Ladas and Hoopes Law Offices

Ladas and Hoopes Law Offices

Firm Overview

Legal Services:

Personal Injury:
Includes cases involving car accidents, semi-truck accidents, dog bites, farm accidents, and slip and fall accidents. This also includes claims against your own car insurance company when bills and wages are not properly paid after an accident.

We have a long history of obtaining successful settlements for our clients in these areas. Let us help you deal with the insurance companies and guarantee you get the results you deserve. Let our experienced personal injury lawyers help you.

Social Security Disability:
We specialize in cases involving claims for Social Security Disability. This also includes Supplemental Security Income (SSI) claims. To get started, check out our blog on pitfalls to avoid when seeking Social Security Disability. If you have been denied, we can help appeal and win your case. Ken Hoopes has been a member of the National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives since 1994.

Estate Planning:
This includes making Wills, Trusts, Power of Attorney forms and other estate planning documents. This also includes Probate Court actions and practice. Paul M. Ladas, an estate planning attorney, has 30 years of experience in this area of law.

Real Estate:
Our office is able to assist you in the preparation of Deeds, Land Contracts, and Real Estate closings. We also have experience in Landlord/Tenant and Land Contract Forfeiture cases.

We represent clients in many types of criminal cases including Drunk Driving, Drug charges, Domestic Violence, and Assault Charges. Mr. Ladas served as the Muskegon County Prosecuting Attorney for eight years. Mr. Ladas and Mr. Hoopes, both experienced criminal lawyers, have represented clients in murder charges and other capital offenses before a jury.

Contact us today 231-744-6218

Main Office

Main Office
435 Whitehall Rd
Muskegon MI 49445


(231) 744-6218


Office Information

Office Hours

Monday - Thursday 8am -5pm, Friday 8am -4pm

Kenneth Hoopes

Ladas and Hoopes Law Offices

- Graduated from the University of Iowa Law School, Juris Doctor,
- Graduated from Iowa State University, Bachelor of Science 1989

Areas of Practice:
- Social Security Disability
- Personal Injury
- Criminal Defense
- Wills, Probate

Professional Memberships:
- Michigan Bar Association
- Iowa Bar Association
- National Organization of Social Security Claimants Representative
- Michigan Bar Association Social Security Disability Section
- National Association of Disability Representatives (NADR)
- Michigan Trial Lawyers Association/Michigan Association for Justice

Public Service Record:
- West Shore Youth Symphony Board Member
- Member of Masonic Temple

Personal interests include doing activities with his wife, Maria, and their two daughters. Also enjoys upland bird hunting.

Have questions? Contact us today!

Kenneth Hoopes

Ladas and Hoopes Law Offices