Criminal & Criminal Sexual Conduct Defense
Facing criminal charges can be a frightening and confusing experience, and the damaging penalties can stay with you the rest of your life. Samuels Law Office offers aggressive criminal defense guidance to clients throughout the area.
Family Law & Divorce
At the Samuels Law Office, our Mecosta County family law attorneys work diligently to provide the personalized and respectful assistance you need to guide your family through the complicated legal issues before you.
Whether a loved one has passed or you are planning your own estate, you need quality and compassionate representation to guide you through the sensitive topic and potential pitfalls.
An Aggressive and Progressive Law Firm
Welcome to Samuels Law Office – Big Rapids Attorney
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 Law, Criminal Defense, Probate or Estate Planning, Debt Collection, Land Contracts, Real Estate Transactions, Business Formation, or other legal needs.