Knowledgeable, Efficient, Client-Oriented Law Firm

Since our founding, we have represented individuals and businesses in Traverse City and across Michigan with personal and business law needs. As a team of attorneys with a reputation for effective and efficient representation, we believe in providing clients with the personal attention and deep knowledge of the law that is necessary to solve any legal issue.

As lawyers with over 100 years of combined experience, we provide guidance in the areas of real estate, family law, estate planning, civil litigation, criminal law and business and corporate law.

We pride ourselves on our reputation for providing high-quality legal assistance and creative solutions to complicated, difficult problems in a multitude of legal areas.



Serving Personal And Family Needs Across Michigan And Neighboring States

At Alward Fisher Rice Rowe & Graf, we represent individuals in serious criminal cases, including those facing charges ranging from misdemeanors to felonies.

As experienced trial lawyers, we bring courtroom experience to bear on our clients’ behalf. Whether we do so in drunk driving or serious criminal cases, we always take a zealous approach, having earned acquittals in all manner of cases.

In cases involving family law questions, we provide compassionate representation coupled with long-standing experience in divorce and related legal issues.

Independently Owned — Widely Recognized — Comprehensive Legal Counsel

As one of the biggest independently owned law firms in northern Michigan, we have the resources to provide comprehensive assistance. At the same time, we emphasize the importance of attentive, personal connections with our clients.

Several of our lawyers are ranked as Super Lawyers and are AV rated* by Martindale-Hubbell®, echoing our reputation of providing experienced, knowledgeable counsel. Whatever your issue, we can work with you to help.

AV Preeminent Martindale Hubbell Lawyer Ratings


Secure Strong Support For Your Critical Matter 


To discuss any legal issue with our experienced attorneys, call us at 231-668-9836 or use the contact form. We serve clients across Michigan as well as in Indiana and Illinois from our main office in Traverse City. We also operate a satellite office in Elk Rapids, Michigan.