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Farmington Hills

30140 Orchard Lake Rd.Farmington Hills, MI 48334(248) 254-7600

St. Clair Shores

23201 Jefferson Ave.St. Clair Shores, MI 48080(586) 773-1800


Open Weekdays

8:30am - 5:00pm
    Mark F. Makower

    Mark F. Makower


    Mark Makower is the founding partner of the firm who retired after practicing law for more than 30 years. Mark received his Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Michigan and went on to graduate from University of Michigan and Washington University with a J.D. in 1980.

    Mark is the only community association lawyer in Michigan to be a member of the American College of Real Estate Lawyers. He is also one of only a select few lawyers in Michigan to be a member of the College of Community Association Lawyers. He served as Chairman of the State Bar of Michigan’s Real Property Law Section and was responsible for the substantial rewrite of the Michigan Condominium Act in 2001 and 2002. He has been a frequent speaker on community association law for the Institute of Continuing Legal Education, Real Property Law Section of the Michigan State Bar, Lorman and Community Associations Institute, and has written numerous articles on condominium law in national and local publications. Mark has been selected as a “Super Lawyer” by Michigan Super Lawyers continuously since 2008.

    Mark enjoys traveling, golfing, boating and spending time with his family.

    • Member of the American College of Real Estate Lawyers (only Community Association lawyer in Michigan to be a member)
    • Listed in Best Lawyers in America, Michigan Super Lawyers and DB Business Top Lawyers
    • Member of the College of Community Association Lawyers (1 of only 2 in Michigan)
    • Past Chairman of the 3500 Member Real Property Law Section – State Bar of Michigan
    • Member of Community Associations Institute – Past Member of the National Amicus Curiae Brief Team, and two-term past president and long time member of the Board of Directors of the Michigan Chapter
    • Certified Civil Mediator


    • University of Michigan, B.G.S.
    • University of Michigan, Washington University, J.D., 1980

    Courts & Memberships

    • Admitted to the State Bar of Michigan