Trial Attorney & Counselor at Law
Karmo Law is a full-service law firm that provides expert legal services in criminal defense, estate planning, real estate, business, municipal relations, and more.
ATTORNEY PAUL KARMO
Paul Karmo is an experienced trial attorney and advocate that is able to help his clients navigate the legal process with simplicity and ease, obtaining advantageous results under even the most hostile circumstances. Paul is determined to fight when it is necessary, but also has a practical approach to delivering favorable results for his clients.
Paul Karmo graduated with his Juris Doctor from Wayne State University Law School and is licensed to practice law in the state of Michigan. He began his career as Wayne County assistant prosecuting attorney where he primarily prosecuted white-collar real estate and property crimes. He also successfully prosecuted a large number of felony cases with charges involving drugs, firearms, alcohol, home invasion, breaking and entering; to more serious crimes such as Conspiracy, Arson, and Conducting a Criminal Enterprise.
Paul also has extensive knowledge and expertise in the area of business planning, approval, and development. He has sought and obtained approvals for developments in Canton, Northville, Ann Arbor, Plymouth and Bloomfield which involved obtaining special building permits, wetland mitigation issues, PUDs, and many more. He has the experience and knowledge of properly navigating a Zoning Board, Planning Commission, Township Board of Trustees, and the MDEQ in order to get all environmental and engineering issues satisfactorily resolved so that a project is approved and shovel-ready.
Aside from his legal work, Paul was elected to the West Bloomfield Township Parks Commission, and later was appointed by the Township Supervisor to the Environmental Commission, which reviews applications for variances to the township's wetland and woodland protections. He is an active member in the community, a member of the Shenandoah Country Club and Member of the Wayne County Criminal Defense Bar Association.
Don't settle. You want an attorney that is not afraid of trial to defend your innocence. With years of felony trial experience, Karmo Law has tried cases that involve controlled substances, traffic, DUI's, weapons; to more serious accusations like arson, white collar property crimes, racketeering, and conducting a criminal enterprise.
Residential and commercial investments are assets you keep for a lifetime. Protect them. We specialize in purchase agreements, liens, deeds, foreclosure, landlord-tenant issues, lease/rental agreements, evictions, and many other aspects of owning property.
If you have a new or existing property and are seeking to make changes, Karmo Law knows how to get your project approved. Zoning, planning and development, variances, property taxes, wetlands mitigation, planned unit developments, and more.
As a full-service law firm, Karmo Law will help get your business off the ground. Feasibility studies, market analysis, forming an LLC or Corporation, business plans, financial statements, investors agreements, operating agreement, corporate bylaws, and financing assistance; everything you need to get the door open.
Family Law, Trusts & Estates
Don't delay planning for your future, you have important assets that you want to protect. Wills, trusts, conservatorship, guardianship, probate, power of attorney, living wills, divorce, and more.