Daniel V. Padilla
Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Birmingham, MI
As an attorney with the Padilla Law Group in Birmingham, Michigan, Daniel V. Padilla focuses his practice primarily on complex litigation matters involving personal injury claims, business disputes, commercial real estate transaction issues and other general civil and commercial litigation matters.
Serving clients throughout Detroit, Michigan, and the surrounding areas, Mr. Padilla uses his nearly 25 years of legal experience to help his clients protect their rights and secure their rightful compensation and benefits following an injury or loss caused by another party's negligence or wrongdoing. In addition, he also provides effective representation for businesses of all sizes and in all stages of development with their important legal needs.
In addition to being an aggressive litigator, Mr. Padilla also arbitrates cases throughout Oakland, Wayne and Macomb counties, where he helps his clients resolve their disputes without the need for court intervention. Widely recognized as one of the top personal injury attorneys in the region, Mr. Padilla has recovered millions of dollars on behalf of his plaintiff clients, earning his membership in the Million Dollar Advocates Forum. He also holds an AV-Preeminent peer review rating* from Martindale-Hubbell.
A graduate of the University of Michigan, Mr. Padilla obtained his Juris Doctor from Wayne State University Law School in 1993. That same year, the State Bar of Michigan admitted him to practice, and he is also admitted to practice law in Illinois. Fully dedicated to his practice, Mr. Padilla remains active in several professional legal organizations, including the Michigan Association for Justice, the Oakland and Macomb County bar associations and the State Bar of Michigan Negligence Law Section, among others.
Along with practicing law, Mr. Padilla routinely lectures before the National Business Institute, using his extensive legal knowledge and experience to educate others.
*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license 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 anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.
- 70%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
- 20%Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff
- 10%Business Litigation
Animal Bites, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Slip and Fall, Dram Shop Laws, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff, Motor Vehicle Defects
- Super Lawyers: 2011 - 2022
About Daniel V. Padilla
First Admitted: 1993, Michigan
- Million Dollar Advocates Forum, Member
- AV Rated Attorney
- Michigan Association for Justice, Member
- Hispanic Bar Asoociation, Member
- State Bar of Illinois, 1993
- Oakland Bar Association, Member
- State Bar of Michigan, Fellow
- Macomb Bar Association, Member
- Lecturer for the National Business Institute for Trial Advocacy
Pro bono/Community Service
- Board Member of Furniture Bank of Oakland County
- Member Of Association Of Justice
- Member Of Million Dollar Advocates Forum
- Member Of State Bar Of Illinois
- Negligence Section State Bar Of Michigan
Last Updated: 5/15/2022