Larry Opalewski


Phone: (248) 312-2974

Primary Practice Areas

LAWRENCE J. OPALEWSKI is an associate at Vandeveer Garzia.  He focuses his practice on defense litigation in the areas of first-party and third-party automotive claims, premises liability, fire loss and general negligence.

Larry graduated from Oakland University in 2010 with a B.A. in Political Science, and from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law in 2013. While in law school, Larry served as a Law Review Title Editor and was a published Law Review author. 

Before joining the firm, Larry worked for a boutique litigation firm in Detroit. In his prior practice, Larry specialized in litigating constitutional claims, specifically under the First Amendment. Larry has practiced before numerous federal and state courts including the Sixth and Ninth Circuit Courts of Appeal.

In 2017, Larry was named a Rising Star by Super Lawyers. This recognition is given to no more than 2.5 percent of attorneys in the state each year.