Peter Gojcaj

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"I take great pride in keeping my clients' interest the focus of my practice. The attorney-client relationship is based on a special trust. I facilitate that trust by providing clients candid legal and practical advice. Depending on the circumstances, trial is not always the best practical advice."
- Peter Gojcaj

Mr. Gojcaj has extensive trial experience, including jury trials, bench trials, and arbitration’s. He concentrates his practice in the areas of construction accident litigation, defense of medical malpractice action, commercial litigation, business formation, shareholder/member rights, corporate law, Uniform Commercial Code, creditors’ rights, and school law. He also holds the position of Assistant City Attorney for the City of Birmingham.


He won a major victory in a labor arbitration on behalf of a school district client. The union attempted to force the school district to double pay health benefits. The case is captioned, Lincoln Edu Assocs Org v. Lincoln Consolidated Schools , 2010 Mich. App. LEXIS 1986 (Mich App 2010).


Mr. Gojcaj is a member of the State Bar of Michigan and the Oakland County Bar Association. He also donates his time to various causes and committees. Mr. Gojcaj is an officer with the Knights of Columbus where he donates his time and effort helping with charitable enterprises, communities, families, youth, and adolescents. He is a member of the St. Thomas More law society, a public interest group defending religious freedom, families and family values.

Accomplishments

  • Assistant City Attorney for the City of Birmingham
  • Named “Michigan Rising Star” By Super Lawyers, 2013-2014; 2014-2015
  • Litigation background includes jury and non-jury trials, arbitrations, and administrative hearings

Publication

  • Navigating the Legal Waters of International Commerce, Michigan Bar Journal, March 2011
  • Critical Steps to Take After Discovering an Embezzlement, HR and Employment Law News, September 2010
  • An Employer's Worst Nightmare: Discovering an Embezzlement, Corp! Magazine, April 2010

Seminars

  • Terms & Conditions: Facing Automotive Suppliers Post Great Recession, May 2012
  • Security Interests in Collateral & Goods
  • Attorney-Client Privilege
  • Selecting a Legal Attorney Which Best Suits Your Needs

Bar Activities

  • State Bar of Michigan, Business Law Section & Litigation Section
  • Oakland County Bar Association
  • Albanian American Bar Association of Michigan

Community Activities

  • Michigan Counsel of School Attorneys
  • Member, Board & Financial Secretary, Knights of Columbus, Ate Gjergj Fishta Chapter
  • Member, St. Thomas More Law Society

Peter Gojcaj

Partner

3001 Big Beaver Road
Suite 200
Troy, MI 48084

T: (248) 282-1063
F: (248) 282-1103
E: pgojcaj@bhlaw.us.com

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Education

University of Detroit Mercy, J.D., 2005

Wayne State University, B.S., 1996

Admitted to Practice

Michigan, 2005

United States District Court, Eastern District of Michigan, 2006

United States District Court, Western District of Michigan, 2006

United States Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of Michigan, 2006

Practice Areas

Construction Accident Litigation

Defense of Medical Malpractice Action

Business Law

Commercial Litigation

Landlord/Tenant Law

Litigation

Real Estate

School Law