Southfield, MI WW/Press/April 19, 2017 – Melissa A. Schwartz, J.D. Managing Attorney with Your Legal Service PLLC. has been selected for inclusion into the Top Attorneys of North America 2017 edition by The Who’s Who Directories.
Ms. Schwartz has been practicing law for over thirty years. She is admitted as a General Civil Mediator and member of the State Bar of Michigan, Federal Bar Association, American Trial Lawyer’s Association. She has many years of experience in plaintiff and defense litigation; and held the position of Wayne County Legal Department’s Crime Victim Advocate with the City of Detroit Police Department Investigative Officer’s Unit. Ms. Schwartz received undergraduate degree in Family Law Education at the Spring Arbor University with honors, earning a paralegal degree with honors.
She received her law degree from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law where she was elected and served as class President; served as a law clerk intern to Chief Judge Bernard A. Friedman of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan; and was a legal intern for the Wayne County Legal Aid & Public Defender’s Office where she represented the interests of indigent defendants . Prior to earning her doctoral degree in law, Attorney Schwartz graduated in the medical field with honors. Her medical knowledge combined with her legal education have played a key role in favorable personal injury and dog bite injury awards for clients .
Ms. Schwartz a managing Attorney at the law firm and is proud to boast their practice and that it focuses on representing its clients with honesty, integrity and passion.
The Top Attorneys of North America, a New York based publication, distinguishes and profiles leading attorneys who have reached a recognizable degree of success and leadership in their field. The directory is valued for promoting awareness of the accomplishments within the North American legal community.