An Aggressive and Progressive Law Firm


Welcome to Samuels Law Office

At Samuels Law Office, we are dedicated to ensuring that our clients get the quality representation they deserve. We will make sure that you are fully informed throughout every stage of the process and help you understand your rights. Our team of professionals will offer support and guidance as you address a very difficult situation. We strive for excellence to give you the outcome you deserve.

Attorney James Samuels has over thirty years experience as a trial lawyer, primarily as a criminal practitioner.  He has been recognized as a Super Lawyer by his peers in the State of Michigan. He continues to train new and experienced criminal defense attorneys throughout Michigan on effective trial techniques. One judge recently said this about Jim Samuels:  “He is considered one of the most skilled defense attorneys in Western Michigan, if not the whole state”.

Associate Attorney Erin Barnhart’s  client centered approach to representing clients has earned her high praise from her clients as well as the courts.

We have handled a wide variety of cases in Mecosta, Osceola, Newaygo, Lake, Montcalm, Wexford, Isabella, and the surrounding counties. We are familiar with the judges and the court staff and can accurately report trends within the system. Our experience and training makes Samuels Law Office the best choice to handle your Family LawCriminal Defense, Probate or Estate Planning,  Debt Collection, Land Contracts, Real Estate Transactions, Business Formation, or other legal needs.