Scott F. Roberts, Principal, Business Law
Mr. Roberts attended the University of Miami School of Law, graduating in 2010 with high honors. Prior to law school, Mr. Roberts graduated from Washington University in St. Louis in 2007 with honors. Upon being admitted to the Michigan bar in 2010, Mr. Roberts went to work for the Detroit-based firm of Dickinson Wright for four years. He left the firm to start his own practice, Scott F. Roberts Law, PLC, to offer value-based, client-centric legal representation for all of his specialties, as well as provide flexible billing arrangements to all of his clients. This has allowed clients to better predict and manage their legal costs, while providing them with the quality and experience of a "big firm" lawyer without paying the high hourly rates charged by nearly all "big firms".
Beth Desmon, Of Counsel, Commercial Litigation
Ms. Desmon is an experienced commercial litigator with significant experience in both state and federal court. She has practiced law in the State of Michigan for fifteen years, specializing in commercial litigation and transactions. She currently serves as corporate counsel for two automotive suppliers and a transportation/logistics company. Ms. Desmon graduated with honors from the University of Miami School of Law in 2000 and is currently an adjunct professor at Wayne State University School of Law.
Irene Wassel, Of Counsel, Employment Law
Ms. Wassel is an experienced employment attorney with extensive experience counseling businesses on employment matters. Ms. Wassel has successfully represented employers in hundreds of unemployment administration hearings and appeals with issues ranging from embezzlement, racial discrimination and sexual harassment. She was also appointed a small claims mediator. A first generation Greek American, she is a product of the Detroit Public Schools (including Renaissance High School), the University of Michigan and earned her Juris Doctor from Wayne State University School of Law.
From forming your business, buying or selling a business, negotiating a contract, and ensuring compliance with municipal, state or federal law, to drafting employment agreements and negotiating leases, Scott F. Roberts Law, PLC represents companies and non-profits across nearly all facets of corporate and business law.
Scott F. Roberts Law currently represents businesses across a wide variety of commercial litigation, disputes and collection matters. From negotiating pre-litigation settlements to fighting it out in court, we are able to expertly handle business disputes from beginning to end.
Scott F. Roberts Law currently represents several foreign investors and businesses in their dealings in the Detroit area, as well as a number of local clients in their dealings with European and Asian companies and governments.
Our extensive expertise in Healthcare Law and the unique issues faced by healthcare entities make us the perfect fit for small to medium sized physician practices and related medical spas, laser clinics, as well as other healthcare-related businesses and services. Whether your issue is complying with the Stark law or HIPAA, or simply forming your own professional corporation or limited liability company, we will represent you in all facets of Healthcare law (other than medical malpractice litigation and billing disputes).
Real Estate and Environmental Law
We have extensive experience representing commercial and residential lessors and lessees in real estate transactions and disputes. We also have significant experience representing both landlords and tenants, including the representation of tenants in disputes over lease terms, property habitability, and security deposits.We have experience in representing purchasers and sellers of environmentally contaminated property (including Phase 1, Phase 2, and baseline environmental assessments) and representing owners of contaminated property in state clean-up actions. At his old firm, Mr. Roberts was part of a team that successfully negotiated settlement agreements with the Environmental Protection Agency and the Michigan Department of Natural Resources and the Environmental (now the Department of Environmental Quality) for the largest overland oil spill in the Midwest.
At Scott F. Roberts Law, we will review your estate asset-by-asset to determine the most effective and efficient way to protect your money and provide for your loved ones. We offer comprehensive Estate Planning, Asset Protection, and Healthcare Planning Legal Services, including Wills, Trusts (Revocable Trusts, Medicaid Asset Protection Trusts, Irrevocable Trusts, Special Needs Trusts, among others), Family LLCs and other business entities for asset protection, and Trust Administration Services. We will also specialize in Durable Powers of Attorney and Comprehensive Healthcare Powers of Attorney, which ensures that your wishes are followed and that your medical and financial decisions are made by friends and family you have chosen.
Other Legal Fields
We also have limited experience representing clients in the following situations:
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Scott F. Roberts Law, PLC
24359 Northwestern Hwy #150
Southfield, MI 48075
Office: (248) 234-4060
Fax: (248) 355-3103
Scott F. Roberts, Esq. is available to represent individuals, companies, trusts, and non-profit entities throughout the Southeast Michigan area, including Ann Arbor, Berkley, Bloomfield, Birmingham, Canton, Dearborn, Detroit, Farmington Hills, Franklin, Ferndale, Livonia, Novi, Pontiac, Port Huron, Rochester, Royal Oak, Southfield, Sterling Heights, St. Clair Shores, Troy, West Bloomfield, Waterford, Warren, and all cities within Oakland County, Wayne County, Macomb County, Livingston County, Washtenaw County and Monroe County.