Livingston County-Brighton Law Firm Offers Many Services

The law firm of Neal D. Nielsen and Associates have been providing legal services for over 30 years. This full service law firm is located in Brighton, Michigan and it serves individuals, families, and businesses throughout Livingston County and surrounding communities in Oakland, Washtenaw, and Wayne Counties. The law firm is staffed by 4 lawyers with over 85 years of combined experiences. This law firm has litigated disputes in the state courts and in Federal Courts in Flint, Detroit, and Ann Arbor.

Neal D. Nielsen opened the law firm in 1980 with the intention of offering legal advice and guidance for legal problems that befall the average family and business owners: personal injury, criminal prosecutions, estate and trust law, municipal law, probate law, divorce, family law, and business organization.

Four individual lawyers of the law firm present a combination of talent and experience to fit the many needs of its clients and the community. As a result, each client is served by an attorney who is suited for their individual needs.

Neal D. Nielsen is a former Chief Assistant Prosecuting Attorney in Livingston County and a former Regent of the University of Michigan. He is an expert in municipal law giving advice to governmental organizations and townships. Mr. Nielsen has been voted the best attorney in Livingston County numerous times and he is experienced in every court and hearing room in the area.

Thomas A. Matthews is a former research clerk at the Livingston County Circuit Court and he has experience in the defense and prosecution of personal injury matters. He has worked for AAA Insurance and he is a former house counsel for Trans America Insurance. Since 1995 he has devoted his attentions to the representation of injured Plaintiffs and policy holders that have difficulties with their insurance providers. Mr. Matthews is also experienced in civil rights litigation in the Federal Courts of Southeast Michigan.

Dennis L. Brewer is a former law clerk in the Livingston County District Court and a specialist in felony and misdemeanor criminal defense for the past 18 years. He has tried several cases to not guilty jury verdicts and he offers a zealous defense to his criminal clients from the moment of the arrest to the conclusion of a trial. His formidable trial skills also serves him well in the family court where he provides vigorous representation in divorce and family law cases.

Karen A. Carver is an excellent research and writing attorney with a keen understanding of the law.   Her skills have been instrumental in successfully dismissing improperly filed criminal charges and civil litigation since she joined the law firm after her admittance to the Michigan State Bar in 2014.  

Neal D. Nielsen and Associates is a law firm that is conveniently located at Grand River Annex off of Grand River between Howell and Brighton. Its offices are the finest in Livingston County and are designed for the convenience of the clients. The address is 2000 Grand River Annex, Suite 200, Brighton, Michigan 48114. The telephone number is (810) 227-7777.