John F. Schaefer Chosen as Leader in the Law

By March 7, 2018News

Michigan Lawyers Weekly, has chosen John F. Schaefer, founder and managing partner of The Law Firm of John F. Schaefer, for its Leaders in the Law Class of 2018 distinction.

Thirty (30) attorneys statewide are chosen based on their reputable work and success in the legal community and will be honored in April at the 2018 Leaders in the Law ceremony in Troy.

The Law Firm of John F. Schaefer was founded in 1996 and is dedicated to the practice of matrimonial and family law.  Schaefer, an internationally recognized family law expert, specializes in complex and high profile divorce cases with offices in Birmingham, Grosse Pointe and Harbor Springs.  The Michigan State University College of Law library is named after Schaefer, where he currently serves as trustee emeritus and has served as adjunct law professor for more than 30 years.  He serves,and has served on numerous boards and associations including the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, where he was past president of the Michigan chapter, and past president of the Oakland County Bar Association. 

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  • I was a law student of Professor Schaefer’s back in 1986. He is a brilliant and ethical attorney. I am very proud to have been instructed by such a brilliant man. I have been practicing matrimonial law for 30 years now.

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