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In order to express our gratitude and appreciation to all of the healthcare workers and first responders helping our communities, we want to extend a discount to each of them and their families on any estate planning services to help them protect and care for their own loved ones.

Over 90 Years of Combined Experience Credentials, Compassion and Commitment Make Us the Clear Choice

undefinedWilliam H. Van Dusen, Jr.

Of-Counsel

William H. (Bill) Van Dusen, Jr. is Of-Counsel to the firm Barron, Rosenberg, Mayoras & Mayoras, with 45 years of experience concentrated heavily on family law and both State and Federal criminal defense cases.

Bill is an experienced family law attorney, regularly handling divorce, custody, support and parenting time matters, as well as the intrastate and interstate resolution of post-divorce custody, support, change of domicile and parenting time disputes.

Bill also handles criminal defense matters throughout Michigan and as far afield as Law Vegas, Nevada; Atlanta, Georgia and Lexington, Kentucky. In preparations for an active trial practice, Bill participated heavily in the WSU Free Legal Aid Clinic and in the Recorders Court Misdemeanor Defenders Office in Wayne County, Michigan.

Prior to becoming associated with BRMM as Of Counsel in 2014, Bill maintained a private practice in Oakland County. He is a lifetime resident of Michigan, actively involved in the wonderful variety of outdoor activities available in our State and has testified before committees of the Michigan House and Senate regarding proposed legislation impacting related industries.

Practice Areas

  • Family Law
  • State and Federal Criminal Defense

Education

  • J.D., Juris Doctor, Wayne State University Law School
  • B.A., Bachelor of Arts, Michigan State University

Admissions

  • State of Michigan
  • U. S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
  • U. S. District Court for the Western District of Michigan
  • U. S. District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky
  • U. S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit Court

Recognitions and Memberships

  • State Bar of Michigan: Master Lawyers, Family Law and Criminal Law Sections

The Expertise, Experience and
Excellence You Need

  • “The team at Barron, Rosenberg, Mayoras & Mayoras P.C. are just good, knowledgeable and honest legal counselors.”

    Former Client

  • “Simply compassionate, professional, caring and and outstanding performance in court.”

    Former Client

  • “We want to thank you for your advice and assistance over the years with my mother and father.”

    Former Client

  • “You always put me at ease.”

    Former Client

  • “There was always someone there to help answer a question.”

    Former Client

  • “The best part of my experience with BRMM was the trust I felt.”

    Former Client

  • “Excellent”

    Former Client

  • “You are indeed one of a kind.”

    Former Client

  • “Terrific!”

    Former Client

  • “If you had been any more supportive, you would have had to move in with me!”

    Former Client

  • “The firm provided personal service in a very professional manner.”

    Former Client

  • “Your help to us both is amazing.”

    Former Client

  • “Explained our estate planning in understandable language and had our best interest in mind”

    Former Client

  • “You did not disappoint me.”

    Former Client

  • “It is a breath of fresh air to find someone concerned with people and families first!”

    Former Client

BRMM Blog

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