Derrick E George, PC

Derrick E George, PC

Criminal Defense, Family Law & Business Law Attorney to "MICHIGAN DUI WIZARD"

Firm Overview

We understand how intense the impact of legal matters can be and how those matters can affect your business and personal life. Getting individualized solutions based on our extensive knowledge and experience in these areas of law practice can help you manage legal challenges and again move forward.

Areas of Law Practice:

Business Law Bankruptcy, contracts, performance issues, real estate transactions, structure & formation, mergers & acquisitions, and financial issues usually require review and creation by a trusted attorney for best results. We are experienced with all aspects of business operations and general corporate law matters, including representation of banks, REITS, brokerage firms and other large business entities.

Criminal Defense From white collar crime to DUI/OWI, sexual assault and domestic violence, strong criminal defense is your best approach for protecting your freedom and rights. We offer top quality knowledge and experience to combat allegations, accusations and charges of criminal offenses. If you have been convicted, you may be eligible for an appeal, reduction of charges and penalty, or expungement.

Family Law A good portion of our work is in this area of law practice. We help clients resolve complex family matters, including Divorce, Separation, Child Custody & Support, Spousal Support, Rights, Property Division, and agreements/modifications. We understand the emotional toll involved with family disputes and work diligently to obtain the best outcome.

Use a free 30 minute consultation to discuss your concerns and to determine which legal options will bring the best results for your unique business or personal legal challenges. Get started today, by contacting the Law Offices of Derrick E. George, P.C., in Birmingham, MI. Call now to discuss your concerns, at 248-470-4300.
Main Office
Main Office
(844) LAW-BHAM
880 S. Old Woodward Ave., Ste. 210
Birmingham  MI  48009
  • (248) 470-4300
  • (248) 381-8894
Criminal Defense
Criminal & Expungement
If you were charged with a felony or misdemeanor it is crucial to retain an experienced Birmingham criminal defense attorney who will aggressively protect your rights, fight for your freedom, and pursue the best outcome possible. Birmingham Attorney Derrick E. George represents clients charged with a wide array of criminal offenses, including DUI/OWI, domestic violence and sexual assaults.
There are numerous drunk and drugged driving laws in Michigan, including:

OWI Operating While Intoxicated (often referred to as DUI)

OWVI Operating While Visibly Impaired

OWPD Operating With Any Presence of Schedule 1 Drug

It is illegal to drive with a blood alcohol content level, or BAC, of .08 or higher

High BAC There are enhanced penalties for driving with a BAC of .17 or higher

It is illegal for anyone under the age of 21 to drive with a BAC of .02 or higher

Penalties vary depending on whether it is the first, second third or subsequent conviction, the BAC level, case circumstances and more. A conviction can result in driver's license suspension, jail, fines, mandatory classes, treatment and more.
Sex Crimes
Sexual Assault
Sexual assault may include any type of unpermitted sexual contact. This may range from simple touching to penetration and more. The consequences for a conviction of sexual assault or misconduct often results in a lengthy prison sentence and mandatory lifetime sexual offender registration. It is absolutely essential to retain the representation of highly skilled and effective sexual assault attorney to pursue the most favorable outcome possible.

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

For over a decade, the Law Offices of Detroit Attorney Derrick E. George, P.C., has served Michigan business owners and individuals. At this law office, you will work with experienced professionals who are ready to help you manage legal issues that can affect your future and your rights. We have successfully helped our clients manage complex legal challenges in a broad variety of cases, including DUI/OWI, Business Law, Family Law, Criminal Defense, Sexual Assaults, Real Estate, and other legal matters that otherwise could damage their business efforts or harm personal lives.

Derrick George

Over the last decade, Derrick George, Attorney & Counselor at Law, has served hundreds of individuals and business owners from Oakland County, Wayne County and Detroit, MI, helping them deal with a broad variety of legal matters. He has won hundreds of cases for his clients, working with them closely to develop strategies to manage tough issues in the world of business and personal life.

Education & Experience
Attorney Derrick E. George was first licensed to practice law in Michigan, in 2006. He has an excellent educational background, starting when he earned his Bachelor of Arts Degree in 1997, at Michigan State University. He followed this up with a Master of Science Degree from Columbia University, and then graduated from the University of Denver's Sturm College of Law in 2004, with a Juris Doctor Law Degree.

His background in business prior to attending law school includes management of large investment funds in New York City, and media experience with ABC World News Tonight, Nightline and 20/20. While in Colorado, Attorney George served as a judicial law clerk for two major judges, and did contract legal work with some high level U.S. Fortune 500 companies.

Following graduation from law school, Attorney George returned to Michigan, where he opened his private law practice offices in Birmingham, MI. He provides legal services to people primarily from the nearby areas of Oakland County, Wayne County, and Detroit, MI. He is a member of the State Bar of Michigan, American Bar Association, Federal Bar Association, Oakland County Bar Association, and the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan.

Detroit Attorney Legal Services
Detroit Attorney Derrick E. George is ready to provide the professional legal advice, counsel and representation you need to fight for your rights. He handles corporate cases involving major business issues, as well as individual cases of criminal defense, divorce and separation, sexual assaults and other legal challenges that would affect the freedom and futures of his clients.

Don't despair over legal matters; get the answers and solutions you need today. Contact the Law Offices of Derrick E. George, P.C., in Birmingham, MI. Call now to discuss your concerns, at 248-470-4300.

J.D., University of Denver
M.S., Columbia University
B.A., Michigan State University
Vice Provost Law Scholarship
American Bar Association Fellowship
Admissions & Memberships
State Bar of Michigan
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
American Bar Association
Federal Bar Association
Oakland County Bar Association
  • Bar Number: P69933
    Michigan , 2006
  • University of Denver College of law
    Juris Doctor , 2004
  • Columbia University
    Master of Science , 2000
  • Michigan State University
    Bachelor of Arts , 1997

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