The Sam Bernstein Law Firm, PLLC

Firm Overview

Our law firm champions the rights of the disabled and injured in communities and courtrooms across Michigan. Our Social Security Disability Department is recognized for effective, aggressive representation of our clients.

Example cases

Victories in landmark disability rights cases on behalf of Paralyzed Veterans of America against the University of Michigan and City of Detroit.

Main Office
31731 Northwestern Highway
Suite 333
Farmington Hills  MI  48334
  • (800) 225-5726
  • (248) 737-4392


Free Initial Consultation?
Yes. Part of the Bernstein Advantage is that we offer a free, confidential legal consultation.
Services Offered For Fixed Fees?
We offer our clients the Bernstein Advantage - No Fee Guarantee. If we don't recover money for our client, then the client owes no fee.
Hourly Rates
Not Applicable

Office Information

Office Hours
Phone answered/checked 7 days/week.
Emergency After Hours
Languages Spoken
Spanish and Arabic

Is your firm willing to help a client with one discrete part of a case, without taking on the whole case?

Yes. On a case by case basis

What are your policies about dividing work within the firm to make the process most cost-effective for the client?

We use a team approach that puts the client first in everything that we do.

How frequently does your firm use mediation, arbitration, or collaborative law to resolve cases?

The vast majority of cases filed in Michigan go through case evaluation process (formerly referred to as medication).

Does your firm provide pro bono legal services or otherwise participate in your community?

Yes. Our firm established a Public Service Division (managed by partner Richard Bernstein) that represents the disabled in civil rights cases. This division does not charge a fee for this work.

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

The Bernstein Advantage means putting our clients and their families first, hard work, and honest advice. We've built our firm client by client, family by family.

What is your firm's point of view regarding clients educating themselves on legal issues?

We strongly encourage (and help) clients in learning more about the law and how it effects their case.

Is your firm willing to review documents prepared by clients?

Not applicable

Is your firm willing to coach clients who want to represent themselves?

Not applicable

Mark Bernstein

Since 1970, our experienced Michigan accident attorneys have provided legal help to over 100,000 Michigan clients and recovered over $500 million in damages. At the Sam Bernstein Law Firm, we bring an exceptional legal team of approximately 35 attorneys and 115 employees to work on behalf of our clients. Our Michigan accident attorneys have a combined total of over 280 years experience in fighting for the rights of Michigan accident victims.We use a team approach that puts the client first in everything that we do.
  • Bar Number:
    Michigan , 1997

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