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MICHAEL J. BUTLER

Landry, Mazzeo & Dembinski, PC
37000 Grand River, Ste. 200,
Farmington Hills, MI 48335
Phone: (248) 476-6900 Ext. 20 (W) 734-775-0231 (C)
Fax: (248) 476-6564
E-mail: mbutler@lmdlaw.com

Michael J. Butler has extensive experience in the areas of No-Fault, Auto Negligence, Premises Liability, Insurance and General Negligence Litigation.

Mr. Butler serves as a case evaluator in Wayne and Genesee Counties. He currently serves as a neutral evaluator. He also serves as an Arbitrator and Mediator, and has completed the SCAO Mediator certification. He participates in the Wayne County Circuit Court Mediation Program for cases evaluating under $25,000. He is a member of the Detroit Bar Association No-Fault Steering Committee.

In addition, Mr. Butler has had numerous articles published in Michigan Lawyers Weekly, the Detroit Legal News, and the Livonia Observer. He has been a featured speaker and panelist at many law-related events and seminars.

Mr. Butler is an officer on the Board of the Litigation Section of the State Bar of Michigan. He is Chairman of the Catholic Central Shamrock Bar Association. He is also past President of the Catholic Lawyers Society of Detroit, the Judge Kaye Tertzag Tribute Dinner (Purple Sport Coat Award), and the Catholic Central Alumni Association. He is president of The Detroit Catholic School Heritage Project.

Mr. Butler is recipient of the Judge Richard Hathaway Distinguished Lawyer Award, the Paul W. Crowe Award, the Fr. John Blaska Award (twice), and many awards for his work at Livonia Ladywood High School.


Admissions:
Michigan, 1980
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
U.S. 6th Circuit Court of Appeals

Practice Areas:
No Fault Law
Auto Negligence
Premises Liability
General Negligence Litigation
Mediation and Arbitration

Professional Memberships:
State Bar of Michigan
Litigation Section of the State Bar of Michigan, officer
Catholic Central Shamrocks Bar Association, chairman
Detroit Bar Association

Academic Background:
Detroit Catholic Central HS
Oakland University (B.A. Political Science)
Wayne State University Law School