DBusiness magazine has recognized John F. Schaefer, founder and managing partner of The Law Firm of John F. Schaefer, to its 2018 Top Lawyer list under the category of Family Law.
Top Lawyers is a peer review recognition based on a survey of 19,000 attorneys in Wayne, Oakland, Macomb, Washtenaw and Livingston counties. The polled attorneys were asked to nominate lawyers among 48 legal specialties.
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.