Recently represented two professionals on MDOP charges in Royal Oak. This was a typical case where good people get themselves into a bad situation. The allegations were my clients were at a bar and some property was damaged. The amount of damaged was well over $1,000, which is a felony in Michigan.
Fortunately I was able to work with the detective on the case and keep the matter at a misdemeanor level, and not a felony. On top of that I was able to work out a deal where there charges will be dismissed as long as restitution is paid, and they complete the terms of their sentence.
This is another example of good peo