H. Joel Newman is the founder and principal of H. Joel Newman, PLLC, in Birmingham, Michigan. The firm practices business and commercial litigation with an emphasis on business fraud, breach of fiduciary dutes, shareholder oppression, shareholders' rights, partnership and LLC litigation, family business litigation, zoning, business tort claims and contested wills. H. Joel Newman PLLC, practices in all courts throughout Michigan, including the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern District and Western District of Michigan and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit.
Joel was a Founding Shareholder of the Michigan law firm, Hyman Lippitt, PC, in 1991. During a career that spans 30 years, he has obtained numerous multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements representing plaintiffs and has successfully defended numerous clients against multi-million dollar claims.
Mr. Newman is a member of the American Constitution Society, the American Bar Association's Section of Litigation and a Life Charter Fellow in the Oakland County Bar Association. He has also been honored as a Top Business Lawyer and Top Business Litigation Lawyer by DBusiness Magazine, rated AV Preeminent* by Martindale-Hubbell and has published multiple works on business litigation and shareholder rights issues.
H. Joel Newman strives to work efficiently on the client's behalf, to maximize value.
A LONG RECORD OF EXCEPTIONAL RESULTS, DRIVEN BY A PASSION TO WIN FOR CLIENTS.
*AV Preeminent and Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories: legal ability and general ethical standards.
Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2017
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Admitted 1985, Michigan
Professional Webpage: www.hjoelnewman.com
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Last Updated: 4/3/2017