PUBLIC SECTOR & MUNICIPAL LAW

At Work, At Home, throughout Michigan

At Bloom Sluggett, we have a passion for public sector and municipal law, which is backed by over 100 years of combined experience representing public sector clients. We are proud to represent counties, cities, townships, villages, libraries, and public authorities throughout the state because, after all, this is home. From the reaches of the Upper Peninsula, throughout the Lower Peninsula, we’re working for you.

Experienced, Dedicated, Trusted Attorneys

We serve as general legal counsel to a large number of governmental units, libraries, and public authorities. We also serve as special legal counsel to a number of public sector clients on as as-needed basis.  Our legal services include:

  • General counsel and expert advice
  • Representation in transactional and real estate matters
  • Trial and appellate work
  • Civil and criminal ordinance enforcement and litigation
  • Drafting and review of ordinances and public contracts
  • Zoning, planning and economic development
  • Legal updates, training and speaking engagements
  • Freedom of Information Act
  • Open Meetings Act
  • Annexation and 425 agreements
  • Interlocal agreements
  • Property tax matters
  • Special assessments
  • Tax increment financing
  • Library
  • Election