Upper Peninsula (U.P.)

Attorney in the Upper Peninsula

Serving Clients in the U.P. & Beyond

For more than 40 years, Bahrie Law has been fighting for the rights of individuals and families throughout the state of Michigan. We are proud to represent clients in the Upper Peninsula in complex personal injury, workers’ compensation, and Social Security disability matters. We also regularly handle divorce and family law matters, estate planning and probate, and criminal defense.

At Bahrie Law, our mission is simple: to provide clients with the personalized attention they deserve and the aggressive advocacy they need. We have earned a reputation as a firm that won’t back down from a challenge. We know the local court systems, and we know how to navigate the various state and federal laws and regulations that apply to your case. Most importantly, we are here to serve as your guide, providing you with the information you need to make empowered decisions about your case—and your future.

We offer free initial consultations to all new and prospective clients; call us at (800) 785-9924 to schedule yours today.

How Bahrie Law Can Help You

Life is full of challenging situations and difficult moments. When you are facing a serious legal issue, it can be overwhelming. But with the right legal team on your side, you can have peace of mind knowing your rights will be protected and your best interests will be kept at the forefront of your case.

Our attorneys in the U.P. strive to ease your stress by providing consistent, honest, and direct communication. We believe that the more informed you are, the more confident you will feel throughout the legal process. Regardless of the type of legal challenge you are up against, you can trust our team to fight tirelessly for you.

Our primary areas of practice include:

  • Personal Injury Claims: We assist clients who have been injured due to motor vehicle accidents, slip and falls, medical malpractice, and more. We also represent surviving family members in wrongful death lawsuits.
  • Workers’ Compensation Claims: Our attorneys can assist you if you were injured at work or suffered a work-related injury or illness. We help clients file workers’ compensation claims and navigate various disputes regarding claim denials, coverage, and benefits.
  • Social Security Disability Claims: We represent clients in all types of SSD claims, including both Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI). We also handle SSD appeals and related matters.

Our Additional Practice Areas

While personal injury, workers’ compensation, and Social Security disability cases comprise a significant portion of our practice, we also represent clients in other legal matters, as well.

Our firm handles the following additional types of cases:

  • Divorce
  • Child support/custody
  • Domestic abuse/personal protection orders
  • DUI/OWI
  • Drug possession
  • Minor in possession
  • Indecent exposure
  • Disorderly conduct
  • Expungement
  • Probate and estate planning

If you are navigating a difficult legal family matter or have been arrested for or accused of a crime, do not hesitate to reach out to our U.P. lawyers to learn how we can help. We provide complimentary consultations to all prospective clients, so there is no risk in talking to a member of our team about your case.

Work Directly with Your Attorney

At Bahrie Law, we understand that what you are going through is more than just another case—it’s your life. You deserve personalized legal representation and, when you turn to our firm, that’s what you get. From the moment you attend the initial consultation until the moment your case is resolved, you will have direct access to your attorney; you will never be passed to a paralegal or assistant. We know that the legal process can be daunting, which is why we are there for you every step of the way, ready to answer your questions and provide honest, clear, and direct communication regarding the status of your case.

As a boutique law office, we are proud to provide our clients a level of service and attention that simply cannot be found at most large, impersonal firms. Our attorneys also bring decades of experience to every case and have the knowledge, resources, and skills to effectively and aggressively advocate for you.

Get Started with Your Free Case Evaluation

If you need help getting back on your feet after a serious accident, seeking benefits after a work-related injury, protecting your best interests or the best interests of your children during a divorce, or fighting for your freedom in the face of criminal charges, turn to Bahrie Law. We have multiple offices located throughout Michigan and are proud to serve Upper Michigan from our office in the U.P.

We offer free initial consultations for all clients, as well as contingency fees for personal injury, workers’ compensation, and SSD services. This means you do not pay any upfront expenses or fees, and we only collect attorney fees if/when we recover compensation and/or benefits for you.

To learn more, contact us online or by phone at (800) 785-9924.

Hear It From Our Clients

  • Thank you Justin Bahrie and your entire law firm

    “I will be recommending them to all my friends and family not just for disability but any other things that come up in life great people to work with.”

    - Darrell R.
  • I would completely trust this law firm.

    “Even when I had doubts, he took the time to patiently explain things to me, which really helped reduce my stress. I am really glad that I listened to his counsel, and followed his advice. He definitely knows his stuff.”

    - Rachael J.
  • Would strongly recommend him to any prospective clients

    “Justin and his staff were very professional and knowledgeable representing us winning our disability claim. He took time to explain the process and answer any questions we had.”

    - Dave H.
  • Choose Bahrie Law

    “Bahrie Law and staff are very professional, knowledgeable, and are always there for you. They explain everything right from the beginning.”

    - Nette W.
  • This by far has been a great experience

    “If you're not sure whom to choose as your attorney, please give Bahrie Law a chance to win your case!!! They are just awesome!!!”

    - Raquel A.
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Settlements & Verdicts

  • $1,775,000 Wrongful Death In Jail

    The client had swallowed windshield-wiper fluid but police reportedly thought he was drunk. Case settled in with one defendant and went to trial with the other

  • $550,000 Auto Accident

    The driver likely was not paying attention to the road as he ran a stop sign and failed to yield before crossing an intersection and crashed into a large tree. The client underwent 3 shoulder surgeries. The case settled at mediation.

  • $415,000 Auto accident
  • $328,494 Worker's Compensation
  • $300,000 Auto Accident

    The client was driving in a residential neighborhood when Defendant accelerated out of her driveway in reverse and collided with the client’s vehicle.

  • $300,000 Auto Accident

    The at-fault driver ran a stop sign and collided with a vehicle in which the client—who was pregnant with a 22-week old unborn child—was a passenger.

  • $255,000 Car Accident
  • $250,000 Auto Accident

    The client was a passenger in a single-vehicle rollover accident caused by an intoxicated driver. The client injured her neck requiring surgery but made a good recovery post-surgery.

  • $180,000 Workers' Compensation
  • $163,000 Workers' Compensation
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