Mr. Wais concentrates his practice in the areas of commercial litigation, business & corporate law, and employment law.
He received a B.A. in 1986 from the University of Michigan and a J.D., magna cum laude, from Wayne State University Law School in 1991. While in law school, he was a member of the Order of the Coif and an Associate Editor for the Wayne Law Review from 1989 to 1991. Mr. Wais works with clients to find the most cost effective resolution to disputes and then aggressively pursues litigation where necessary always keeping open the potential for an amicable resolution while being certain that the case is prepared for trial. He has tried many cases through verdict in both state and federal courts as well as before the American Arbitration Association and has argued numerous appeals in both the Michigan Court of Appeals and the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals in Ohio. He also works with corporate clients and individuals to assist them in all aspects of their business and other endeavors including employment issues, contract negotiation, purchase and sale agreements and other corporate and business matters.