Marc L. Newman was named as one of the Top 100 Attorneys in Michigan every year from 2008-2019 by Super Lawyers Magazine. In 2019, he was named as the Lawyer of the Year by Best Lawyers in the area of Securities Litigation for the Oakland County region. He has been named to America’s Top 100 High Stakes Litigators® and to Best Lawyers in America, since 2013. Mr. Newman has earned Martindale-Hubbell’s highest rating, AV® Preeminent™ 5/5.0 for legal ethics and ability.
Mr. Newman concentrates his practice on complex business litigation of all types, including contract cases, automotive supply chain disputes, securities fraud, shareholder and partnership disputes, and real estate litigation.
Marc has successfully tried numerous trials in both state and federal courts, and has litigated cases in courts throughout Michigan, New York, Delaware, Pennsylvania, Arkansas, Colorado, Georgia, and Tennessee. In negotiating settlements, Mr. Newman has obtained exceptional results, including several multi-million dollar settlements in favor of his clients. One of his trials was featured in the “Article of the Week” in 2006 in the Michigan Lawyers Weekly for his defense of a client which he obtained the involuntary dismissal of the plaintiff’s lawsuit and sanctions against the plaintiff in the amount of $750,000, by demonstrating that the plaintiff and a material witness conspired to commit perjury. His cases are routinely featured in the Michigan Lawyers Weekly among the top settlements in Michigan.
- Michigan State University, B.A., 1991 (James Madison College)
- University of Michigan Law School, J.D., 1994
Mr. Newman graduated from the University of Michigan Law School in 1994. He is a 1991 graduate of Michigan State University’s James Madison College.
Mr. Newman has co-authored several articles in the Michigan Bar Journal, including Still Keeping The Faith: The Duty of Good Faith, 76 Mich B.J. 1190 (Nov. 1997), dealing with various issues in contract law. He is a Fellow of the Oakland County Bar Foundation, and he regularly serves as a judge at the University of Michigan Law School Henry M. Campbell Moot Court Competition.