Timothy W. Denney and the Lapeer Office Staff
Timothy W. Denney is an attorney who has been practicing with the firm since 1990. He works in the firm’s Lapeer office. He works in the firm’s Lapeer office. Mr. Denney specializes in the areas of Civil Litigation, Business Services and Personal Injury.
Prior to joining the Rickard, Denney firm, Mr. Denney practiced with the Detroit law firm of Miller, Canfield, Paddock and Stone in the litigation section. Mr. Denney graduated from the University of Michigan where he received a Bachelor of Arts Degree before attending the University of Michigan Law School, where he received his Juris Doctor Degree in 1986.
Mr. Denney’s practice includes a focus on general civil lawsuits, representing individuals starting or running small and medium-sized businesses, estate planning (wills, trusts, powers of attorney), representing several township governments and advising clients regarding real estate, zoning, and other land use matters.
Mr. Denney is a member of the Christian Legal Society, the Michigan Bar Association and the Lapeer County Bar Association. One particular focus of his practice is advising and assisting individuals, churches and other religious organizations in defending and taking full advantage of their religious freedom under the law. Mr. Denney has published an article in the Michigan Bar Journal entitled “Student Religious Meetings in the Public Schools: The Rules Have Changed,” Michigan Bar Journal, February 1992. Mr. Denney has also published a book entitled Religious Freedom 101: A Christian Civil Rights Handbook (2002 ed.).