Congratulations to Tim Ferrand, a partner in our Clinton Township office, who has been selected as a 2013 Top Rated Lawyer in Labor & Employment by American Lawyer Media and Martindale-Hubbell. Furthermore, Mr. Ferrand has achieved the AV Preeminent® peer review rating, which is the highest rating in legal ability and ethical standards.
Mr. Ferrand is a senior trial attorney specializing in municipal liability defense. He has counseled and defended counties, cities, townships and community colleges throughout the state of Michigan on matters arising out of employment, police practices, Fourth and Fourteenth Amendment claims, First Amendment claims, tort liability and class action litigation.
He serves as legal counsel to municipalities and wholesale customers of water and waste water services. Mr. Ferrand has served as City Attorney and Assistant City Attorney, counseled City Commissions and Boards and is always available to provide pre-litigation advice. Insight born from years of experience has enabled many of his clients to avoid unnecessary litigation. However, once litigation is initiated Mr. Ferrand’s goal is to be better prepared than the opponent, providing a unique advantage.
He received a Juris Doctor and Bachelor’s degree from Wayne State University. He is a member of the Michigan Bar Association, American Bar Association, Macomb County Bar Association, Michigan Trial Lawyers Association, Wayne State University Alumni Association, Macomb County Chamber of Commerce and the Trinity Lutheran Church.