Helping People Overcome The Challenges Of Legal Difficulties

Focusing on results. Getting results. That is what sets this firm apart.

Legal Experience When You Need It Most

For most people facing a legal difficulty, it may be the first time they have ever dealt with the court system. Legal challenges are different than any other kind of problem we are confronted with every day. There are processes involved. There are uncertain decisions to be made. There may be a heavy financial cost or even jail or prison as a possible outcome. We simply aren’t hard-wired to deal with these types of threats to our emotional well-being.

With the unending television and radio onslaught by regular advertising lawyers, it is a daunting task to find the right lawyer for your specific situation. Just because T.V. lawyers advertise that they have some special “advantage,” are “not giving in,” or will “go for the win, ” really only means that they hope to get so much business from advertising that they can spin off your case to other lawyers, and not have to actually see you or deal with your issues. We take all our cases on an individualized basis and litigate them from beginning to end, in many cases, through the appeal process.

Member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Practice Areas

Criminal Defense

Criminal Defense

More than 15 years of experience aggressively defending people accused of state and federal crimes

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Criminal Defense

General Litigation Defense

More than 25 years of experience protecting the rights of individuals and businesses accused of wrongdoing

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Fellow of the Michigan State Bar Foundation

You Don’t Just Need A Lawyer. You Need The Right Attorney

I’ll be the first to admit that not every lawyer is right for every legal problem. Yes, the experience is important. But the right kind of experience is critical.

You probably never wanted to hire a lawyer. Now that you need one, make sure you hire one with the right kind of experience. Look for professional credentials. Look for a successful record. Look for experience in your specific legal matter. Above all, look for a lawyer you can trust with your future — because that is exactly what you will be doing.

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Licensed in Michigan and Ohio

Why You Should Choose McManus Law

I am attorney John McManus. I have been practicing law for more than 25 years. I opened my firm in Royal Oak, Michigan, with one simple goal: helping people overcome the challenges and difficulties that are part of every legal problem.

I bring more than a quarter century of experience exclusively in the following areas of law:

  • Criminal defense, including DUI, drug charges, domestic assault, and other misdemeanor and felony offenses in state and federal courts in Michigan and Ohio
  • Litigation defense, including aggressive property, claims insurance defense and personal injury defense representation for insurance companies involved in claims disputes and litigation in the Detroit metropolitan area

Call To Schedule A Consultation

From my office in Royal Oak, I advise and represent clients throughout Michigan’s Lower Peninsula and Ohio. Call 248-268-8989 or send an email explaining your legal circumstances. Let’s sit down together to discuss ways I can help you get through this difficult and challenging time.

Breana Perrin, dedicated Administrative Assistant specializing in paralegal services

Breana graduated magna cum laude, with a Bachelor’s Degree in history from the University of Michigan, in 2015. She has worked in the legal field for four years, joining our team in 2019.

In her spare time, Breana enjoys reading, cooking, Pilates, and spending time with her husband and their cats.

Contact The McManus Firm today at 248-268-8989