Serving Businesses, Government & Individuals


Charter Legal Services has over 20 years of experience working with select individuals, schools, health care providers, app developers and small, medium and large sized businesses on their collection and vendor disputes, breach of contract litigation, general counsel issues (including contracts, divestments, union negotiation, employee relations, insurance coverage issues and strategic planning) and many other commercial and business matters, we also act as local counsel for national companies, municipal organizations, schools and insurers.  As a panel counsel for a national insurer for many years, we have the experience to assist with risk management and coverage issues, as well as maintaining or defending litigation too.

We enjoy all aspects of business formations, including establishing corporations, LLCs, LLPs, joint ventures and other arrangements.  We can assist with trademark and servicemark filings, preliminary contracts, employee handbooks, bank, family and other types of financing, independent contractor agreements, buy-sell agreements and everything else involved.

Litigation Services include:  filing and defending lawsuits and arbitration actions; breach of contract disputes and  litigation including unpaid accounts receivable and contract disputes;  LLC, LLP, business, corporate shareholder and partnership disputes and litigation; asset discovery proceedings; workout and financially distressed business litigation and settlement of outstanding debts; asset protection for business owners & businesses; collection matters; fraud, consumer fraud, & shareholder disputes; commercial and business litigation in all Michigan Courts.  If you are ambushed with a preliminary injunction, temporary restraining order (TRO), or other declaratory judgment action any day of the week - even Friday at 4:00 pm, we can help - we also have extremely quick turnaround in getting actions filed and issues addressed.


We are pleased to provide comprehensive legal services to select individuals.  Estate planning, divorce, defending or filing a lawsuit