A Long History Of Highly Regarded Municipal Representation
The Law Firm of Ihrie O'Brien has more than 60 years of experience in governmental law. Currently, we represent the local municipalities of St. Clair Shores, Eastpointe and Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan. We are deeply familiar with the legal issues that cities, city councils and other governmental entities face.
Versatile And Effective
Our attorneys have been retained by local municipalities to represent them in a wide range of legal matters. We advise municipalities, prosecute misdemeanors, draft ordinances, defend cities against lawsuits and more.
We have the knowledge and experience required to advise virtually every city department, and we have a strong track record of success for our government clients. If your city or township has need for specialized legal services, we will work with your city or township attorney as co-counsel to achieve your goals.
Attorney Robert D. Ihrie is a respected lecturer, author and litigator on numerous municipal law topics, including zoning, land use, Freedom of Information Act requests, Open Meetings Act, drunk driving and more. Mr. Ihrie authored a Parental Responsibility Ordinance that gained international attention and now serves as a model for other governmental entities.
Our firm was also instrumental in Michigan’s adoption of its anti-stalking law.