Steven Gursten (Farmington Hills, Michigan)
Steven Gursten (Farmington Hills, Michigan)

Steven Gursten

AV Preeminent
Champion Badge Silver

Free initial consultation

Licensed for 24 years

Serving Farmington Hills, MI (view address)

Steven Gursten

Free initial consultation

Serving Farmington Hills, MI (view address)

About Steven Gursten

As head of Michigan Auto Law, Steven M. Gursten focuses his practice on serious motor vehicle accident injury and wrongful death cases. Steve has received the top-reported truck accident trial verdict in Michigan over multiple years, the highest reported truck accident settlement over multiple years, and the highest settlement for a motor vehicle accident case of any Michigan attorney in history, according to published reports by Michigan Lawyers Weekly.… Read more
As head of Michigan Auto Law, Steven M. Gursten focuses his practice on serious motor vehicle accident injury and wrongful death cases. Steve has received the top-reported truck accident trial verdict in Michigan over multiple years, the highest reported truck accident settlement over multiple years, and the highest settlement for a motor vehicle accident case of any Michigan attorney in history, according to published reports by Michigan Lawyers Weekly.

Steve is an active leader in many legal organizations, including president of the Traumatic Brain Injury Group for the American Association for Justice, past president of the Motor Vehicle Trial Lawyers Association, and past president of the Trucking Litigation Group for American Association for Justice.

Steve frequently lectures at legal seminars throughout the country on trucking litigation, trial advocacy, and traumatic brain injury cases. He also speaks on maximizing auto negligence and truck cases, including at several advanced trucking legal seminars throughout the nation. He has been named a “Leader in the Law” and “Lawyer of the Year” by Michigan’s largest legal newspaper for his record-breaking auto accident verdicts and settlements and advocacy work in preventing wrecks.

Read less
Play Law Firm Video youtube play icon
Michigan Auto Law

Areas of Law

  • Personal Injury
  • Automobile Accidents and Injuries
  • Accidents
  • Automobile Negligence
  • Bicycle Accidents
  • Bodily Injury
  • Brain Injury
  • Head Injury
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents and Injuries
  • Truck Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Spinal Injury
  • Whiplash

Attorney Reviews

Reviews

  • 4.7/5.0 5 reviews
  • Champion Badge Silver

Communication

4.6

Responsiveness

4.6

Quality of Service

4.8

Value for Money

4.8
  • Personal Injury

    Client Review  |  June 24, 2015

    I was injured in a bad accident with a semi-truck and my insurance company was giving me a lot of grief. I couldn't work and they stopped covering my medical bills. I had to get a lawyer involved and was so happy to find Steve. He was so helpful a... Read more

    I was injured in a bad accident with a semi-truck and my insurance company was giving me a lot of grief. I couldn't work and they stopped covering my medical bills. I had to get a lawyer involved and was so happy to find Steve. He was so helpful and always called me back. I've worked with lawyers before and Steve was by far the easiest to talk to. All of the people in the office were so nice too. Steve made my life so much easier and much less stressful. thank you Steve! Read less

  • Personal Injury

    Client Review  |  March 11, 2014

    Steve treated me with dignity and he was always there to answer my questions. I would recommend this attorney for anybody who needs help with a truck accident in Michigan, because he is a polite man, a man of his word and he does what he says. You do... Read more

    Steve treated me with dignity and he was always there to answer my questions. I would recommend this attorney for anybody who needs help with a truck accident in Michigan, because he is a polite man, a man of his word and he does what he says. You don’t get that with most lawyers. Read less

  • Personal Injury

    Client Review  |  January 19, 2015

    I was very nervous about hiring a lawyer but Steve answered all of my questions and really helped me. I was so worried about paying my medical bills - Steve was so responsive and made me feel so much more comfortable. I highly recommend him to anyone... Read more

    I was very nervous about hiring a lawyer but Steve answered all of my questions and really helped me. I was so worried about paying my medical bills - Steve was so responsive and made me feel so much more comfortable. I highly recommend him to anyone. Read less

  • Personal Injury

    Client Review  |  January 08, 2014

    Steve helped me after I was injured in a truck accident. He won a record judgement for me and my wife. He has compassion for his clients and is unbeatable.

    Steve helped me after I was injured in a truck accident. He won a record judgement for me and my wife. He has compassion for his clients and is unbeatable. Read less

  • Personal Injury

    Client Review  |  February 25, 2013

    He is a great lawyer but a big firm so extremely hard to get a hold of him or one on one time

    He is a great lawyer but a big firm so extremely hard to get a hold of him or one on one time Read less


Legal Community Activity & Contributions

  • Under Michigan’s Mini Tort law, a person whose car or truck was damaged in an accident can recover up to $1,000 from the at-fault driver to use for paying the vehicle damage repair costs. Normally, this is a relatively uncomplicated process: The owner of the damaged vehicle makes her Mini Tort claim with the at-fault […]

  • 2013 Michigan Driver Safety Resources

    Jan, 03 2013 | Automobile Accidents

    I want to start off 2013 by sharing some important safety tips that can help you on the roads, and actually prevent car accidents. Below is a list of helpful government-sponsored websites that provide reliable information and support for Michigan drivers and their families. Information on purchasing Michigan auto insurance The state of Michigan provides […]

VIEW ALL 226 BLOGS



    loading

Credentials

Position

Principal

Admission Details

Admitted in 1995, Michigan

Additional Payment Information

Free initial consultation

Law School Attended
Fordham University

Class of 1995
J.D.

University Attended

University of Michigan
Class of 1992
B.S.

Associations & Memberships
State Bar of Michigan.


Attorney FAQs

Does this attorney maintain a professional presence on any social networks?
Yes, Steven Gursten has a professional profile on facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.
Is this attorney Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review rated?
Yes, Steven Gursten has a 4.9 Peer Rating from Martindale-Hubbell.
How many attorneys are in this law firm?
Michigan Auto Law has 17 attorneys at this location.
Does this attorney maintain any other responsibilities in the firm outside of legal work?
Steven Gursten is the Managing Partner of the firm.
What year was this attorney's law firm established?
Michigan Auto Law was established in 1952.

Contact

Email Lawyer (All fields are required)

Case type is required.
I am is required.
First name is required.
Last name is required.
A valid zip code is required.
Country is required.
State is required.
A valid city is required.
A valid email address is required.
A valid phone number is required.
Message is required.
0/1000 characters
reCAPTCHA is required.

By clicking the Submit button, you agree to the Terms of Use, Supplemental Terms and Privacy Policy. You also consent to be contacted at the phone number you provided, including by autodials, text messages and/or pre-recorded calls, from Lawyers.com and its affiliates and from or on behalf of attorneys you request or contact through this site. Consent is not a condition of purchase.

You should not send any sensitive or confidential information through this site. Emails sent through this site do not create an attorney-client relationship and may not be treated as privileged or confidential. The lawyer or law firm you are contacting is not required to, and may choose not to, accept you as a client. The internet is not necessarily secure and emails sent though this site could be intercepted or read by third parties.

loading

Thank you! Your message has been successfully sent.

For your records, a copy of this email has been sent to [email protected]

Summary of Your Message
Case Type:
I am:
First Name:
Last Name:
City:
State:
Country:
Phone Number:
Message:

TRANSCRIPT
Show

TRANSCRIPT
Show