Thomas E. Woods

Attorney in Lansing, MI
Faculty Member, Midwest Region, National Institute of Trial Advocacy, 1986-1993. Chairman and Executive Director, Michigan Crime Victims Compensation Board, 1977-1980. General Counsel, Senate of the State of Michigan, 1969-1976. Administrative Law Judge, Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulation, 1976-1977. Hearing Officer, Department of Civil Service, 1995-2001; Certified (IDEA) Hearing Officer, Department of Education, 1998-2007. Referee, Michigan Department of Civil Rights, 1981-1989. Hearing Referee, Michigan Tax Tribunal 2009-present. Case Evaluator, Ingham County Circuit Court, 1987-present; Clinton and Gratiot Counties, 2000-present. Certified Mediator, Michigan Courts, 2001-present. Receiver, Ingham, Clinton, Eaton, Gratiot Counties Circuit and District Courts, 1985-present. Special Master, Ingham County Circuit Court, 1996-1997; Administrative Law Judge, Department of Environment Quality, 2001-2002; Special Assistant Attorney General, Michigan Public Service Commission, 2001.
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Areas of Law

  • Business Law
  • Real Estate
  • Trusts and Estates
  • Receiverships
  • Probate
  • Mediation
  • Wills


Overall Client Rating

in Trusts and Estates
4.2 out of 5.0

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  • Last reviewed on 09/05/10
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Admission Details

Admitted in 1968, Michigan
1973, U.S. Supreme Court
U.S. Court of Appeals, 6th Circuit
U.S. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Michigan

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  • Law School Attended

    University of Michigan
    Class of 1968

    University Attended

    University of Notre Dame
    Class of 1964

    University of Notre Dame
    Class of 1965

    Associations & Memberships

    Ingham County and American Bar Associations; State Bar of Michigan.

    Bar Fellowship

    Ingham County Bar Foundation, Board of Directors.

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    Office Information
    Thomas E. Woods
     421 West Ionia Street,
    Lansing, MI 48933-1103


    Cummins Woods (Lansing, Michigan)

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