Family Lawyer In Madison Heights, Michigan
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Law Firm OverviewThe Legal Center of Jack L. Jaffe has been serving Southeast Michigan with divorce and family law assistance since 1979. We’re here to help our clients through all the ins and outs of divorce and related matters, including child support and custody, alimony, and protection orders.
Our entire firm is fully committed to serving you and your family with personal interest, compassion, and expert legal work. We understand how emotionally painful and stressful a marital separation can be on every area of your life, which is why attorney Jack L. Jaffe centers his professional philosophy on building a real relationship with each client. Our goal is to provide legal guidance and representation built on the specifics of your own situation and particular needs.
The Legal Center of Jack L. Jaffe offers free initial consultations to clients throughout Oakland, Macomb, Wayne, and St. Clair Counties, and the surrounding area. If you’re facing the challenge of a divorce or other family law matter, our team is here to provide the legal assistance and guidance you need to reach a fair settlement and move peacefully into your future.
Languages: English, Spanish
Areas of Law
Areas of Law Description
- Criminal Defense
If you have been arrested or charged with a crime, you need to understand your rights. A criminal charge is very serious. The consequences of a conviction can seriously impact your life and the lives of your loved ones. It is important to enhance your protection and your options by seeking an experienced, dedicated and aggressive Michigan criminal defense lawyer. At the Legal Center of Jack L. Jaffe, we fight hard to protect our clients' rights and future.
- DUI Defense
An arrest for drunk driving is a very serious matter. Your license may be suspended, or revoked, and you may be facing fines, increased insurance rates, loss of insurance, or even jail time if you are convicted. At the Legal Center of Jack L. Jaffe, we can help you protect your rights after a Michigan OUIL stop. We can handle all types of drunk driving cases and related legal matters including: Drunk Driving / OUIL / DUI / OWI / OUI / DUI Narcotics; Unlawful Blood Alcohol Level, UBAL; Breathalyzer, Implied Consent; Driving While License Suspended, DWLS; Driver’s License Restoration; and Secretary of State Hearings. We also protect clients in cases involving operating a snowmobile, or a boat, while under the influence.
- Drug Crimes
If you have been arrested for marijuana possession or other drug charges, it is important that you speak with an experienced drug crime defense lawyer right away. The constitution affords you many rights. We are experienced at defending Michigan clients facing a range of misdemeanor or felony drug charges, such as: Illegal drug possession: including possession of narcotics, marijuana, crack cocaine, ecstasy, or other controlled substances; Drug trafficking (delivery): including possession with intent to deliver, conspiracy to deliver, or interstate delivery of heroin, cocaine, or other drugs; Drug manufacturing: including cultivating or growing marijuana, operating a methamphetamines lab (cooking meth), or manufacturing other illegal substances; and Other drug charges: including prescription drug fraud, possession of drug paraphernalia, and engaging in other illegal drug activity.
- Computer and Internet Sex Crimes
A sex crime conviction will have a lasting impact on an individual's future. In addition to the severe criminal penalties, the individual will likely endure serious social stigma as well as damage to his or her professional reputation and personal relationships. Criminal defense attorney Jack L. Jaffe will handle your case with the sensitivity and respect you deserve. Whether you are charged for using the computer to plan or commit criminal sexual conduct, our firm has the ability to aggressively protect your rights. Relying on our more than 25 years of experience, we defend clients charged for all types of computer and Internet sex crimes including possession or distribution of child pornography or the online solicitation of a minor.
- Internet Crimes
Have you been accused of identity theft or social network bullying? Defamation via the Internet? White collar charges such as RICO violations, mortgage fraud or Ponzi schemes? No matter what you are facing, we will face it with you. The Legal Center of Jack L. Jaffe has helped people just like you for more than 25 years. A conviction for an Internet crime, especially something as serious as child pornography, can ruin your life. Penalties for these crimes are harsh. You could be looking at years in jail, stiff fines and lasting damage to your reputation.
- White Collar Crimes
Our full-service white collar crimes defense practice vigorously protects your rights against charges such as: billing fraud, including health care fraud, wire fraud, including bank fraud, mortgage fraud, securities fraud, business and accounting fraud, including embezzlement, computer-based fraud, immigration fraud, credit card fraud, money laundering, identity theft, obstruction of justice and perjury, public corruption, tax evasion bribery, extortion, blackmail, RICO violations, racketeering and Ponzi schemes.
- Family Law
Family law is an umbrella term for a variety of legal matters pertaining to the family dynamic. Although contested or uncontested divorce is most commonly thought of when the term "family law" is heard, our firm also assists clients with: child custody and visitation agreements, child support and spousal support, post judgment modification and enforcement, paternity actions, child abuse/neglect defense, grandparents' rights, prenuptial agreements, domestic violence orders for protection, defense of false domestic violence allegations, PPO Personal Protection Order and high net worth divorce. Although many family law cases can be settled through negotiation or mediation, we are not afraid to fight for your rights and interests in the courtroom. We prepare every case as though it will go to trial.
- Personal Injury
If you, or a loved one, have suffered a personal injury due to the negligence of another, you need an experienced injury attorney to help you get the compensation you deserve. At the Legal Center of Jack L. Jaffe, we have more than 25 years of experience helping clients recover for their injuries. We represent clients in many types of personal injury cases, including: auto, truck or car accidents, semi truck accidents, motorcycle crashes, ATV accidents, slip and falls, dangerous and defective products, wrongful death, construction site injuries, paralysis and spinal cord injuries, closed head, brain trauma and brain injuries and pediatric brain injury.
- Professional License Defense
For more than 25 years, Jack L. Jaffe has been a skillful, tireless and fearless champion of clients facing criminal charges, divorce, and personal injuries. With the same commitment to his client’s interests, he also helps professionals whose licenses are in danger of suspension or revocation. If this situation describes you, you should assess you options as soon as possible. Our experienced Michigan license defense attorney can help you in areas such as: Professional License Restoration - Whether you are a physician, nurse, legal, teacher, stockbroker or commercial truck driver, our law firm can help you understand your options for putting your career back in action; Appeals Attorney Jack Jaffe knows how to present effective arguments to overturn the erroneous decisions of licensing boards; and Chemical Dependency - You can get immediate help if a chemical dependency or co-dependency led to suspension or revocation of your professional license.
- Michigan Trial Lawyer Association
- Oakland County Bar Association
- Macomb County Bar Association
- American Trial Lawyers Association
Mr. Jack L. Jaffe
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