Bar Admissions: State Bar of Michigan in 1981, State Bar of California in 1979, New Jersey State Bar in 1982.
Education: Michigan State University, Bachelor of Science, Honors Graduate 1976; University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, Juris Doctorate 1979.
Born: Detroit, Michigan, February 7, 1954
Languages: English, Spanish
Biography: President, Birmingham Rotary Club, 2003-2004. Member, Board of Directors: Hispanic Bar Association of Michigan, 2005-2011; Birmingham Rotary Endowment Fund, 2008-2010.
Ed is an avid Great Lakes sailor and racer and has been a member of the Detroit Yacht Club for over 20 years. Ed enjoys Michigan winters skiing with his family.
Litigation in Oakland County Circuit Court, Macomb County Circuit Court and Wayne County Circuit Court and U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan.
Business Litigation; Real Estate; Corporate Law; Administrative Hearings and Appeals; Administrative Litigation; Dealer and Distributor Termination; Distribution; Distribution Agreements; Alcoholic Beverage Control; Liquor Licensing; Local Liquor Options; Civil Practice; Race Discrimination; Commercial Collections; Garnishments; Post Judgment Collections; Secured Collections; Unsecured Collections; Commercial Fraud; Commercial Liability; Commercial Torts; Commercial Transactions; Commercial Transfers; Sale of Goods; Secured Transactions; Uniform Commercial Code; Commercial Conveyancing; Commercial Real Estate Acquisitions; Commercial Real Estate Contracts; Commercial Real Estate Development; Commercial Real Estate Litigation; Commercial Real Estate Sales; Construction Contracts; Construction Liens; Construction Litigation; Breach of Contract; Commercial Contracts; Contract Fraud; Contract Litigation; Creditors Rights; Debtor and Creditor Collections; Debtor and Creditor Rights; Debtors Rights; Fair Debt Collection Practices Act; Secured Creditors Rights; Unsecured Creditors Rights; Commercial Landlord and Tenant Law; Commercial Leasing; Evictions; Industrial Leasing; Landlord and Tenant Law; Lease Terminations; Leasing; Retail Leasing; Shopping Center Leasing; Civil Litigation; Municipal Contracts; Municipal Torts; Adverse Possession; Boundary Disputes; Easements; Land Acquisitions; Land Sales; Mobile Home Law; Real Estate Acquisitions; Real Estate Collections; Real Estate Contracts; Real Estate Development; Real Estate Fraud; Real Estate Litigation; Real Estate Sales; Real Estate Secured Lending, Short Sales.