Governor Rick Snyder of Michigan
Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015
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LANSING, Mich. – Gov. Rick Snyder today announced the appointment of T. David Law to the 52-1 District Court in Oakland County.
“David brings a wide breadth of knowledge to the court,” said Snyder. “I am confident he will do great work as a district judge and serve the people of Oakland County fairly.”
Law has been with the attorney general’s office since 2009 where he worked as an assistant attorney general. He served in the children & youth division representing the Department of Human Services. He also served in the state House of Representatives from 2005 through 2008, representing the West Bloomfield, Commerce Township and Wolverine Lake communities. From 1998 to 2004 Law worked with the Oakland County Prosecutor’s Office and was in private practice with Sils, Law, Essad, Fiedler and Charboneau PC.
Law serves as a Commerce Township Trustee and is involved in various other community associations. He is a member of the State Bar Association and has been admitted to practice in the U.S. District Court-Eastern District of Michigan. He earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Notre Dame and a degree from the Detroit College of Law.
Law fills the vacancy created by the resignation of Judge Dennis N. Powers. He must seek election in November 2016 for a full six-year term.