Edward R. Stein

Edward R. Stein: Attorney with Smith Haughey Rice & Roegge, P.C. AV stamp icon
Attorney Awards


Edward R. Stein practices primarily in the areas of medical malpractice defense and other civil litigation.


•AV Peer Review Rated, Martindale-Hubbell

•Listed in Best Lawyers (1993-2019) -- Medical Malpractice Law & Personal Injury Litigation

•Listed in Leading Lawyers (2014) -- Medical Malpractice Defense Law, Personal Injury Defense Law: General

•Listed in Michigan Super Lawyers (2006-2018) -- Personal Injury Defense: Medical Malpractice

•Fellowship, American College of Trial Lawyers

•Advocate, American Board of Trial Advocates

•National Institute for Trial Advocacy (Distinguished Service Award, 1995, Honorable Prentice Marshall Faculty Award, 1997)

News and Publications

August 16 2018

Twenty-One Smith Haughey Attorneys Named to Best Lawyers 2019

August 18 2017

Smith Haughey Rice & Roegge Attorneys Listed Among Best Lawyers in America for 2018

April 19 2017

Medical Malpractice Defense Newsletter, April 2017

September 20 2016

Sixteen Smith Haughey Attorneys Listed Among 2016 Michigan Super Lawyers and Super Lawyers Rising Stars

September 17 2015

Fourteen Smith Haughey Attorneys Listed Among 2015 Michigan Super Lawyers and Super Lawyers Rising Stars

August 27 2015

Smith Haughey Rice & Roegge Attorneys Listed Among Best Lawyers in America for 2016

October 06 2013

Smith Haughey Lawyers Named Among 2013 Michigan Super Lawyers and Super Lawyers “Rising Stars”

September 17 2012

Smith Haughey Lawyers Named 2012 Super Lawyers

September 14 2011

Smith Haughey and its Attorneys Voted Best By Their Peers

September 16 2009

Smith Haughey Lawyers Named Super Lawyers

August 11 2009

Smith Haughey and its Attorneys Voted Best by Their Peers

Areas of Practice (4)

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Legal Malpractice Liability Defense
  • Medical Malpractice Defense
  • Professional Liability

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
734.913.5387  Phone
734.332.0971  Fax
University Attended:
University of Michigan, B.A., with honors, 1963
Law School Attended:
University of Michigan, J.D., magna cum laude, 1966
Year of First Admission:
1966, Michigan


Professional Affiliations

•State Bar of Michigan
•Washtenaw County Bar Association
•Michigan Defense Trial Counsel
•Faculty Member, Institute of Continuing Legal Education

Community Affiliations

•University of Michigan Law School, Adjunct Professor. Courses include Trial Practice and Evidence. Former Director of the Spring Break Trial Practice Program.


Peer Reviews

A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.

*Peer Reviews provided before April 15, 2008 are not displayed.



Ann Arbor, Michigan

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