Alternative Dispute Resolution

Members of Secrest Wardle’s Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Practice Group are well-experienced in dispute resolution practices and procedures.  Attorneys in this practice group regularly serve as arbitrators, case evaluators, facilitators, and mediators in a variety of matters.  Our ADR clients have come to depend on us to facilitate the best possible outcomes in cases involving personal injuries, medical malpractice, and property and business disputes.


Group Chair
  Makarski, Daniel P.
Senior Partner

Group Members
Morley, Mark E.
Senior Partner

Recent Publications
Four Secrest Wardle Attorneys Named to dbusiness “2018 Top Lawyers in Metro Detroit
In The News 11/14/2017

Five Secrest Wardle Attorneys Have Been Listed in The Best Lawyers in America© 2018
In The News 08/15/2017

William P. Hampton, Daniel P. Makarski and Derk W. Beckerleg Recognized as 2013 Top Lawyers in Metro Detroit's DBusiness Magazine
Press Release 11/13/2012

William P. Hampton and Daniel P. Makarski Recognized as 2011 Top Lawyers in Metro Detroit's DBusiness Magazine
Press Release 11/04/2011

Alternative Dispute Resolution Attorney Daniel P. Makarski Makes 2011 Top Lawyer List in Metro Detroit’s DBusiness Magazine
Press Release 12/01/2010

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Alternative Dispute Resolution


Commercial and Business Law


Drug and Medical Device


Environmental and Toxic Tort

Family Law

General Negligence

Governmental Litigation

Insurance Coverage

Intellectual Property / Advertising Injury

Malpractice / Professional Liability

Motor Vehicle Litigation


Premises Liability

Product Liability

Property, Fire and Casualty

Real Estate

Trucking/Commercial Vehicle Litigation