Founded in 1902, Foster Swift Collins & Smith consists of 100 attorneys with six offices throughout Michigan (Lansing, Southfield, Grand Rapids, Detroit, Holland and St. Joseph). The firm is also a member of Lexwork International; an independent network of midsized law firms in major cities throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia, assisting clients when legal needs arise outside of the United States.
Our firm delivers comprehensive services for clients of all backgrounds - businesses (public and private), organizations, municipalities, and individuals. For most, we establish long-term relationships spanning generations. Clients appreciate our ability and experience in handling everything from straightforward entity selection to sophisticated transactions, difficult litigation and complex regulatory issues.
We credit our growth to the firm’s values of integrity, civility, perseverance, teamwork and commitment to our communities. We have a reputation for providing clients a well-blended mix of experience, innovative, yet practical strategies and outstanding client service.
To best serve our clients the firm is organized into the following broad practice groups:
• Business & Corporate Law
• Employer Services
• Finance, Real Estate & Bankruptcy Law
• General & Commercial Litigation
• Health Care
• Municipal and Public Entity Law
• Trusts and Estates