Southwest Michigan Local Counsel Services
Local Counsel Services in West Michigan and Southwest Michigan
As local counsel, the attorneys at Hamilton Law work regularly, hand-in-hand, with out-of-state attorneys and collaborate on client projects. To ensure cost-effective results, Hamilton Law emphasizes efficient communication with lead counsel.
In addition, given their extensive complex litigation background, local counsel at Hamilton Law can handle the simplest to the most complex aspects of the client's case. This provides great flexibility in the delegation of work between national counsel and local West Michigan and Southwest Michigan counsel.
Types of Cases at Hamilton Law
Hamilton Law's broad litigation experience includes, but is not limited to the following areas:
- Breach of Contract
- Shareholder Disputes and Business Breakups
- Trademark and Copyright Infringement
- Non-Competes and Trade Secrets
- Tortious Interference with Contract
- Internet and Technology Law
- Fraud and Breach of Fiduciary Duty
- Real Estate and Construction
- Civil Rights
- Constitutional Law
- Personal and Business Defamation
- Personal Injury and Products Liability
- Insurance Subrogation
- Class Actions
- General Civil Matters
Case-Specific Approach at Hamilton Law
Because each case is unique, we know that the role of local counsel is never the same from one case to the next. We stand ready to provide as much or little local assistance as is needed to get the job done. We will file pleadings, provide advice on local practice and procedure, discuss our experiences with state and federal judges, research legal issues, assist with discovery, motions, hearings, scheduling conferences, or help with whatever else is needed.
Michigan Federal Courts
Michigan State Courts
Alcona, Alger, Allegan, Alpena, Antrim, Arenac, Baraga, Barry, Bay, Benzie, Berrien, Branch, Calhoun, Cass, Charlevoix, Cheboygan, Chippewa, Clare, Clinton, Crawford, Delta, Dickinson, Eaton, Emmet, Genesee, Gladwin, Gogebic, Grand Traverse, Gratiot, Hillsdale, Houghton, Huron, Ingham, Ionia, Iosco, Iron, Isabella, Jackson, Kalamazoo, Kalkaska, Kent, Keweenaw, Lake Lapeer, Leelanau, Lenawee, Livingston, Luce, Mackinac, Macomb, Manistee, Marquette, Mason, Mecosta, Menominee, Midland, Missaukee, Monroe, Montcalm, Montmorency, Muskegon, Newaygo, Oakland, Oceana, Ogemaw, Ontonagon, Osceola, Oscoda, Otsego, Ottawa, Presque Isle, Roscommon, Saginaw, Saint Clair, Saint Joseph, Sanilac, Schoolcraft, Shiawassee, Tuscola, Van Buren, Washtenaw, Wayne and Wexford
Having regularly served on both sides of the local counsel relationship, Hamilton Law understands exactly what national or out-of-state attorneys want: a West Michigan or Southwest Michigan attorney who offers guidance on local practice and procedure, adds value to the case without running up the client's bill, and performs critical tasks while honoring primary counsel's management of the case and client relationship.