Rochester Hills Lawyer

General Practice Attorney in Rochester Hills MIIf you have a legal issue that needs to be addressed right away, an experienced and respected Rochester Hills lawyer from Sumner & Associates, P.C. can help you. We handle an array of matters for our clients and help them understand legal processes every step of the way. We will evaluate your situation and make sure you are aware of your legal options. Call us today at 248-923-4429 to find out how we can help you.

Do You Need a Rochester Hills Lawyer?

Whether you are dealing with a major or minor legal issue, you may wonder if you really need a lawyer. You may consider dealing with the matter alone. However, seeking the advice of an experienced lawyer is always the best course of action.

A Rochester Hills lawyer can help with the following:

You may be unsure of where to turn if you’re dealing with a complex legal issue. We can guide you from start to finish. We will listen to your story and make sure your rights are protected as you navigate the legal system. Contact a Rochester Hills lawyer as soon as you get involved in a legal matter.

Divorce & Family Law in Rochester Hills

The Circuit Court and judges in Rochester Hills and throughout Oakland County have specific rules that must be followed. It can benefit you to have an attorney who is familiar with these rules and the specific requirements of each judge. Our Rochester Hills lawyer will guide you through any divorce, annulment, separation, spousal support, child custody matter, child support case, alimony requests, and other family law issues. Our divorce attorneys have over (30) years of trial experience including mediation and settlement of high net worth divorce cases.

Other Types of Cases We Handle in Rochester Hills

Our practice covers a variety of law areas. Our Rochester Hills lawyer has extensive experience helping our clients with all of the following types of cases:

Estate Planning, Trusts, Wills & Probate

Estate planning is a necessary step to making sure your loved ones have what they need after you pass away. If your loved one has already passed, you may need a trust attorney to help you through the complex Michigan probate process. Further, we provide estate planning documents to assist in case of incapacity, such as financial and medical durable powers of attorney. Finally, we can help establish court-ordered Guardianships and Conservatorships and can help families avoid probate court altogether, by using a Revocable Living Trust.

DUI & Criminal Defense

Prosecutors in Oakland County often charge people with crimes they did not commit. Whether you’re innocent or there was some misunderstanding, we will make sure your rights are protected in any criminal defense matter. Our experienced DUI attorneys have over (30) years of experience and have worked for: Oakland County Prosecutors office, 52-3 District Court, Wayne County Juvenile Court and City of Detroit- Law Dept. Now, we help clients avoid jail, keep their driver’s license and keep their record clean.

Personal Injury

If you sustained injuries due to the negligence or recklessness of another person, you deserve compensation for your losses. If you were in a car accident/crash, truck accident, motorcycle accident, slip and fall accident, or sustained personal injuries in some other incident, we can help. Our senior attorney previously worked as an adjuster for a large insurance company. We know how to get the most for our client’s injuries, medical and economic loss.

Helping You Take Control of Your Future

When you’re dealing with a legal issue, you may be unsure of where to turn. You may feel powerless and have many questions. Our Rochester Hills lawyer can help you take control of your life. Laws guide lives through intense situations:

Family Laws & Divorce

The laws that guide family interactions can determine the outcomes of divorces, child custody, visitation, child support, alimony, and more. Every Rochester Hills lawyer at Sumner & Associates, P.C. understands these laws and the special courts that interpret them. We have been helping people in Divorce & Family law for over (30) years.

Probate Laws, Will & Trusts

Probate laws determine what happens to an estate after someone passes away. They guide the distribution of assets and determine what happens to debts. You may be able to avoid probate, which can be complex and may not fit your needs. We also assist clients in avoiding the delay and cost of probate by using Revocable Living Trusts.

Criminal Laws

If you’ve been charged with a crime and accused of violating a law in Rochester Hills, we can help. Even if the prosecution has evidence against you, we can conduct an independent investigation and help you take control if the situation. Your story should be heard, and we will make sure your rights are protected. We represent client’s charged with Misdemeanors and Felonies including: Drunk Driving or Drug Driving (DUI); Possession of Drugs; Domestic Violence; Shoplifting/Retail Fraud; Driving offense and Assault & Battery and Resisting/Obstructing.

Accident & Personal Injury Laws

The civil laws that control personal injury cases ensure lawsuits meet specific deadlines and insurance companies respect your rights. Make sure you have the legal assistance you need to deal with your personal injury case. For over (30) years we have been helping clients get the most for their accident and injury cases. Let up provide a free evaluation with a Rochester Hills lawyer today, and help get you away from the stress and into focusing on your recovery.

How Much Does a Rochester Hills Lawyer Cost?

Every case is unique, and legal fees can be just as diverse. We work to minimize the costs to clients so they only pay for the legal costs and attorney fees that are necessary. Call us for a consultation to determine how we can help you with your case. We are a FIRST CALL LAW FIRM and are the first call people in our community make when they need a Rochester Hills lawyer.

A Rochester Hills Lawyer Can Help

If you’re dealing with a legal matter in or around Rochester Hills, you need legal assistance from a Rochester Hills lawyer with experience in our local courts. We will listen to your story in an initial consultation and help you develop a strong case. We will also gather information and evidence that supports your claims, and make sure you can protect your rights. Call a Rochester Hills lawyer at Sumner & Associates, P.C. today at 248-923-4429 for more information. Once you call, the hard part is over!

Proudly Serving Areas Surrounding

  • Rochester Hills
  • Rochester
  • Shelby Township
  • Washington Township
  • Lake Orion
  • Oxford
  • Auburn Hills
  • Royal Oak
  • Troy
  • Sterling Heights

Directions to Our Rochester Hills Office

Our Rochester Hills office is settled in Rochester Hills – home of the Rochester Municipal Park, Rochester Hills Public Library and the Rochester Mills Beer Company.  Our office is located just south of Downtown Rochester on South Rochester Road at the intersection of Rochester Road and Arlington.  The office is located just north of the Fox Toyota of Rochester Hills auto dealership on the west side of Rochester road.  If you pass the Bill Fox Chevrolet dealership, then you’ve gone too far! 

Driving from the North

If you are traveling from the North, take Lapeer Road (M-24) south to Walton Boulevard.

Head east on Walton until Rochester Road.  Go South on Rochester road, pass downtown Rochester and South street.  Our office is located on the west side of Rochester road, just past KFC and the Gold Star restaurant.

Driving from the South

Take I-75 to the Rochester road exit and head north.

Pass M-59 (Hall road) and pass Avon Road.  Our office is on the west side of Rochester road just past McDonald’s and Arby’s.

Driving from the East

Take M-59 West to Rochester Road and head north.

Pass Auburn Rd, Hamlin Rd and Avon Rd.

Our office is on the west side of Rochester road just past McDonald’s and Arby’s.

Driving from the West

Take M-59 East to Rochester Road and head north.

Pass Auburn Rd, Hamlin Rd and Avon Rd.

Our office is on the west side of Rochester road just past McDonald’s and Arby’s.


Rochester Hills Resources

  • Rochester Police Department – Website | (248) 651-9621
  • Rochester Fire Department – Website | (248) 651-4470
  • Ascension Providence Rochester Hospital  – Website | (248) 652-5000
  • Beaumont Medical Center  – Website | (248) 650-1500

Domestic Violence Resources

  • Haven – Website | (877) 922-1274
  • Project Beautiful – Website | (248) 390-4946

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