Michael R. Janes


University of Notre Dame, B.A., 1979
University of Detroit School of Law, J.D., 1981

Professional Experience
Martin, Bacon & Martin, P.C.
• Law Clerk, 1980-1982
• Associate, 1982-1987
• Shareholder, 1987-2017
Janes, Van Camp, Moffatt & Selzer, P.C.
• Shareholder, 2018-

Practice includes all areas of personal injury litigation with emphasis on the defense of medical malpractice causes of action.

Professional Membership/Activities
American Bar Association
American Board of Trial Advocates
American College of Trial Lawyers
Association of Defense Trial Counsel
• Board of Directors, 1995-2002
• President, 2000-2001
• Catholic Lawyers Society
Defense Research Institute
Fellow of the Michigan State Bar Foundation
Macomb County Bar Association
Macomb County Case Evaluation Panel
Michigan Defense Trial Counsel
• Chair of Professional Liability & Health Care, 2012-2016
Michigan Society of Health Care Attorneys
State Bar of Michigan
• Negligence Law Section Council
• Member, 2006-2016
• Treasurer, 2012-2013
• Secretary, 2013-2014
• Vice-Chair, 2014-2015
• Chair, 2015-2016
Wayne County Case Evaluation Panel

Michigan Association of Justice 2016 Respected Advocate Award

Bar Admissions
State Bar of Michigan
United States District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit