Lawrence J. Acker

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Top Rated Professional Liability Attorney in Troy, MI

Lawrence J. Acker, P.C.
 | 901 Wilshire Dr, Suite 550
Troy, MI 48084
Phone: 248-594-7277
Fax: 248-594-7280
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2007 - 2020
Licensed Since: 1977
Practice Areas:
  • Professional Liability: Plaintiff (80%),
  • Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff (20%)
    Attorney Profile

    Attorney Lawrence J. Acker is the sole shareholder of the Lawrence J. Acker, P.C., law office in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. Nationally recognized as one of the top trial attorneys in the country, Mr. Acker brings more than 42 years of legal experience to the table, allowing him to provide the highest level of advocacy and support to those throughout the state who have legal needs involving any of the following practice areas:

    ·       Legal malpractice

    ·       Medical malpractice

    ·       Commercial litigation

    ·       Family law fraud matters

    Along with trying dozens of cases to verdict in both state and federal courts, Mr. Acker has considerable arbitration experience before the American Arbitration Association and other venues. Whether inside or outside the courtroom, Mr. Acker fights hard to protect the rights and interests of his clients and to help increase their chances of obtaining the favorable outcomes they seek efficiently.

    Through his efforts, Mr. Acker has secured numerous verdicts well in excess of $1 million, including many multimillion-dollar awards. He also holds the distinction of having secured the largest personal injury verdict in Michigan, and he has obtained two arbitration awards over $1 million. Recognized for his success, Mr. Acker holds an AV Preeminent peer review rating* from Martindale-Hubbell, as well as consistent recognition from The Best Lawyers in America since 1997.

    Mr. Acker received both his bachelor's and master's degrees from Oakland University, and he obtained his Juris Doctor from Michigan State University College of Law in 1977. Widely regarded as a leader in his field, he has conducted numerous seminars with the Institute of Continuing Legal Education, as well as many other lectures across his region on a variety of topics such as health care law, insurance coverage and hospital risk management.

    Highly active in his legal community, Mr. Acker is a member of the Oakland County Bar Association, the American Board of Trial Advocates and the American Arbitration Association, among his other professional affiliations. He also serves on the editorial board of Michigan Lawyers Weekly magazine. In 2007, he was inducted as a Fellow with the American College of Trial Lawyers, and he currently serves as chairman of the organization's State of Michigan Committee.

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    Practice Areas
    • 80%Professional Liability: Plaintiff
    • 20%Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff


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    901 Wilshire Dr
    Suite 550
    Troy, MI 48084

    Phone: 248-594-7277

    Fax: 248-594-7280

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