Steven Gursten – Michigan Auto Law

Practice/Organization Description

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 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.

Bar Admissions

Admitted to the Michigan Bar 1995


Fordham University, J.D., 1995; University of Michigan, B.S., 1992

Professional Associations & Memberships

President of the Motor Vehicle Trial Lawyers Association; Board of Governors, Representing State of Michigan, Association of Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America; Founding Member, Truck Accident Attorneys Roundtable; American Association for Justice Interstate Truck Litigation Group, Past President; Traumatic Brain Injury Group, Executive Board Member; State of Michigan Model Civil Jury Instructions, Subcommittee Member

Honors and Awards

The Best Lawyers in America; Lawyer of the Year, Michigan Lawyers Weekly; Michigan Super Lawyer; Top 10 Attorney Award for the state of Michigan, National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys; Top 100 Trial Lawyer, American Trial Lawyers; Martindale-Hubbell AV-Rating; Michigan Super Lawyer, Super Lawyers listing


30101 Northwestern Highway
Farmington Hills, Michigan 48334, United States

  • 248-353-7575
  • 248-353-4504

Areas of Practice
  • Litigation
  • Personal Injury
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