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James R. Acho

Senior Attorney
Livonia Office
P 734-261-2400
F 734-261-4510

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Employment and Labor Law
Personal Injury Defense Litigation
Commercial Litigation
Law Enforcement Practice

Summary of Experience
A nationally respected sports law attorney and professor of sports law at Madonna University, Jim Acho has been representing retired MLB players and current and retired NFL players for nearly 15 years. In 2013, Jim was named top sports law attorney in metro Detroit by dBusiness Magazine and multiple respected periodicals have run features on him, most notably in The Legal News in 2014.

In January 2015, out of respect for the work he has done on behalf of NFL Alumni, a prominent group of respected NFL retirees nominated Jim to run for the position of NFLPA executive Director.

Jim has also carved out a reputation for representing municipalities, specifically in police litigation, and he is experienced in the areas of litigation avoidance, collective bargaining, the grievance and arbitration process. Further, Jim handles employment litigation from both the Plaintiff and Defense side and routinely garners positive result for all of his clients.

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Cummings, McClorey, Davis & Acho, P.L.C.
33900 Schoolcraft Livonia, Michigan   48150
Phone: 734.261.2400   |   Fax: 734.261.4510   |   |   Map and directions  |  Client Access