Steve Michmerhuizen is a partner in the firm. He practices general civil litigation, concentrating in the areas of business litigation, medical malpractice, personal injury, eminent domain, and family law. He is also a certified general civil mediator. Prior to joining the firm, Steve served as law clerk for The Honorable William T. Boyett, Chief Judge of the Superior Courts of the Conasauga Judicial Circuit.
Steve graduated Cum Laude from the University of Georgia School of Law, where he was Articles Editor for the School Journal of Intellectual Property Law. While in law school, Steve served as an academic research assistant and participated in an externship providing legal services to low income clients. He was also awarded the Custer Tuggle Award for Excellence in Family Law.
Steve is a native of Michigan, where he attended Calvin College. While in college, he earned four All-American awards in track and field and set multiple school and league records. After graduation from college in 1999, he was employed as a teacher and social worker prior to entering law school.
Steve is a member of the State Bar of Georgia and the Conasauga Bar Association. He has been admitted to practice before the Georgia Court of Appeals, the Supreme Court of Georgia, the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia, the United States Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit, and all state and local trial courts. Steve has also served as Judge Pro Tem in the Whitfield County Probate Court.
Steve, his wife Julie, and their four children reside in Dalton. They attend Grace Presbyterian Church, where Steve serves as a Deacon. Steve is a board member of the Kiwanis Club of Dalton and the Northwest Georgia Community Foundation.
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