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Serving Legal Clients for 36 Years

Practice Areas

Family Law

Our dedicated and compassionate attorneys represent clients in all areas of family law including divorce, child custody and support, property division, spousal support, paternity, personal protection orders, abuse and neglect, prenuptial agreements and post-divorce issues.

Probate and Estate Planning

Having an estate plan will bring you the peace of mind of knowing that your wishes
will be followed. Our firm will assist you in creating an estate plan that is right for you. In addition to Wills and Trusts, we also prepare Powers of Attorney and Medical Directives, assist with Guardianships, and represent clients in Probate/Estate Litigation
and Estate Administration.

Real Estate

The experienced real estate attorneys of Shoults & Brooks counsel clients - both business and individual - in a wide range of real estate matters, such as in the area of real estate sales, land contracts, evictions and leases, land division, zoning and municipal law. In addition, we represent clients in real estate litigation cases such as construction disputes, fraud in the sale of real estate, easement violations, trespass, and cases involving local government disputes.

Criminal Law

Our attorneys are experienced in representing clients in both felonies and
misdemeanors, as well as many other areas of criminal law including expungements, drivers license restoration, juvenile matters and personal protection orders.

Business Law

Our business law attorneys can assist you in the formation of your business whether it is a limited liability company, a partnership, or a corporation. We also represent clients in matters of business litigation such as contract disputes.

Personal Injury

Are you or a loved one a victim of an auto accident, a fall, a dog bite or nursing home negligence? A personal injury can cause physical and emotional suffering as well as financial hardships. We are here to help. Our firm accepts personal injury cases on a contingency fee basis meaning that you do not pay legal fees unless we are able to obtain compensation for you.

Employment Law

If you've been the victim of sexual harassment in the workplace, or been fired or discriminated against by your employer because of your age, race, sex, or disability or for having reported illegal activity as a whistleblower, you may be able to recover damages against your employer. Shoults & Brooks can assist you in these areas of employment law as well as with unemployment insurance claims and wage and overtime claims.

Consumer Law

Are you a victim of unfair business practices or fraud? Do you need assistance with debt collection? Breach of contract or warranty? Let the attorneys of Shoults & Brooks help.
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Welcome to Shoults & Brooks, PLLC

Founded in 1982 by the former Mayor of Lapeer, Barry Shoults, our firm now has five attorneys with a total of over 70 years combined experience. Our dedicated support staff of both legal assistants and secretaries has a total of over 40 years combined experience. Our firm represents clients in the areas of family law, including divorce, child custody and child support, probate administration, estate planning, real estate, criminal law, employment law, personal injury, business law and consumer law. Each attorney concentrates on different areas of the law, so we are able to provide a wide range of services with a staff that is experienced, skilled and qualified to handle your business or individual legal matter. At Shoults & Brooks we believe every client deserves personal attention and we work zealously to protect your interests. Services are provided in an atmosphere of confidentiality and compassion. We are proud to serve clients in Lapeer, Tuscola, Oakland, Sanilac, St. Clair, Huron, and Genesee County from our offices in Lapeer and Caro. Let our years of experience serve your legal needs.