Bunda Stutz & DeWitt, PLL Attorneys Have
Over 30 Years of Civil Litigation Experience

The three named partners established Bunda Stutz & DeWitt PLL in 1991 after having practiced law for many years in the litigation section of a large Midwest firm. Since that time, the expertise of the lawyers and the firm has grown and extended to many new areas of litigation.

Bunda Stutz & DeWitt  attorneys represent local and national clients in all aspects of civil litigation in federal and state courts, including both corporations and individuals in personal injury actions, commercial disputes, other related areas. As a nationally recognized firm in asbestos and silica litigation. we concentrate our practice in managing and defending  toxic tort cases. The firm also provides representation in the following areas:

  • Construction Litigation
  • Contract Law
  • Corporate Disputes
  • Food Adulteration and Poisoning
  • Insurance Defense and Coverage Issues
  • Mold, Pharmaceutical Drugs and Chemical Claims
  • Nursing Home Injuries
  • Personal Injury Cases
  • Property Disputes
  • Products Liability
  • Professional Negligence Cases
  • Serious Motor Vehicle and Tractor Trailer Accidents

We have extensive experience creating and
using case management and litigation support databases at both the client and firm level.  
We have experience with large imaging and document production and coding projects.
This experience allows the firm to represent clients more effectively and to reduce the overall cost through the use of technology. The firm also has expertise in the management of complex mass tort litigation for clients, and in the organization and administration of multiple client, counsel and jurisdictional disputes. This includes the organization and representation of joint defense efforts where the firm represents multiple clients in a single case.

The firm is an AV rated law firm by the Martindale Hubbell  attorney rating system, meaning the firm has received the highest general ethical standard rating awarded, and has been deemed by a survey of peers to be in the highest legal ability category, “very high to preeminent." The firm has also been certified as a Women’s Business Enterprise by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Councl. It also features trial counsel who have been board certified as a Civil Trial Specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy.

Bunda Stutz & DeWitt has tried cases in Michigan, Ohio, New York and Indiana, in both federal and state courts. Its attorneys have managed cases nationwide. We would be pleased to speak with you about your need for legal representation if you would contact us at


Theresa R. DeWitt

Rebecca C. Sechrist

Barbara J. Stutz

Of Counsel:

Robert A. Bunda

Joseph P. Dawson

David L. Gray