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Jonathan B. Frank

Attorney Jonathan B. Frank
  • Principal


Practice Areas

  • Complex Litigation and Risk Advisory
  • Corporate and Business Litigation
  • Litigation Prevention Audits
  • Non-Compete Litigation
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Shareholder Litigation
  • Software Litigation
  • Trade Secret Litigation
  • Libel, Slander, Defamation Litigation
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution


Jonathan B. Frank focuses his practice in the areas of civil litigation, employment, real estate, and business litigation. He also provides arbitration, mediation and facilitation services in business cases. Mr. Frank was born in Detroit, Michigan on April 1, 1961. He is admitted to the bar in Michigan and California. He received his undergraduate degree, with distinction, from Stanford University in 1982, and his law degree, Cum Laude, from the University of Michigan in 1985. At the University of Michigan, he was a finalist in the Campbell Moot Court Competition and received the Gussin Award for Trial Work. He has completed a 40-hour mediator training course sponsored by the Michigan Supreme Court Administrator’s Office.


  • The University of Michigan Law School, Ann Arbor, Michigan
    • J.D. - 1985
    • Honors: cum laude
  • Stanford University, Stanford, California
    • B.A. - 1982
    • Honors: With Distinction

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1985
  • Michigan, 1989

Professional Associations

  • Oakland County Bar Association, Board Member
  • Oakland County Circuit Court Committee, Former Chair
  • Oakland County Business Court Committee, Former Chair
  • Oakland County ADR Committee, Member
  • State Bar of Michigan Litigation, Business, Appellate Practice, Intellectual Property, and ADR Sections
  • State Bar of California (Inactive)

Published Works

Classes & Seminars

  • New Lawyer Boot Camp, Oakland County Bar Association, Seminar Presenter
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution in Oakland County, Oakland County Bar Association, Seminar Presenter
  • Counseling Your Clients Through Litigation, Oakland County Bar Association, Seminar Presenter
  • Judge, University of Michigan Law School Mock Trial, Wayne State Law School First Year Advocacy Program.

Pro-Bono Activities

  • Board Member, Oakland County Bar Association, 2023 to Present
  • Board Member, Detroit Police Athletic League, 2012 to 2023
  • Board of Directors, Detroit Urban Debate League, 2013 to Present
  • Board Member, Jewish News Foundation, 2012 to 2016
  • President, Detroit Chapter of American Jewish Committee, 2009 to 2011
  • Board Member, Jewish Family Services, 2005 to 2010
  • President, Jewish Ensemble Theater, 1999 to 2005

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Neutral Arbitrator, American Arbitration Association
  • SCAO- Trained Mediator