I help clients achieve their business objectives by providing solution-oriented legal counsel.

Ali is a member of the firm’s Business & Corporate Law Group. He represents a wide variety of clients – from small, family-owned companies, to multinational, publicly-traded corporations – in mergers and acquisitions and commercial transactions. Clients rely on Ali for his problem solving and legal drafting abilities. He draws on his practice experience resolving commercial disputes, as well as his prior experiences at the Federal Trade Commission (Bureau of Competition), the U.S. Attorney’s Office (Forfeiture and Financial Litigation Unit), and the U.S. District Court (Chambers of the Hon. George Caram Steeh), to help clients understand risk and succeed in contentious negotiations.

Ali is a true team player and understands the importance of collaboration. To ensure that clients receive the best representation, Ali coordinates with other members of the Howard & Howard team with expertise in Real Estate, Intellectual Property, Labor and Employment, and Litigation.


Business & Corporate

Our business is business–your business. We offer vast experience in a full array of corporate legal services.



  • Wayne State University Law School, 2019
    • J.D.
      • Articles Editor, Journal of Law in Society
      • Entrepreneurship and Business Law Society
      • Governor's Scholar
        • Full-tuition scholarship based on Law School Admissions Test score and undergraduate GPA
  • University of Detroit Mercy, 2014
    • B.A., summa cum laude, Economics 
      • Men's Soccer 
      • Economics Club


  • American Bar Association


  • Michigan, 2019
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Michigan 

Professional Achievements

  • Best LawyersOnes to Watch in America, 2024
  • Michigan Super Lawyers, "Rising Stars," 2023
  • Grand Rapids Magazine, "Top Lawyers," 2022