Law Office of Mitchell Nelson

Law Office of Mitchell Nelson

Michigan Criminal Defense Attorneys in Ann Arbor and Detroit

Firm Overview

At the Novi, Michigan, law offices of Your Best Defense, PLC,
we focus exclusively on criminal defense. With over 30 years experience
handling criminal defense cases across the United States, Mr. Nelson
has the background and the knowledge necessary to be an effective
negotiator and litigator on behalf of his clients. If you are under
investigation or under suspicion for a crime, do not wait until charges
have been filed to speak with experienced attorneys.


  • Domestic Violence

  • Internet Crimes

  • Drug Crimes

  • Mail Fraud

  • Drunk Driving

  • Manslaughter

  • Embezzlement

  • Pre-filing/Indictment

  • Enviromental Violations

  • Sexual Offenses

  • Expungement

  • Tax Evasion

  • Federal Crimes

  • White Collar Crimes

  • Homicide

Main Office

28175 Haggerty Road
Novi  MI  48175
  • 248-461-6777
  • 248-461-6777

Mitchell Nelson


    * Major: B.A. History: Concentrations in United States , Great Britain and Eastern European History. Minor Political Science, University of Michigan . Ann Arbor , Ml, August 1969.
    * J.D. Law, Wayne State University Law School , Detroit , Ml, May 1972. Federal Appellate Intern-Spring Semester, 1972-Researched, drafted brief, and prepared Professor presenter on successful criminal appeal to United States Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals in Hightower v. United States
    * Prosecutorial Intern-Oakland County Michigan Prosecuting Attorney Summer 1971.
    * Governmental intern-served as assistant legal counsel to Southeastern Michigan Transportation Authority (SEMTA), Detroit Michigan Fall 1971.

  • Bar Number: State Bar of Michiga
    Michigan , 1972
  • Bar Number: United States Distri
    Michigan , 1972
  • Bar Number: United States Sixth
    , 1990
  • Bar Number: United States Third
    , 2009
  • Bar Number: United States Suprem
    District of Columbia , 1991