Michael S. Hohauser

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  • Principal at Hohauser Kuchon (2 Attorneys)
  • 363 W. Big Beaver Rd., Suite 250, Troy, MI 48084-5220
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Attorney Awards


Recipient: Francis R. Avadenka Memorial Award for significant contribution to the Community, 2010; Sander Rosenthal Award, 2004; Award honoring contribution to the legal profession, Women's Bar Association for outstanding contribution to the Legal Community, 2000. Author: "Dental Implants: An Emerging Area of Malpractice"; "Is The Bar Important or Self Important?," Contributing Author: "Medical Malpractice: A Practical Approach to the 1993 Act in Michigan"; "Soft Tissue Injury - The Plaintiff's Case"; "Premises Liability: Overview and Update of the Law"; "Dog Bite in Michigan"; "The Keys of the Rabbi or Can the 'Adversarial' System Survive?," Laches; "Elected Judgeships," Laches; "Media Criticism of the Bench"; "A Legacy of Intangibles"; "How Did This Situation Come To Be - Is it New?"; "Politics or Justice"; "Architects of a New Millennium"; "Attorney Freedom of Speech"; "A Legacy of Intangibles"; "Transportation Authority Liability". Adjunct Professor, Thomas M. Cooley Law School: Professional Liability, 2007; Medical Malpractice, 2006. Adjunct Professor: Product Liability, University of Detroit, Mercy College of Law, 1999. Lecturer, National Business Institute, 1989-1997. Hearing Panelist, Attorney Discipline Board, 1994-. Member, National Council of Bar Presidents, 2000. Founder: Michigan Attorney Trade Organization (MATO), 2006.

Oakland Bar Foundation; Michigan State Bar Foundation.

Areas of Practice (54)

  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Dram Shop Liability
  • E Coli Contamination
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery Malpractice
  • Uninsured and Underinsured Motorists
  • No Fault Automobile Insurance
  • Personal Liability
  • First and Third Party Insurance
  • Civil Litigation
  • Complex Litigation
  • Trial Practice
  • Birth Trauma
  • Failure to Diagnose
  • Gynecology Malpractice
  • Medical Negligence
  • Nursing Malpractice
  • Nursing Negligence
  • Obstetric Malpractice
  • Pediatric Malpractice
  • Surgeons Liability
  • Negligence
  • Accidents
  • Animal Attacks
  • Aquatic Injuries
  • Automobile Accidents and Injuries
  • Automobile Negligence
  • Bicycle Accidents
  • Boating Accidents
  • Bodily Injury
  • Brain Injury
  • Bus Accidents
  • Catastrophic Injury
  • Commercial Vehicle Liability
  • Dog Bites
  • Head Injury
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents and Injuries
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Pedestrian Injuries
  • Plaintiffs Personal Injury
  • Slip and Fall
  • Severe Burns
  • Third Party Wrongful Death
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Premises Liability
  • Products Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Accountants Malpractice
  • Architects and Engineers Malpractice
  • Design Professionals Malpractice
  • Professional Negligence
  • Civil Liability

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
University Attended:
Michigan State University, B.A., 1969
Law School Attended:
Detroit College of Law, J.D., 1974
Year of First Admission:
1974, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan; 1981, U.S. District Court, Western District of Michigan, and U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit; 1974, Michigan
Oakland County Bar Association (Elected, Board of Directors, 1992-1998; Secretary; Treasurer; President Elect; President, 1999-2000); State Bar of Michigan (Commissioner, 2000-2007; Member, Negligence Section; Member, Representative Assembly, 1989-1995, 1990-2002; Member, Civil Procedure Committee, 1985-1993; Chair, 1992, 1993); The Association of Trial Lawyers of America.
Birth Information:
Newark, New Jersey, February 11, 1947
Reported Cases:
Yahrling v. Belle Lake, 429 Mich 66 (1987); Perez v. KFC Nat Management Co, Inc, 183 Mich App 265 (1990); PIM Inc v. Steinbichler Optical Tech USA Inc, Docket Nos. 220053 and 222221 (September 4, 2001); Vavrick v. Bill's Automotive, Docket No. 238473 (April 17, 2003); Hill v. Hoig, 258 Mich App 538 (2003) lv den 470 Mich 880 (2004); Smith v. Rolladium, 2005 Mich App Lexis 2615 (2005).
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Peer Reviews

4.6/5.0 (1 review)
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