Mr. Fawaz concentrates his practice in commercial litigation, intellectual property litigation, and appeals in state and federal courts.

Mr. Fawaz has successfully represented automotive suppliers, real estate firms, construction companies, and businesses across a wide spectrum in trial and appellate courts. He has received multiple favorable decisions from the Michigan Court of Appeals, including decisions peremptorily reversing lower court judgments and orders.

Mr. Fawaz received his B.A. from the University of Michigan in 2002 and his J.D., magna cum laude, from Michigan State University College of Law in 2005 where he was a member of the Moot Court and Advocacy Board. In his final year, Mr. Fawaz led his Moot Court team to a national victory at the Fordham Kaufman Securities Law Competition. Prior to joining Howard & Howard, Mr. Fawaz worked as an appellate and litigation attorney for a mid-sized Oakland county firm.

Mr. Fawaz is licensed in the states of Michigan and Illinois. He is also admitted to the Federal District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Michigan and the Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit, as well as the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. Mr. Fawaz is a member of the Federal Bar Association, the Oakland County Bar Association and the Illinois State Bar Association. He is fluent in Arabic and Spanish.

Michael O. Fawaz

450 West Fourth Street
Royal Oak, MI 48067-2557
Office: (248) 723-0327
Fax: (248) 645-1568