About Lori D. Becker
As President and Managing Partner of Becker Legal, P.C., Lori D. Becker believes the success of her clients is what matters most. Her specialized training in the collaborative divorce method, and her designation as a certified mediator, endows her with an ability to listen and negotiate that is rarely seen in family law attorneys. With experience in both Federal and State courts, Ms. Becker is also a skilled litigator capable of assertive and vigorous representation of her clients.
In 1992, she received a B.A. in Political Economy from James Madison College at Michigan State University. She spent five years working as a pharmaceutical sales representative for a large pharmaceutical company. Then, in 2000, she received her Juris Doctor from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law and a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Detroit Mercy Graduate Business Program.
Ms. Becker has served as an adjunct professor for Northwood University and Walsh College teaching business law. Her articles have been published in the Detroit News, Women’s LifeStyle Magazine, and the Woman's Lawyer Association of Michigan. Lori Becker has a movie theatre ad as well as an ad in Birmingham Bloomfield Lifestyle. Additionally, Lori was featured on Town Talk Radio AM 690, Ave Maria Catholic Radio, and was the legal expert on Metro Chick Radio. Her professional memberships include: the State Bar of Michigan, Family Law Section; the Macomb County Bar Association; the Oakland County Bar Association; the Collaborative Law Institute of Michigan; the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals; the Michigan Inter-Professional Association; the Women Lawyers Association of Michigan; eWomen Network; the Local Business Network; and the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts. She also serves as a committee chair regarding public education for the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals, and sits on several boards, including: the Mac-OakWay Collaborative Practice Group, the Collaborative Institute of Michigan, and the Women Lawyers Association of Michigan Foundation.
In addition to her professional activities and affiliations, Ms. Becker served for over ten years as a 24-Hour Crisis Intervention Volunteer for HAVEN's First Response Advocacy Program. She provided emergency support to domestic and/or sexual assault victims and their families in Oakland County. Ms. Becker was also a volunteer as an adult mentor for the youth groups at Holy Name Catholic Church in Birmingham, Michigan and St. Hugo in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan.
As an avid hunter, golfer, traveler and adventure seeker, Ms. Becker is a member of Hunters' Creek Hunt Club in Metamora, Michigan; the Huntsman Hunt Club in Dryden, Michigan; and the Safari Club International. She is married with a young stepson, and is currently teaching her wonderful husband the joys of hunting with their three funny Elhew, English Pointer bird dogs.
Lori D. Becker named one of the top Up & Coming lawyers in Michigan by Michigan Lawyers Weekly Newspaper
Lori D. Becker appears on Shelby Twp. Television to discuss Collaborative Divorce
Lori D. Becker's Open House is featured on the front page of the July 2nd edition of the Oakland County Legal News
Lori D. Becker is highlighted in the June edition of the Collaborative Chronicles
Lori D. Becker is the first person from Michigan ever elected to the Board of Directors of the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals
Lori D. Becker:
Elected Board Member of Women Lawyer Association of Michigan Foundation
Elected Board Member Collaborative Practice Institute of Michigan
Elected Board Member of MacOakWay Collaborative Practice Group
Elected Committee Member of Public Education for International Academyof Collaborative Professionals
“It takes a special person to be a good lawyer, a wise counsel, and a thoughtful friend, all at the same time. I am truly grateful for all you have done..." (read more)
- Len, Rochester Hills