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Daniel G. Beyer

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Contact info:

313.961.0200

Fax: 313.961.0388

Dan Beyer is a seasoned trial attorney with nearly 40 years of experience, having tried over 50 cases in the Michigan Circuit and District courts and the Federal Court for the Eastern District of Michigan.

Biography

Dan focuses his practice on personal injury matters related to medical malpractice, motor vehicle claims and general negligence; lender’s and owner’s title claims; insurance coverage; physician licensing and administrative complaints; commercial matters and consumer claims; and general liability.

Dan has appeared before the Michigan Court of Appeals, the Michigan Supreme Court and the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals. He is also a Certified Mediator.

Dan lectures before professional and trade associations, and publishes on the subjects of healthcare issues, property taxation and civil litigation matters. On February 26, 2019, he gave a presentation to Fidelity National Title Michigan Claims Group in Omaha, Nebraska. He is listed in “Who’s Who in American Law” and was named a “Top Lawyer” by DBusiness Magazine.

Dan enjoys tennis and cycling, is a member of the United States Tennis Association, and regularly competes in both singles and doubles tennis matches.

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Representative Matters

  • Obtained defense verdict in wrongful death case in Oakland County in which a family practitioner was sued for not suspecting a pulmonary embolism that caused the death of a 45 year old bank manager.
  • Obtained defense verdict in a malpractice case in Wayne County where plaintiff alleged a bladder injury resulting from gynecologist’s performance of abdominal hysterectomy.
  • Successfully defended interests of mortgagee in claim involving a forged deed
  • Defense verdict in medical malpractice wrongful death lawsuit against physician relating to alleged improper prescription of methadone
  • Successful defense of radiologist sued for allegedly misreading a venous doppler ultrasound; case dismissed on eve of summary disposition motion
  • Plaintiff jury verdict in lawsuit by title insurance underwriter against agent relating to negligence in title search
  • Obtained Wayne County defense jury verdict in favor of internist/urgent care physician sued for malpractice for not diagnosing staph infection resulting in heart surgery necessary for plaintiff
  • Obtained defense verdict in favor of defendant colorectal surgeon in Ingham County Circuit Court (Lansing). Claim was failure to diagnose abscess resulting in colostomy and claimed disability
  • Obtained defense verdict in wrongful death case in Macomb County where urgent care doctor allegedly failed to diagnose a 54 year old man with an unusual fatal pneumonia

Contact info:

313.961.0200

Fax: 313.961.0388

Dan Beyer is a seasoned trial attorney with nearly 40 years of experience, having tried over 50 cases in the Michigan Circuit and District courts and the Federal Court for the Eastern District of Michigan.

Affiliations

  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • Association of Defense Trial Counsel
  • Michigan Defense Trial Counsel
  • Michigan Land Title Association, including Legislative Committee
  • American Bar Association
  • State Bar of Michigan
  • Oakland County Bar Association

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Michigan
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit

Education

  • Washington and Lee University School of Law, J.D.
  • Albion College, B.A.
    • cum laude

Contact info:

313.961.0200

Fax: 313.961.0388

Dan Beyer is a seasoned trial attorney with nearly 40 years of experience, having tried over 50 cases in the Michigan Circuit and District courts and the Federal Court for the Eastern District of Michigan.

December 22, 2022

Kerr Russell Obtains No Cause Verdict in Oakland County

Daniel Beyer and Catherine Edwards obtained a no cause verdict in medical malpractice action after 8 days of trial in the Oakland County Circuit Court. The case involved a...

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September 17, 2021

Kerr Russell Obtains Dismissal of Medical Malpractice Complaint Not Timely Filed

The plaintiff sought to extend the time available for filing the malpractice complaint by leveraging the COVID-19 tolling period of 102 days. The court held that the plaintiff could...

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July 27, 2021

Michigan No-Fault Insurance Reform Act Limits Reimbursement Rates

The reimbursement rates under the Michigan No-Fault medical fee schedule 1) limit the amount payable by Medicare to a health provider for treatment or services, 2) limit the reimbursement...

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