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For over 25 years, Fausone & Grysko, PLC has worked with Michigan-based businesses, individuals, families, and local governments. Whether called upon to untangle complex real estate and land use transactions, support a family’s estate planning needs, or help local governments find cooperative ways to maximize resources, the attorneys at Fausone & Grysko, PLC provide trusted counsel for our clients.

We’re more than lawyers, we are strategists and problem solvers.

Our team includes engineers, entrepreneurs, former prosecutors, veterans, and medical specialists. We are parents, caregivers, teachers, and active community members. Our diverse range of experience allows us to connect with our clients and strategize with them to find the best solutions to their legal matters.

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Full range, full service, full representation.

The attorneys at Fausone & Grysko, PLC provide a broad range of services to help each client with the full scope of their legal needs. It is not uncommon to work with a client in a complex real estate transaction and to later assist his or her family in developing a comprehensive estate plan. We have a diversified practice that allows us to assist clients with their personal, professional, and business endeavors.

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What We Can Do For You

Our Practice Areas

Corporate & Business Law

Our corporate and business law attorneys have been helping all types of small and mid-sized businesses grow for over 25 years. Whether you need an attorney’s representation in a corporate transaction, are facing a delicate employment law matter, or need advice and assistance to start a new venture, our lawyers can help.

Family Law

Our family law attorneys provide compassionate counsel for clients seeking a divorce. We handle all aspects of a client's case including child custody, child and spousal support, visitation matters, and domestic violence.

Criminal Defense

Our Michigan criminal defense lawyers have a solid track record of defending clients against all types of felony and misdemeanor charges, including drug crimes, DUIs, driver’s license restoration, aggravated assault and robbery. We represent defendants in both Michigan state and federal courts, know the systems and the players, and aggressively fight for our clients’ rights.


We represent individuals and businesses of all sizes in civil and commercial litigation. From landlord-tenant disputes to breach of contract to employment matters, our attorneys are experienced litigators who adopt a trial-readiness approach for every case that crosses our desks.

Estate Planning & Probate

Ensuring your assets are protected and your final wishes are followed are the goals of a proper estate plan. Our lawyers are certified in probate and estate planning by the Institute of Continuing Legal Education and will carefully craft wills and trusts to minimize probate costs and plan for each of our client’s individual circumstances.

Municipal Law

We know our communities, and we understand how they work. We provide cost-effective counsel on a wide scope of matters facing local governments and public authorities. Our municipal law practice is uniquely positioned to bring local governments together to maximize local resources and services. We recently guided thirteen local communities in the formation of an authority to acquire and operate the second-largest wastewater system in Michigan.

Real Estate Transactions & Land Use

We assist businesses and individuals in acquiring and developing property, leveraging brownfield and other development incentives, and resolving real estate disputes. Our skilled Michigan commercial real estate attorneys also assist developers in obtaining zoning variances and permits.


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Attorney Spotlight

Meet our team of lawyers with a diverse range of experience. Our attorneys are strategists and problem solvers. We value the importance of connecting with you to identify the best solutions to your legal matters. Learn more about each of our key team members.
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James G. Fausone
James G. Fausone
Jacquelyn M. Bona
Jacquelyn M. Bona
Christopher S. Frescoln
Christopher S. Frescoln
Brandon M. Grysko
Brandon M. Grysko
James J. Jolly
James J. Jolly
Michael M. McNamara
Michael M. McNamara
Denise Medina
Denise Medina
Terry B. Priest
Terry B. Priest
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