Hertz Schram is an innovative, forward-thinking law firm with a strong foundation.
With a 35+ year history, we have adhered to the fundamentals of client service and expertise. Our veteran attorneys are highly respected throughout our community and across the country.
Innovation, growth and flexibility define our firm culture. But some things at Hertz Schram remain constant: Our dedication to clients will never change.
How We Can Help You
We offer services in a wide variety of practice areas for both businesses and individuals.
If you are starting a business or are involved in business dispute — or if you are seeking help with a family law, criminal defense or personal injury matter — or if you have another legal need — we can help. Do not hesitate to contact us to find out how we can help you.
Not Your Traditional Law Firm
Choosing a law firm can be a daunting task. When you are seeking legal help, you want to make sure your case is in good hands.
At Hertz Schram, our number one focus is doing what is right for the individual or business we represent. Your legal matter is very important. We want to make sure that you are completely satisfied with the results of your case.
We are a midsize firm with the talent and strength of a large firm.We shatter the belief that the strongest legal representation is only found at the largest, costliest law firms.
From our two offices in Detroit and Bloomfield Hills, we represent clients throughout Southeast Michigan, the Midwest, and the U.S.
We're Ready To Exceed Your Expectations: Contact Us Today
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The law firm of Hertz Schram was established in 1979. Each day since then, we have demonstrated the qualities we believe are important to our clients: enthusiasm, creativity, confidence and a dedication to doing what is right for each individual or business we represent.
For more than 35 years, our attorneys have represented both individuals and businesses with a level of ingenuity, tenacity and professionalism that few other Midwest law firms possess. When you turn to us to help you through any type of legal challenge, we will do our utmost to achieve the desired result.
We offer consultations. E-mail us or call us at (248) 494-4486.
At Hertz Schram, our lawyers are available to represent businesses and individuals in Detroit, the surrounding parts of Southeast Michigan, the Midwest and throughout the United States. We have the experience to handle a wide range of business transactional matters, commercial litigation, criminal defense, estate planning and administration, employment law and much more.
A Large Firm In A Mid-Sized Suit
An erroneous, yet common held belief is that the strongest legal representation can only be found at extremely large firms, where it is coupled with impersonal and cold service at high prices. Our law firm shatters that belief.
We are a mid-size firm with 30 attorneys employed or serving as counsel to our firm. Our lawyers will bring the talent and strength of a large firm to every case, without the need to sacrifice personal attention. Our firm will work closely with you, building a relationship and learning about your needs first-hand. You will see our strength, our depth of knowledge and diversity of skills in action. You will also see that our team will work very hard to get you the results you deserve.
Not Your Traditional Law Firm
We do not try to simply resolve a legal matter faced by you or your business, but to resolve it in such a way that leaves you completely satisfied with the results. We are not discouraged, even when opposing parties may seem like formidable opponents. We will not back down when representing our clients in disputes, litigation and transactions. Our goal is to show you that we are willing to go to great lengths to not only meet, but to also exceed, your expectations.
We want to build a lasting relationship with you or your business. We want to be the law firm you turn to any time you encounter a legal challenge.
For more than 3 decades, the lawyers of Hertz Schram have represented individuals and businesses in Detroit, the surrounding parts of Southeast Michigan, the Midwest and throughout the United States. Our firm was founded on the belief that our clients deserve the best possible representation in disputes, litigation and transactions. Every day, our attorneys strive to provide it.
We are committed to bold, forward-thinking and uncommonly creative legal representation. When you choose us as your legal team, we will make every effort to show you the difference these qualities can make in your particular legal concern.
Bradley J. Schram established the law firm of Hertz Schram PC in 1979 and has served as its President since its incorporation in 1981. He has built his reputation as a skilled litigator and astute transactional attorney by adding value beyond those traditional skills provided by many qualified attorneys. Mr. Schram's extensive courtroom and boardroom experience, coupled with an intuitive sense of how to achieve the best overall result for the client, have helped create a loyal clientele ranging from local developers and business entrepreneurs to international Fortune 100 companies. Mr. Schram serves as "general counsel" to several of these clients.
As local and regional counsel for several securities firms and developers, Mr. Schram has developed an expertise in the analysis and structuring of private placement transactions that meld the venture capital needs of developers and the protection of the individual and institutional investors. He is frequently requested to serve as a mediator or expert witness on complex securities, business and real estate disputes. Mr. Schram has handled hundreds of securities arbitrations throughout the country and regularly represents clients in regulatory matters involving FINRA, the SEC and state agencies.
Mr. Schram attended the University of Michigan Honors College, where he received a political science degree with highest distinction. He then spent six months in South America as a photojournalist for several US newspapers before attending Georgetown University Law Center in Washington, D.C. There, he received his Juris Doctorate degree in 1976 and served as Senior Managing Editor for the Georgetown Law Weekly. Mr. Schram has co-authored the Annual Survey of Broker-Dealer Litigation, a project sponsored by the American Bar Association's Broker-Dealer Subcommittee. He is admitted to practice law in Michigan, Florida and Washington, D.C.
Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, District of Columbia
Georgetown Law Weekly, Managing Editor
University of Michigan Honors College, Ann Arbor, MI
B.A. with Highest Distinction
Major: Political Science
Thesis: Disparity in Sentencing in Washtenaw County
Washington D.C., 1978
Areas of Practice
Securities and Commercial Litigation; Class Actions
Commercial and Real Estate Transactional
Honors and Awards
Super Lawyer Honoree, 2018