David A. Nacht

David A. Nacht

Firm Founder & Principal of NachtLaw, PC
  • Employment Law, Criminal Law, Health Care Law...
  • Michigan, Ohio
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Summary

David Nacht has tried over 2 dozen cases with his most recent victory in the spring of 2013 in federal court. His last civil jury award was in June 2012 in Muskegon County, Michigan in the case of Crosby v. Michigan Department of Corrections where he obtained a judgment of $390,000.

Mr. Nacht, the firm founder, holds degrees from Harvard College ('87) and The University of Michigan Law School ('92), where he served as an editor of the Law Review. Mr. Nacht is AV rated by Martindale Hubbell, the highest rating for lawyers by lawyers, has been named a "Million Dollar Advocate" and also has been named to the 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 edition of Michigan Super Lawyers. Each year, no more than 5 percent of the lawyers in the state receive this honor. Mr. Nacht is also AV Rated by Martindale Hubbell. Prior to attending law school, Mr. Nacht served as a staff member to former U.S. Senator John Glenn on the Senate Governmental Affairs Committee, where he organized committee hearings and assisted the Senator in negotiating the passage of multiple pieces of legislation.

Mr. Nacht founded the firm in January 1996 in Ann Arbor, after practicing law at Miller Canfield - Michigan's largest law firm. Nacht also clerked for a federal district judge, Hon. Stewart Newblatt, in the Eastern District of Michigan. He has served as faculty for the American Bar Association Health Law section and formerly chaired the Washtenaw County Bar Association Employment Law section.

Mr. Nacht has published articles on employment law, criminal law and a book chapter on ethics in government. He often speaks on legal issues, and has appeared on several occasions as a guest lecturer at the University of Michigan Law School and spoken to professional associations.

Practice Areas
  • Employment Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Civil Rights
  • Intellectual Property
  • White Collar Crime
Additional Practice Areas
  • Severance Package Review
  • Employment or Noncompete Contracts
  • Title IX Investigation
  • Workplace Discrimination
  • Whistleblower | Retaliation
  • Federal Criminal Defense
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
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  • Contingent Fees
    The amount of the fee shall be one third (1/3) of the total pre-tax value of all recovery, whether through settlement or judgment. For the purposes of fee calculation, the total value of recovery includes the fair monetary value of any benefits, gifts, or concessions obtained as a result of this representation. It does not include the costs or fees associated with any claim or judgment against you.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Michigan
Ohio
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Guest Lecturer
University of Michigan
Current
Lecturer
Intellectual Property Section
Current
Employment Law Lecturer
State Bar of Michigan
Current
Education
University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
J.D. (1992) | Law
Honors: Graduated with honors
Activities: Law Review: University of Michigan Law Review, Editor
Harvard Law School
B.A. (1987) | Law
Honors: Graduated with honors
Awards
Super Lawyer
Super Lawyers
Selected to Super Lawyers - 2011 to 2017
AV Preeminent
Martindale Hubbell
Best Law Firms
Best Lawyers
Top Lawyers - dbusiness
Detroit's Premier Business Journal
Professional Associations
American Bar Association
Faculty, Health Law Section
Current
Washtenaw County Bar Association
Member
Current
State Bar of Michigan
Member
Current
American Bar Association
Member
Current
Michigan Bar Association
Member
Current
National Employment Lawyers' Association
Member
Current
Michigan Employment Lawyers' Association
Member
Current
Ohio State Bar Association
Member
Current
Ohio Employment Lawyers' Association
Member
Current
ACLU of Michigan
Member
Current
Ohio Association for Justice
Member
Current
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NachtLaw - Legal Representation for Executives - Michigan & Ohio Law firm

Representation for Executives - The attorneys of NachtLaw can assist you as you figure out how to approach a pivotal employment matter, whether it is the negotiation of an employment contract or full-blown litigation.

College Code of Conduct Violations Defense Attorney

Title IX - For over 20 years David Nacht has been representing university and college professors, students and staff members who have been accused of violating the code of conduct. Being found responsible for violating your college or university’s code of conduct can result in serious repercussions that can affect your personal and professional life for years. Take action now and call NachtLaw for help.

Business Partnership Disputes

Business Partnership Disputes - Have you found yourself in the middle of a contract dispute? Let our experienced business litigation attorneys assess your case and vigorously advocate for your interests.

Age Discrimination in the Workplace

Workplace Age Discrimination - Federal age discrimination law protects employees who are aged 40 and over from being fired, demoted, denied a job promotion or otherwise discriminated against in the workplace on the basis of their age.

Severance Package Negotiations

Severance Negotiations -As an employee accepting a severance package, it is important to truly understand the terms of the severance agreement. Before you sign away your rights, make sure that you fully understand your options.

Non-Compete Agreements

Non-Compete Contracts - Signing a non-compete can greatly limit your prospects when you and your employer part ways. You should seek proper advice if you are preparing to sign any employment contract — or if you anticipate trouble with a contract you already signed.

Michigan Criminal Defense Lawyers Ann Arbor Attorneys

Criminal Defense - At Nacht Law, we get results: dismissals, not guilty verdicts, sentencing guideline departures. When we get involved early, we get results early, sometimes shutting down the investigation before the prosecutor makes a formal charge.

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Nacht & Roumel, PC
101 North Main Street
Suite 555
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
USA
Toll-Free: (888) 312-7173
Telephone: (734) 663-7550
Fax: (734) 663-7592
Nacht & Roumel, PC
401 South Old Woodward Avenue
Suite 460
Birmingham, MI 48009
USA
Toll-Free: (888) 312-7173
Telephone: (248) 602-0072
Fax: (734) 663-7592
Nacht & Roumel, PC
One Seagate
Suite 685
Toledo, OH 43604
USA
Toll-Free: (888) 312-7173
Telephone: (419) 752-9165
Fax: (734) 663-7592