Village of Clarkston General Practice Attorney

Village of Clarkston Attorney :: Sumner & Associates, P.C.

Have a legal problem you need help with right away? An experienced Village of Clarkston general practice attorney with Sumner & Associates, P.C. can assist you. We provide a myriad of legal services and help our clients understand their rights and the legal process throughout all stages of their case. We can assess your situation, as well as educate you on your legal options.   

Tailored Legal Strategies and Aggressive Representation

No matter your circumstances, you may question whether you need a lawyer. Due to money constraints, or for other reasons, you may desire to deal with your matter yourself. However, an experienced lawyer can educate you on your rights, strategize your best legal course of actions, and help you navigate the often-complex legal system. 

A qualified Village of Clarkston general practice attorney can help you with the following: 

  • Providing representation in various practice areas, i.e.: 
  • Drafting legal documents 
  • Filing with the appropriate court 
  • Adhering to strict deadlines 
  • Conducting investigations 
  • Obtaining expert opinions 
  • Negotiating with insurance companies and adversaries 
  • Corresponding with other parties and the court 
  • Obtaining witness testimony 
  • Gathering medical records, employment records and financial statements, as well as other evidence pertinent to your case 
  • Protecting your rights 

You may feel overwhelmed when dealing with a complex legal issue. A knowledgeable Village of Clarkston general practice attorney will listen to your story and ensure your rights are protected. He will also guide you every step of the way.  

Types of Cases We Handle 

Sumner & Associates, P.C. provides services in different practice areas. We have extensive knowledge and experience with the following types of cases: 

Personal Injury 

If you were injured in an accident caused by someone else’s negligence, you may be entitled to compensation for your injuries in addition to other losses. Personal injury cases include the following: motor vehicle accidents, slip and falls, pedestrian accidents, motorcycle accidents, injuries resulting from a defective product, and injuries from toxins.  

Our legal team includes a senior attorney, a former adjuster for a large insurance company, who understands the inner workings of how insurance companies settle cases. With this knowledge, we can obtain the best results you deserve. 

DUI & Criminal Law 

It is the sad truth that there are times when a person’s rights are violated during a criminal investigation or while a person is in police custody.  Other times, an innocent person is wrongfully charged with a crime. With over 30 years of combined experience, members of our legal team have worked for the Oakland County Prosecutors, 52-3 District Court, Wayne County Juvenile Court and City of Detroit-Law Department. Understanding how the other side thinks helps us better advocate as well as protect your rights. 

Don’t lose hope if you believe the prosecution’s evidence against you is solid. We conduct an independent investigation, questioning both the veracity and legality of the prosecution’s evidence. We represent clients charged with misdemeanors and felonies, such as the following:  

  • DUI and other driving offenses 
  • Drug possession 
  • Domestic violence 
  • Shoplifting or retail fraud 
  • Assault and battery 
  • Resisting or obstructing 

Family Law 

It could be detrimental to your case if you do not you adhere to the family court’s strict rules. A Village of Clarkston general practice attorney can help you understand both the laws involved and each family law judge’s strict rules. We can help you with different family law matters, such as divorce, child custody, child support matters, annulment, alimony requests, and other family law disputes.  

Estate Planning, Trusts, Wills & Probate 

No matter how old you are, it is always good to plan for your family’s future. Estate planning helps you plan ahead to ensure that your loved ones are provided for after you pass away. This includes preparing for incapacity, such as medical and financial durable powers of attorney, preparing a will or Revocable Living Trust. We could also help establish court ordered conservatorships and guardianships. We will review your circumstances to determine the best plan to help the ones you love while avoiding probate costs. 

A Village of Clarkston General Practice Attorney Can Help 

If you have a legal issue, an experienced Village of Clarkston general practice attorney can help. We strive to offer the best legal services while minimizing costs so our clients only pay for reasonable and necessary legal costs and attorney fees. Contact Sumner & Associates, P.C. at 248-923-4429 for a consultation.