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Welcome to the Law Offices of Gerald R. Stahl, located in Grand Rapids, Michigan since May of 1982. Based in Grand Rapids, the firm is licensed in four states: Michigan, Illinois, Colorado and Arizona. Gerald R. Stahl is a Trial Lawyer focusing on  recovery of money damages after an auto accident  and criminal defense. He is member of several bar associations including the American Bar Association, the American Association for Justice, the Grand Rapids Bar Association, the Chicago Bar Association, the State Bar of Arizona, Colorado and Illinois. Mr. Stahl is also recognized as a fellow in the National College of Advocacy.

Mr. Stahl is a Grand Rapids Lawyer committed to representing victims and their families that have suffered injuries or the loss of a loved one due to the fault or negligence of another. A major part of the practice is representing people injured in Michigan Auto accidents and Semi Tractor accidents. This area of Law is covered by the Michigan No Fault Act.

In accident cases, Mr. Stahl has proven his ability to get big results. He is rated 10 out of 10 “Superb” for his representation of victims of auto accidents by Avvo, a prestigious National Attorney rating system. He also received the “Clients Choice” award in auto accident representation for 2015 by Avvo. Additionally, he was selected as a top 100 Litigation Lawyer in Michigan for the year 2016 by The American Society of Legal Advocates and he has been named a Top 100 lawyer by the National Trial Lawyers for 2014, 2015, and 2016.                         

The firm also represents people charged with crimes. Gerald R Stahl has defended hundreds of people charged with Michigan DUI, OWI, and Drunk Driving. He has represented a multitude of clients in high profile cases ranging from Michigan Drunk Driving, Homicide, Drug offenses, Assault and Sex crimes. He works in all counties in Michigan, including Kent, Barry, Allegan, Montcalm, Newaygo and Ottawa.           

Gerald R Stahl emphasizes the defense of the fundamental rights guaranteed to every defendant under the Constitution. Each client is given a thorough analysis of his case at an initial interview with in-depth detail on the law as well as the strategy of the particular case. Whether it is a DUI or major felony case the client is continually informed and updated on the legal issues, facts and problems with his case. This allows the client to achieve the best result in his case whether the case is dismissed, a trial is necessary, or a plea bargain is appropriate.

Gerald R Stahl’s office is conveniently located in Grand Rapids near Knapp’s Corner and the 63rd District Court. Thank you for considering us for your legal needs. Please contact us if you have a serious personal injury accident or you are charged with a DUI, felony or other crime.