Audra B. Woods

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Elder Law Attorney in Shelby Township, MI

Woods Law Office PLLC
 | 47100 Schoenherr Road, Suite D
Shelby Township, MI 48315
Phone: 877-803-1039
Fax: 586-991-7863
Selected to Rising Stars: 2013 - 2016
Licensed Since: 2006
Practice Areas:
  • Elder Law (50%),
  • Estate & Trust Litigation (50%)
Attorney Profile

Attorney Audra B. Woods is the founder of Woods Law Office PLLC located in Shelby Township, Michigan. A highly rated attorney with over 10 years of legal experience, Ms. Woods serves clients throughout Macomb, Oakland and St. Clair counties and the surrounding areas who have legal needs related to any of the following:

·         Elder law and long-term care planning

·         Wills and trusts

·         Guardianships and conservatorships

·         Probate

·         Medicaid and nursing home benefits

·         Veterans benefits

A native of the Detroit area, Ms. Woods graduated magna cum laude from Wayne State University with a Bachelor of Arts in criminal justice. The recipient of the Presidential Scholarship for her excellent academic achievements, she also earned certifications in corrections as well as interview and interrogation tactics. She then enrolled at Wayne State University Law School, completing her studies in the evenings while holding a full-time position as a security manager.

A two-time recipient of the Board of Governors Scholarship for Academic Excellence, Ms. Woods obtained her Juris Doctor in 2006 and her license to practice from the State Bar of Michigan that same year. In addition, the U.S. Office of General Counsel accredited her in veterans benefits. She then joined a prestigious law firm in Macomb County focusing primarily on elder law before establishing her own practice in 2011. She also serves the Macomb County Probate Court as a guardian ad litem.

Active in her legal community, Ms. Woods is a member of the Macomb County Probate Bar Association, and both the law and disability rights section and the probate and estate planning section of the State Bar of Michigan. She also conducts lectures across the state on topics related to elder law, long-term care, veterans benefits and other related subjects.

Committed to her local community as well, she regularly volunteers her time and legal services to various elder care and hospice organizations as well as Project SALUTE, and she proudly supports her local Elks Lodge.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Elder Law (50%)

Estate & Trust Litigation (50%)

Selections

top-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 4 years

Rising Stars: 2013 - 2016

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About Audra Woods

Admitted: 2006, Michigan

Professional Webpage: http://www.woodselderlaw.com/attorneys.aspx

Honors/Awards:

  • Board of Governors Scholarship, Academic Excellence
  • Presidential Scholarship, academic excellence

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Corrections and Wicklander-Zulawski Interview & Interrogation tactics

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Macomb County Probate Court, Guardian Ad Litem
  • Michigan Bar Probate & Estate Planning Section, Member
  • Michigan Bar Elder Law & Disability Rights Section, Member
  • Macomb County Probate Bar Association, Member
  •  Michigan State Bar, 2006

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Military Order of the Purple Heart, Lifetime Member
  • Elks Lodge, Member and Supporter
  • Project Salute, Volunteer
  • Elder Care Community, Member

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Michigan Guardianship Association, Speaker

Verdicts/Settlements:

  • In the Matter of Doman Estate. Dziewit, et al. v. Whitton. (Lawyers Weekly No. 08-78266)

Educational Background:

  • Wayne State University, BA, Criminal Justice, (Magna Cum Laude)
Office Location for Audra B. Woods

47100 Schoenherr Road
Suite D
Shelby Township, MI 48315

Phone: 877-803-1039

Fax: 586-991-7863

 

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Last Updated: 12/29/2017

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