Robert J. Carey graduated Cum Laude from Western Michigan University
in Kalamazoo, Michigan and attained his Juris Doctor Degree from
the Pettit College of Law, Ohio Northern University in Ada, Ohio,
on May 23, 1976. He passed the Michigan Bar exam that November
and moved to Kalkaska, Michigan and started the practice of law
in December of that year. Since that time he has maintained a full
time professional, solo law practice as a general trial practitioner
in many areas of law. He is admitted to practice in all courts
in the State of Michigan, the Federal Court in the Western District
of Michigan, the U.S. Court of Federal Claims and the Supreme Court
of the United States of America.
FAMILY and COMMUNITY
Robert Carey is a family man, married to Fran Carey for 37 years,
has 3 daughters, 2 grandaughters and a grandson, and was actively involved in school and community
events. Mr. Carey has served as a board member and President of
the Economic Development Corporation, board member and past president
of the Rotary Club, board member of the National Trout Festival,
board member of the Zoning Board of Appeals, and is a member of
Kalkaska Chamber of Commerce.
Mr. Carey concedes that attorney's fees can be outrageous and
will attempt to handle your matter without court action. Court
action should be a last resort, however, Robert Carey is first
and foremost a trial lawyer, at the top of his game and is ready
to go to bat for you in court and defend your rights to the best
of his ability with compassion and loyalty to his clients. Mr.
Carey is not afraid to represent the unpopular client.