Effective Advocacy

Our firm is respected for its effective advocacy. Since 1985, David Sarnacki has been advocating for clients in negotiations, in mediations and in court. He concentrates his practice in the areas of divorce, family law and mediation. In continuing legal education conferences, he regularly trains other lawyers from across the state on how to be persuasive and effective.

Dave Sarnacki provides effective advocacy to his clients.

Dave Sarnacki provides effective advocacy to his clients.

A frequent commentator on trial advocacy, family law, and mediation, Mr. Sarnacki has served on the faculties of the National Institute of Trial Advocacy/Hofstra University School of Law, U.S. Attorney General’s Advocacy Institute, and Davenport University. He has been selected as one of “The Best Lawyers in America,” a “Michigan Super Lawyer,” and a numerous other honors. Mr. Sarnacki has discretely handled high-income, high-asset divorce matters, with an aggregate estate value measured in billions. As a leader in the law, Mr. Sarnacki has served as past chairperson of the Grand Rapids Bar Association’s Family Law Section (2003) and of the State Bar of Michigan’s Family Law (2006-2007), Litigation (2000-2001), and Law Practice Management (1995-1996) sections.