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Lawsuit Against MDHHS Director Robert Gordon Clears Hurdle

by Larry Margolis on October 17, 2019

Ann Arbor – In a 76-page decision, Federal District Court Judge Borman has ruled that a lawsuit against the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS), filed by Ann Arbor attorneys Laurence H. Margolis and James Gallagher, and later joined by Michigan Protection & Advocacy Service, Inc. (MPAS), can proceed, despite several motions filed […]

ORDER GRANTING DEFENDANT’S OBJECTION TO GARNISHMENT AND QUASHING WRIT OF GARNISHMENT

by ngfmarketing on June 14, 2019

– 1 – UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT EASTERN DISTRICT OF MICHIGAN SOUTHERN DIVISION UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Plaintiff, Case No. 18-MC-51755 v. MICHELLE FREEMAN, HON. GEORGE CARAM STEEH Defendant, and FIDELITY MANAGEMENT TRUST CO., Garnishee. _____________________________/ ORDER GRANTING DEFENDANT’S OBJECTION (DOC. 13) TO GARNISHMENT AND QUASHING WRIT OF GARNISHMENT (DOC. 6) This is a miscellaneous […]

Man Electrocuted While Installing Cable On Utility Pole

by Larry Margolis on April 2, 2019

The decedent, in this case, was electrocuted while installing fiber-optic cable on a utility pole. He was exposed to a 7200-volt current producing near-instantaneous loss of consciousness. See our Resents in Michigan Lawyers Weekly Vol 33, No. 21 March 25, 2019

Wrongful Death: Family of Teen Killed After Escape

by Larry Margolis on March 1, 2019

Wrongful Death: Margolis Law recovers For The Family of Teen Killed After Escape From Mental-Health Treatment Facility Margolis Law represented a grieving family whose teenage son was killed following his escape from a secure mental-health-treatment facility. The son suffered from severe mental illness and was subject to a guardianship arrangement. Following charges that he broke […]

Marijuana Defense: Margolis Law defends medical marijuana cardholder following police raid

by Larry Margolis on February 26, 2019

Marijuana Defense: Margolis Law defends medical marijuana cardholder following police raid Our client was criminally charged with marijuana-related charges after a local drug task force raided his home and found marijuana. The criminal charges were brought in spite of the fact that our client, who possesses a medical-marijuana card and is a legal caregiver for […]

Title IX Defense: College Student Against University Investigation

by Larry Margolis on February 25, 2019

Title IX Defense: Margolis Law defends college student against university investigation Our client, a student of a local university, was accused of sexual misconduct by fellow students. Margolis Law represented him in the subsequent Title IX investigation. Through our diligent representation, our client was permitted to graduate from the university and receive his transcript.

Wrongful Death: Margolis & Gallagher Law Recovers For Estate

by Larry Margolis on February 25, 2019

Wrongful Death: Margolis Law Recovers for Estates of Two Men Killed in a House Fire Our client was the personal representative for the estates of two men killed in a tragic Novi house fire. The men, Mexican nationals, had been required to live in the basement of the home as a condition of their jobs […]

Power Company Negligence: Confidential Settlement with DTE Energy

by Larry Margolis on February 25, 2019

Power Company Negligence: Margolis Law Reaches a Confidential Settlement with DTE Energy Our client, a grandmother with serious heart and other medical problems, fell behind on her utility bills. Although DTE Energy had notice that our client needed heat and electricity to continue breathing treatments and maintain her state of health, the company shut off […]

Misdemeanor Defense: No Jail Time

by Larry Margolis on February 25, 2019

Misdemeanor Defense: Margolis Law Keeps Client Out Of Jail Our client was charged with malicious destruction of personal property, which carries a potential one-year jail sentence, following a disagreement with another driver in a parking garage. Margolis Law convinced prosecutors to agree to a reasonable term of probation, helping our client stay out of jail.

Felony Defense: Charges Dismissed

by Larry Margolis on February 25, 2019

Felony Defense: Margolis Law client has multiple felony charges dismissed Our client was charged in Jackson County with multiple felonies, including home invasion and assault with a dangerous weapon. Margolis Law mounted an aggressive defense, resulting in all charges being dropped.