January 11, 2021
Born and raised in SE Michigan, Matthew has deep ties to the state. He attended The University of Michigan for his undergraduate studies where he graduated with high honors, attaining a dual B.A. in International Relations and Hispanic Studies. Upon graduating, Matthew worked as a community organizer in SE Michigan, working for both Congressman John […]
October 28, 2020
Jinan cares about her clients and community. She understands how stressful and overwhelming a legal problem can be and how difficult it is to manage a court case. Her practice motto is to advocate with toughness against an opponent but always maintain compassion for her client. She is an active member of the Ann Arbor community […]
Laurence H. Margolis, Esq.
May 26, 2016
Larry is the owner and managing partner of a litigation law firm located in downtown Ann Arbor, Michigan. Prior to starting his own firm, Larry was a partner in Smith, White, Sharma & Halpern, a general litigation law firm located in Atlanta, Georgia, where he clerked while at Emory Law.
James M. Gallagher
September 29, 2017
James M. Gallagher, Esq., Attorney (J.D./M.B.A.) Summary Since he graduated from law school in 2009 Jim has been the owner of a law firm in Detroit and Ann Arbor. Prior to practicing law Jim worked in the automotive industry for over 15 years in the areas of supply chain management and information technology. Upon starting […]
Ian T. Cross
July 19, 2018
We are pleased to welcome Ian Cross to our team. EDUCATION The University of Michigan Law School Ann Arbor, MI Juris Doctor. The University of Michigan Ann Arbor, MI Bachelor of Science, Economics, Minor in Chemistry EXPERIENCE FEDERAL DEFENDER OFFICE, EASTERN DISTRICT OF MICHIGAN Detroit, MI Legal Intern INTER-COOPERATIVE COUNCIL Ann Arbor, MI President and CEO of an affordable housing non-profit […]
Samuel A. Burnstein
April 9, 2020
Samuel attends the University of Michigan double majoring in economics and political science. Samuel joins Margolis Law after previously working on political campaigns in and around Michigan. Samuel is passionate about helping people and brings a fresh perspective to our firm.
October 6, 2017
Lou Finazzo is an undergraduate at the University of Michigan in his senior year studying Political Science and Sustainability. Prior to joining Margolis Law, Lou worked in the US Senate, on local political campaigns, and for multiple non-profits, in addition to conducting research at the University of Michigan’s Erb Institute. Lou hopes to attend law […]
Beth Ann Richardson
May 26, 2016
Beth Ann Richardson joined Margolis Law in October 2015, bringing insight from her years as a San Francisco family law attorney focusing on high-asset divorce cases and custody disputes. Beth’s strong advocacy for families and children extends beyond her legal practice and includes pro bono work with Michigan Immigrant Rights Center as well as a […]