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Michael Griffie
Michael brings experience representing clients at the municipal, state, and federal levels to MLC, and stands ready to help our clients connect and engage with all levels of government.

Michael brings experience representing clients at the municipal, state, and federal levels to MLC, and stands ready to help our clients connect and engage with all levels of government.

A recipient of the Super Lawyers Rising Star Award (’18, ’19, & ’20), he brings his recognized expertise from the legal field to partner with our clients to successfully achieve their goals.

Experience
Prior to joining MLC, Michael was an attorney at Butzel Long, focusing in government and regulatory affairs, as well as business and employment litigation. He’s worked with numerous industries, from healthcare to education to commercial retail. Michael has expertise representing clients in state and federal civil litigation and dispute resolution.

Experienced in political campaigns, Michael has worked with candidates at the local, state, and federal level, including, Lt. Governor Garlin Gilchrist’s 2017 campaign for City Clerk, the Duggan for Detroit campaign in 2013, Governor Whitmer’s gubernatorial election, and Senator Gary Peters campaign in 2014.

Michael began his career working as a high school English teacher and went on to become the founding principal at Cornerstone Health + Technology High School where he worked to secure community partnerships and set the strategic vision for the school. He then went on to serve as principal of Hamtramck Academy.

Associations
State Bar of Michigan, Member
Wolverine Bar Association, Co-Chair, Pipeline Committee
Detroit Bar Association, Member

Education
BA in English, Wayne State Univeristy
MA in Teaching,Wayne State University
JD, Western Michigan University Cooley Law School

Outside the Office
In his free time, Michael enjoys landscaping, running, hiking, and reading biographies. He lives in Detroit with his wife Evette and their son, Ethan.

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MICHAEL GRIFFIE

A recipient of the Super Lawyers Rising Star Award (’18, ’19, & ’20), he brings his recognized expertise from the legal field to partner with our clients to successfully achieve their goals. His extensive knowledge of the law places him in the best position to help our clients navigate the legislative process.

Michigan Legislative Consultants
110 W. Michigan Avenue
Suite 500
Lansing, MI 48933
517.372.2560
517.372.0130 fax

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