A. Gabe Sybesma

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Gabe Sybesma focuses his practice on post-acute care litigation and medical malpractice at the firm. He joined the firm in 2004.

Mr. Sybesma is licensed to practice law in Michigan, as well as the U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan.

He is AV Peer Review Rated by LexisNexis/Martindale Hubbell. The AV Peer Review rating is the highest rating allowed. It attests to a lawyer’s legal ability and professional ethics, and reflects the confidential opinions of the Bar and the Judiciary.

Mr. Sybesma has been named a Rising Star every year since 2008 by Super Lawyers. Rising Stars are attorneys who are 40 years old or younger or those who have practiced for ten years or less. Only 2.5 percent of Michigan lawyers are named to this list every year.

Mr. Sybesma received his J.D. from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law, where he was Title Editor of the Law Review and Vice-President of the Entertainment and Sports Law Society. He also earned a B.A., cum laude, in Political Science and Sociology from Central Michigan University.

Mr. Sybesma is actively involved in Project H.E.L.P. (Homeless Experiencing Legal Protection Clinics), clinics that provide a basic level of legal advice and counsel at the Saints Peter & Paul Warming Center in Detroit.

Insights & News

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February, 2013 - Appointments/Promotions, News Releases
The Kitch law firm announces 2013 attorney promotions

Areas of Practice (4)

  • Medical Malpractice
  • Post-Acute Care
  • Post-Acute Care Corporate Compliance
  • Post-Acute Care Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(313) 965-7988  Phone
(313) 965-7403  Fax
University Attended:
Central Michigan University, B.S., cum laude, 2000
Law School Attended:
University of Detroit Mercy, J.D., 2003
Year of First Admission:
2008, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan; 2003, Michigan
State Bar of Michigan.

Peer Reviews

5.0/5.0 (8 reviews)
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A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Associate on 12/08/10 in Medical Malpractice Defense

    Gabe Sybesma is an excellent attorney with a firm handle on medical malpractice defense. He has a good deal of experience in and out of the Courtroom and has unquestioned ethical integrity.

    Gabe Sybesma is an excellent attorney with a firm handle on medical malpractice defense. He has a good deal of experience in and out of the Courtroom and has unquestioned ethical integrity. Read less

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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Associate on 12/06/10 in Medical Malpractice

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Detroit, Michigan

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