Richard J. Corriveau, Of Counsel

Areas of Focus

  • Family Law
  • Post-Judgement Family Law
  • Employment Law – Employee
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Age Descrimination
  • Personal Injury – Plaintiff
  • Workers’ Compensation Law
  • Personal Protection Orders
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Criminal Law
Contact Information

Office
324 E. Main Street
Northville, MI 48167

Phone
(248) 380-6800

E-mail
RJC@RichardJCorriveau.com

Education

  • University of Detroit Mercy School of Law,
    Detroit, Michigan
  • J.D.
  • Honors: Senior Class President
  • Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan
  • B.A. – 1970
  • Honors: Dean’s List
  • University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • A.M. Degree and PhD Course Work
  • Major: Psychology
  • Honor Dean’s List
  • Henry Ford Community College
  • A.A.
  • Honor Dean’s List

Bar Admissions

  • Michigan
  • Pro Hoc Vice in Several States
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Michigan
  • Supreme Court of Michigan

Litigation Percentage

  • 90% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Pro Bono Activities

  • Family Law – Livingston County, 1995 – Present
  • Family Law – Oakland, 1995 – Present

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Michigan Bar Association, Member
  • Michigan Bar Association Family Law, Member
  • Oakland Bar Association, Member
  • Detroit Metro Bar Association, Member
  • Brain Injury Association, Member
  • American Arbitration Association, Member, 1976 – Present
  • National Trial Lawyers, Member
  • Workers Compensation
  • Motor Vehicle/Automobile Accidents
  • Named 100 Best Trial Attorneys by the National Trial Lawyers 2012, 2013, 2014.
  • Member Michigan Council for Family and Divorce Mediation

Past Employment Positions

  • United States Army, Artillery Sergeant, 1959 – 1962
  • Automobile Club of Michigan, Trial Attorney, 1976 – 1978
  • Ford Motor Company Office of General Counsel, Senior Trial Attorney, 1978 – 1984
  • Shively, McCloskey, Corriveau & Gardner, Senior Partner, 1984 – 1986