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  • Todd Stearn will be speaking at the Michigan Association of Justice Seminar in the Snow

    || 3-Feb-2020

    Todd Stearn will be speaking at the Michigan Association of Justice Seminar in the Snow on February 21-22 on a recent Trial victory in the Oakland County Circuit Court concerning a trip and fall case. An Oakland County jury unanimously awarded my client $610,000.00 in damages after she fell in a crawl space panel that had been removed by a private contractor who was performing mold remediation in ...
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  • Todd Stearn will be speaking at the State Bar of Michigan – Negligence Section Annual Meeting in Las Vegas Nevada in May, 2020 as an expert on premises liability (slip and fall) cases. Specifically, I will be discussing the difficulties of these case in light of the decisions by the Supreme Court on the open and obvious doctrine.
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  • Todd Stearn was elected to the American Board of Trial Advocates

    || 30-Jan-2020

    Todd Stearn was elected to the American Board of Trial Advocates this year as the only person from Michigan. Abota is a national association of experienced trial lawyers and judges dedicated to the preservation and promotion of the civil jury trial right provided by the 7 th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. The organization consists of more than 7,600 lawyers equally balanced between plaintiff ...
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  • Todd Stearn Moderated a Panel of Speakers

    || 2-Apr-2019

    On March 17, 2019, Todd Stearn moderated a panel of speakers for the Negligence Section of the State Bar of Michigan in Miami, Florida. Speakers included Genesee County Circuit Court Judge Joseph Farrah and nationally renowned trial attorney, Ira Leesfield.
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  • Attorney Todd Stearn to Moderate Alternative Dispute Resolution Panel

    || 26-Jun-2018

    On September 27 th, 2018, the State Bar of Michigan Negligence Law Section will be hosting an Alternative Dispute Resolution panel as part of its annual meeting. The educational forum will feature a retired Judge and three highly-credential mediators. It will also be moderated by Attorney Todd Stearn of the Law Offices of Todd J. Stearn, P.C. in Oakland County, Michigan. As the moderator for the ...
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  • Todd J. Stearn Named to the Council of the State Bar of Michigan Negligence Section

    || 4-Aug-2017

    Last month, Todd J. Stearn was named to the Council of the State Bar of Michigan Negligence Section. Only one (1) attorney in the State of Michigan is selected for this honored position each year. The Board is made up of both Plaintiff and Defense attorneys and provides education, information, and analysis about issues of concern through meetings, seminars, public service programs, and publication ...
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  • Todd Stearn Successfully Tried Back to Back Trials

    || 4-Aug-2017

    Todd Stearn just successfully tried back to back trials against Safeco Insurance Company and State Farm Insurance Company. In each of the cases, the insurance companies offered less than $10,000.00 to Todd’s client. In the case against Safeco, the jury unanimously awarded the full insurance policy limits to Todd’s client and the Court awarded an additional $35,000.00 in attorney fees. ...
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  • Our Firm Sponsors Local Charity Event

    || 1-Sep-2015

    Our attorney, Todd Stearn, rappels 25 stories to raise money for charity. At the Law Offices of Todd J. Stearn, P.C., our firm is committed to making a positive impact in the Oakland County community. While we take great pride in standing for the rights of injury victims, we are also proud to help raise money for local causes. In May of this year, our firm sponsored a local charity event called ...
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  • Law Offices of Todd J. Stearn, P.C. Sponsors "Over the Edge" Event

    || 15-Apr-2015

    The Law Offices of Todd J. Stearn, P.C. is excited to be a part of Over the Edge’s upcoming fundraising event for the Detroit2Nepal Foundation and the Detroit Area Pre-College Engineering Program (DAPCEP). The event is being put on in partnership with Bedrock Real Estate Services and Quicken Loans. At this unique event, sponsors will have the opportunity to rappel off the iconic First ...
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  • Recognizing his expertise in slip and fall / trip and fall law in Michigan, the Michigan Association for Justice has asked Todd Stearn to speak about trial themes and evidence for an audience of lawyers.
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  • Landords Have New Duty to Inspect

    || 9-Jul-2014

    If a tenant is injured by a defect at his or her apartment on something that the landlord should have discovered on physical inspection, the landlord is now responsible for those injuries, according to a new Michigan Court of Appeals opinion. Up until now, landlords had argued that they only had to repair items that they knew about. Not so, says the Judge M.J. Kelly of the Michigan Court of ...
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  • Automobile No-Fault Insurance Reform a Bad Idea

    || 1-Jun-2014

    As misguided Legislators continue to discuss and debate changes to the the Michigan No-Fault Act, numerous more reasonable political leaders on both sides of the aisle agree that changes to the Michigan Automobile No-Fault Act are a bad idea. http://www.theoaklandpress.com/government-and-politics/20140303/big-4-oppose-no-fault-auto-insurance-reforms
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  • Welcome to our new blog!

    || 2-Apr-2014

    We are pleased to announce the launch of our new website and blog! Please look here for more news and updates.
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