Lawrence J. Buckfire of Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. has been named to the Million Dollar Advocates Forum.
The Million Dollar Advocates Forum, which began in 1993, is one of the most prestigious groups of trial lawyers in the United States.
Membership is limited to attorneys who have won verdicts and settlements worth at least $1 million. There are more than 4,000 members throughout the country. Fewer than 1 percent of U.S. lawyers are members.
Buckfire & Buckfire has settled numerous million-dollar verdicts, including two $5 million settlements (one in an assisted living wrongful death suit, the other in a motorcycle accident judgment).
The Million Dollar Advocates Forum's membership includes many of the top trial lawyers in the country. Many of its members have achieved numerous million and multi-million dollar results, and several have won billion-dollar cases. Their practice areas include most areas of litigation, including: major personal injury, products liability, malpractice, construction, environmental, employment, insurance and business litigation.
About Lawrence J. Buckfire, Managing Partner
Lawrence J. Buckfire (Larry Buckfire) earned his undergraduate degree in economics from the University of Michigan in 1986 and his juris doctor degree from Wayne State University School of Law in 1989.
He has been in private practice since successfully completing the bar exam in 1989. He is admitted to practice law in the State of Michigan, State of Ohio, and in the United States District Court.
He is a member of the Michigan Association for Justice and the American Association for Justice . He also serves as a mediator with the Wayne County Mediation Tribunal. He is a contributing author to Forbes Legal Council and is often quoted legal expert by writers covering news stories on established news and information websites.
About Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C.
Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. was founded in Detroit in 1969 by David Buckfire (1934-2012). He worked full-time as a writer for The Detroit News and attended night school for five years before graduating from The Wayne State University School of Law.
At Buckfire & Buckfire, we are just as proud as our dedication to the community and charitable organizations.
We are sponsors of the MADD, the Brain Injury Association of Michigan, and the Michigan Spinal Cord Injury Association. We also provide scholarship money to single parents, medical students, law students, and disabled students. We believe that giving back to the community makes us better lawyers and people.