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Daniel T. Geherin

Daniel T. Geherin

Owner of GEHERIN LAW GROUP, PLLC: Civil/Criminal/License
  • Criminal Law, DUI & DWI, Juvenile Law ...
  • California, Michigan
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Daniel T. Geherin is a board-certified trial attorney with over 24 years’ experience practicing law. He graduated with Honors from Michigan State University with a bachelor's degree in Humanities/Pre-Law, and graduated cum laude from law school at California Western in San Diego, CA. In law school, he was an Executive Editor of his school's Law Review. Upon graduation, he joined the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office, where he prosecuted gang offenses, sexual assaults, narcotics violations, juvenile delinquency, and complex white-collar offenses.

As a criminal defense attorney, he has defended nearly every type of crime, including hundreds of criminal sexual conduct offenses, homicide cases, drug cases, domestic violence charges, embezzlement and fraud investigations, home invasion and theft offenses, and countless drunk driving violations. In all, he has handled thousands of criminal, civil and driver license restoration cases, and he has completed over 200 criminal trials.

He is a member of the Federal Bar Association, the Michigan and California Bar Associations, and the Washtenaw County Bar Association, where he was Chairperson of the Criminal Law Section. He is a published author on topics including juvenile justice and defending college students charged with sex-offenses. He is a frequent lecturer and contributor to the Institute of Continuing Legal Education (ICLE), where he is on the Advisory Board for the Criminal Law Section.

Mr. Geherin focuses his trial-based practice on representing individuals in criminal defense, including defense of all felony and misdemeanor offenses; drunk driving defense; driver’s license restoration; juvenile justice, including defense of all juvenile delinquency actions; civil litigation cases, including wrongful death and catastrophic injury claims resulting from negligent actions; civil rights cases; and college discipline defense, including defense of Title IX allegations.

Practice Areas
Criminal Law
Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
Juvenile Law
White Collar Crime
Domestic Violence
Domestic Violence Criminal Defense, Domestic Violence Restraining Orders
Personal Injury
Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
Civil Rights
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Discrimination, Employment, Fair Housing, Police Misconduct, Privacy Law
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
    Contingency fees available for civil litigation cases
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Geherin Law Group, PLLC
- Current
Law Offices of Daniel T. Geherin, PLLC
Deputy District Attorney
Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office
Michigan State University
B.S. (1993) | Humanities/Pre-Law
Honors: Graduated with Honors
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Top Criminal Defense Attorneys
America America's Top 100 Attorneys
Best Lawyer, DUI Defense
Best Lawyers in America
Leading Lawyer
Criminal Defense Leading Lawyers Network
AV-Preeminent Rating
Best Lawyer,Criminal/Drunk Driving
Best Lawyers in America
Rising Star, Criminal Defense
Super Lawyers Magazine
Rising Star, Criminal Defense (2009 - 2011)
Professional Associations
Michigan Institute of Continuing Legal Education (ICLE)
Advisory Board, Criminal Law
- Current
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Institute of Continuing Legal Education
Advisory Board Member
- Current
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Leading Lawyers
Advisory Board, Criminal Defense
- Current
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State Bar of Michigan  # P61253
- Current
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State Bar of California
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Articles & Publications
Collateral Consequences of a Criminal Conviction
Michigan DUI and Driver's License Handbook
Speakeasy Publishing
Defending College Students Charged with Sex Crimes
Speaking Engagements
Handling a DUI Case Involving Narcotics, 2018 Drunk Driving Update, Ann Arbor
Educating lawyers on how best to defend OWI cases in which narcotics are alleged; tips for cross-examination of Drug Recognition Experts
Driver's License Appeal How-To Presentation, Criminal Law Section, Ann Arbor, MI
Institute of Continuing Legal Education
Criminal Sexual Conduct Update, Criminal Law Section, Ann Arbor, MI
Institute of Continuing Legal Education
Top 10 Commandments of a Successful Trial Attorney, Solo and Small Firm Institute, Lansing, MI
Institute of Continuing Legal Education
Driver's License Restoration in a Nutshell, Drunk Driving Update, Detroit, MI
Institute of Continuing Legal Education
Sobriety Court Licensing, Drunk Driving Update, Grand Rapids, MI
Institute of Continuing Legal Education
Handling a theft-related criminal case, New Lawyer's Seminar, Ann Arbor, MI
Institute of Continuing Legal Education
Board Certified Criminal Trial Attorney
National Board of Trial Advocacy
Websites & Blogs
Contact & Map
Geherin Law Group, PLLC
760 W Eisenhower Pkwy #305
Ann Arbor, MI 48103
Telephone: (734) 263-2780
Monday: Open 24 hours (Today)
Tuesday: Open 24 hours
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