Jonathan M. Colman


Practice areas
  • Probate Litigation
  • Estate and Trust Disputes
  • Business and Commercial Litigation
  • Business Law

J.D., Juris Doctor, Wayne State University Law School, Dean’s Scholar, Lombard Fellow, Moot Court
B.A., Bachelor of Arts, University of Michigan, University Honors


Federal District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan, 2008
Federal District Court for the Western District of Michigan , 2010

Professional & Bar Association Memberships
  • Michigan Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association – Eastern District of Michigan

Jonathan M. Colman is a partner at Barron, Rosenberg, Mayoras & Mayoras. He concentrates his practice in litigation with a focus on trust and estate disputes, as well as probate and business disputes. Jonathan has been selected as a “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers Magazine each year since 2012, honoring the top 2.5% of Michigan attorneys who are 40 years old or younger or those who have been in practice for ten years or less. Jonathan was also named a “Top Lawyer” by dbusiness Magazine in 2011 and 2012.

While attending Wayne State University Law School, he was named both a Dean’s Scholar and a Lombard Fellow and was honored for excellence in written advocacy as a member of Wayne State’s Moot Court Program. Jonathan is admitted to practice before the Courts of the State of Michigan, and the Federal District Courts for both the Eastern and Western Districts of Michigan. He is a member of the Probate and Estate Planning Section of the Michigan Bar Association, the Section of Real Property, Trust and Estate Law of the American Bar Association, and the Federal Bar Association for the Eastern District of Michigan.

Jonathan currently serves on the Board of Leaders for Kids, an advisory board to the Children’s Hospital of Michigan Foundation, and is a member of the Financial and Estate Planning Council of Metropolitan Detroit.

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