Michigan Bar Associations

There are approximately 40,000 lawyers that are currently licensed to practice in the state of Michigan. Many of these lawyers have chosen to practice in the state after graduating from one of Michiganís many ABA-approved law schools, such as the University of Michigan Law School, Michigan State University College of Law, the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law, and Thomas M. Cooley School of Law. Others lawyers come to Michigan to become licensed and work in any number of legal fields, including business law, employment law, criminal law, personal injury law, and family law.