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Michael L. Oakes

Attorney of Counsel


Attorney Michael L. Oakes founded Oakes Law Group in 2006. Attorney Oakes is a highly experienced Criminal Defense Attorney, whom has even argued a case in front of the Michigan Supreme Court.. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from Jackson State University where he received his undergraduate degree in Political Science. He graduated Cum Laude from Michigan State University School of Law where he received his Juris Doctorate of Law. Attorney Oakes is a proud product of Muskegon Heights High School where he was born and raised.


Jackson State University – Jackson, MS
  • – Magna Cum Laude
  • – B.A. in Political Science
Michigan State Law School – Lansing, MI
  • – Magna Cum Laude
  • – Juris Doctorate


  • English

Bar Admissions

  • Michigan, 2006
  • Michigan Supreme Court
  • U.S. Federal Western District
  • U.S. Court of Appeals
  • U.S. Supreme Court
 Areas of Practice
  • Personal Injury
  • Criminal
  • Litigation