
  • Mediations
  • Civil Litigation
  • Business
  • Real Estate
  • Municipal Law
  • Personal Injury

Biography

Mr. Harris is the senior member of the firm. He has been practicing law in Livingston County for 40+ years and enjoys the practice of law as much today as when first sworn in in 1978. Mr. Harris has a varied practice and provides excellent service to clients on a wide range of legal issues. He is well respected by local judges and fellow lawyers as an excellent advocate for his clients, having received the highest possible peer review rating of “AV” by Martindale Hubbell. He is regularly selected as a Mediator and Arbitrator due to his experience, expertise and creativity in providing solutions to legal matters.

Mr. Harris is a proud graduate of Michigan State University and Wayne State Law School.

Education

  • Wayne State University Law School, Detroit, Michigan
    • J.D. - 1978
    • Honors: magna cum laude
  • Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan
    • B.S. - 1975
    • Honors: magna cum laude
    • Major: Criminal Justice

Bar Admissions

  • Michigan, 1978
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan, 1980

Honors

  • AV Rated Attorney
  • 2016 Top Lawyers in Michigan - The Legal Network
  • 2017-2019 10 Best Attorneys for Client Satisfaction - American Institute of Family Law Attorneys
  • 2019 Michigan Top 10 Family Law Attorneys - Attorney & Practice Magazine

Representative Clients

  • Charter Township of Brighton
  • Tyrone Township
  • Iosco Township

Professional Associations

  • Livingston County Bar Association, Member, 1978 to Present
  • State Bar of Michigan, Member, 1978 to Present

Current Employment Position

  • Partner
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