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Derrick E. George

Derrick E. George

Law Offices of Derrick E. George, P.C.
  • DUI & DWI, Criminal Law, Business Law...
  • Michigan
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Derrick E. George, P.C. is a boutique DUI/OWI full service law firm in the heart of Birmingham, Michigan.

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J.D., University of Denver
M.S.Columbia University
B.A., Michigan State University

Scholarships: • Vice Provost Law Scholarship, Univ. of Denver College of Law. • American Bar Association Fellowship. Admissions: • State Bar of Michigan • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan • American Bar Association • Federal Bar Association • Oakland County Bar Association

Practice Areas
  • DUI & DWI
  • Criminal Law
  • Business Law
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Violence
  • Family Law
  • Traffic Tickets
  • White Collar Crime
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
  • English
Professional Experience
Law Offices of Derrick E. George, P.C.
University of Denver
J.D. (2005)
- present
Columbia University
M.S. (2000)
Michigan State University
B.A. (1997)
Lead Counsel
Rated Attorney
Super Lawyer
Super Lawyers
American Bar Association
Professional Associations
State Bar of Michigan # P69933
Articles & Publications
Is Part Time Work The New Normal
USA Today
Go to Guy
Oakland County Legal News
Entrepreneur on the "Go"
Detroit Legal News
Speaking Engagements
Trials & Tribulations of Real Estate Development: Case Study Approach
American Bar Association
Entrepreneur Event
Schoolcraft College Entrepreneurship
Business Law
Oakland Community College
DUI Defense
Lead Counsel
Legal Answers
8 Questions Answered

Q. Can I get a lawyer when pressing charges for domestic violence?
A: Yes. In Michigan there is essentially a no tolerance stance when the police are called to a domestic violence incident and more often than not someone is going to jail and getting charged. Depending on your story and what outcome you wish to have would make it necessary for you to hire a experienced criminal defense attorney that will seek to achieve your desired outcome. If you have further questions and would like to discuss the case in confidence feel free to reach out and we can schedule a call or a free consultation to further examine your case and give you sound legal advice.
Q. Can you help Or should I have an Attorney during questioning
A: Get an attorney at this point.
Q. Can I get a DUI if I didn't even realize the punch I'd been drinking was spiked? I didn't feel drunk at all.
A: Yes
Q. My son is 15 being charged with resisting arrest and disorderly,tested positive for marijuana
A: Two legal issues to address: marijuana positive test and the resisting and obstructing arrest. Based on my experience and the juvenile record and psychological evaluation we could get him on a deferred sentence that would get both charges dismissed. I have handled many cases like this and offer a free consultation. Feel free to contact me anytime if you have any questions via call/text at 248.470.4300
Q. I left the bar last night, don't remember leaving. Drove home. Cops showed up at door and impounded my car from driveway
A: Feel free to text or call me to discuss your issue at 1-248-470-4300 to discuss your options.
Q. Fiance being charged with felonious assault and domestic violence against me
A: I could best answer your questions if you can contact me at(248) 470-4300
Q. Do you have a right to refuse a field sobriety test?
A: Yes you have the right to refuse the Feild Sobriety Test. However, at the Law Offices of Derrick E George PC we do not recommend refusing as you face a hard 1 year license suspension for failure to comply. Regardless, the officer can draw blood and get results that way after obtaining a warrant in most circumstances.
Q. Can I claim I didn't know the law if I'm a resident of another state and am pulled over with a blood-alcohol level
A: No. Ignorance of the law is not a defense.
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Contact & Map
880 South Old Woodward Avenue #210
Birmingham, MI 48009
Toll-Free: (248) 470-4300
33717 Woodward Avenue #286
Birmingham, MI 48009
Toll-Free: (248) 470-4300
New Office - Under Construction
432 South Washington Ave.
Royal Oak, MI 48067
Telephone: (248) 470-4300