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Kenneth F. Neuman

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Business Litigation Attorney in Birmingham, MI

Altior Law, P.C.
401 South Old Woodward Avenue, Suite 460
Birmingham, MI 48009
Phone: 248-372-9882
Fax: 248-792-2838
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2007 - 2021
Licensed in Michigan Since: 1986
Practice Areas: Business Litigation (80%), Business/Corporate (20%)
Attorney Profile

Kenneth F. Neuman is the founder of Altior Law, specializing in complex commercial litigation and business consulting, with a focus on corporate, real estate/construction, automotive, contract disputes and accounting malpractice. Mr. Neuman has more than 34 years of experience in the courtroom and has obtained multiple verdicts and arbitration awards in excess of $1 million. Mr. Neuman has also successfully defended numerous claims brought against tier one and tier two automotive suppliers, builders and developers, and businesses of all types on a variety of commercial claims. In addition to his law degree, Mr. Neuman is a registered Certified Public Accountant and has a keen understanding of financial and business valuation, tax and accounting issues.  Based on his experience, Mr. Neuman is appointed regularly as a Receiver over a variety of operating businesses in the automotive, real estate and health care industries by various judges in and around Michigan to assist the Courts in preserving business assets and/or to oversee an entity's orderly liquidation.  Moreover, Mr. Neuman continues to be selected by numerous parties, and their counsel, as an arbitrator and/or facilitator on a variety of commercial disputes involving complex business and accounting issues.  Mr. Neuman was also named a Best Lawyer, is a member of the State Bar of Michigan, Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants, and as an Oakland County  and Wayne Case Evaluation panelist. In addition, Mr. Neuman currently sits on the Board of Visitors for Wayne State Law School, is a member of the board of directors of a local non-profit organization, and is a Master on the American Inns of Court. 

About Kenneth F. Neuman

First Admitted: 1986, Michigan

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Pro bono/Community Service

  • Ken and his wife Lisa are very active in volunteer work with a number of organizations in town providing social services to seniors and the underprivileged. They also donate substantial time to their son's school.  In addition, Ken recently led a trip of Black Christian Conservatives and Metropolitan Detroit Jewish leaders from Detroit to the State of Israel at  to promote interfaith relations in Detroit and to garner addtitional support for the State of Israel. Currently, Ken volunteers his expertise by serving on the Board of Directors for 3 different non-profit organizations.


  • Ken was recently honored by the BIA for his outstanding contributions to the membership of the BIA. He has drafted master contracts and subcontracts that have become the standard in Michigan for residential construction.  In addition, he continues to serve on the Executive Board of the Remodelers Counsel providing the membership with invaluable legal advice and counsel., Distinguished Service Award, Building Industry Association of Southeastern Michigan

Educational Background

  • JD from Wayne State Law School, 1986
  • BA in Accounting from Michigan State University, with a minor in Economics; , 1983

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Member of the State Bar of Michigan, 1986

Special Licenses/Certifications

  • Registered Certified Public Accountant and Member of the Michigan Association of CPA's, 1989


  • Ken successfully defending a spurious suit brought by wealthy homeowners against their interior designer for breach of contract.  After an 8 day jury trial, the jury awarded the homeowners a paultry $61,000 on their "million dollar" claim and awarded Ken's client approximately $750,000 on his counter-claim., 2011
  • Ken recently won a $2.8 Million arbitration award in a commmercial case involving claims for fraud in the inducement and breach of contract arising out of the sale of a manufacturing business. After 13 days of testimony, the Arbitrator, who is a former President of the State Bar of Michigan, found that the Respondents were liable for making material misrepresentations as to the true financial condition of the selling entities. The arbitration award has been converted to a judgment.

Industry Groups

  • Automotive
  • Banking
  • Financial Services
  • Real Estate
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Office Location for Kenneth F. Neuman

401 South Old Woodward Avenue
Suite 460
Birmingham, MI 48009

Last Updated: 7/21/2021

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