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General Litigation


In over 40 years of litigation and successful courtroom experience, Attorney Keary Sawyer has had the opportunity to successfully participate in diverse types of commercial, contract, and real estate litigation; in addition to his specialty areas, which include personal injury, civil rights, criminal defense, and drunk driving (OWI/DUI) defense.

Mr. Sawyer has successfully handled commercial litigation involving defective products which resulted in the shut-down of major manufacturing assembly lines. He has represented a Grand Rapids and now world champion boxer in contract disputes. He has handled the sale of a sporting goods store and represented local restaurants and nightclubs in various types of litigation.

Mr. Sawyer has, in the past, had over 22 years in family law and complex divorce litigation; including the valuation of major business interests. Due to Mr. Sawyer’s extensive background in real estate matters, he has also represented various interests in real estate litigation in the context of Buy-Sell Agreements, latent defect, and other type of disputes arising from real estate transactions. Mr. Sawyer additionally handles some general practice matters, such as simple wills and trusts, power of attorney, patient advocate forms, etc.  

Our mission and goal is to help our clients solve their legal problems. 

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With over 40 years of successful courtroom experience, Sawyer Law, PC and Keary Sawyer have gone to trial in hundreds of cases at all levels, including District, Circuit, and Federal Courts located throughout the State of Michigan and beyond. Mr. Sawyer is experienced in providing successful representations in many areas of litigation.

At Sawyer Law, we provide experienced legal counsel in almost all areas of litigation and dispute resolution, including the following:

  • Police – Excessive Use of Force

  • Jail Suicide Cases

  • Federal 42 USC 1983 Civil Rights Claims

  • Personal Injury and Wrongful Death Claims

  • Product Liability Claims

  • Premises Liability Claims

  • Negligence Resulting in Injury Claims

  • Dramshop Cases

  • Drunk Driving Defense

  • Drug Crimes

  • Major Criminal / Felony Cases

  • Misdemeanor Defenses

  • Defense of Juveniles Accused of Crimes

  • Civil Litigation and Dispute Resolution Between Parties

  • Real Estate Litigation

It should be noted that, in the event that we do not handle a particular type of case, such as worker’s compensation, bankruptcy, major corporate or tax matters, business litigation, antitrust, child custody, CSC cases, neighborhood disputes, divorce, major estate, trust, and probate matters, that we will refer you to or provide you with the names of attorneys who are experienced and successful in the area in which you need representation.

Call Today For a Free Consultation

If you are in need of an experienced litigation attorney, familiar with the area courts, please contact Sawyer Law Offices at (616) 451-8478 or request a consultation today. We are here to help.


When you need a good lawyer, call Sawyer. 

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