who we are

unparalleled excellence, steeped with legal experience

committed to litigation excellence

The Hackney Grover reputation is one of unparalleled excellence and steeped with legal experience.  Our skilled team of trial lawyers has over a century of litigation experience and specialize in insurance defense, medical malpractice defense, general liability defense, commercial litigation and corporate litigation.  We have successfully represented clients at every level of State and Federal Courts, including local trial courts, the Michigan Supreme Court and the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals.

Our entire staff, from lawyers to paralegals to legal assistants, is dedicated to excellence and strive for perfection in every aspect of every case, with a large focus on client relationships and involvement. We aspire not only to meet but exceed our clients expectations, providing them with exceptional service and outstanding representation. By integrating law with technology, our clients receive an innovative, cost-effective solution for each of their individualized needs.

Our attorneys are trial lawyers who actually try cases, giving us knowledge and practical expertise in many different medical and legal issues. We believe this ingenuity and experience, combined with our staff’s uncommon drive for perfection in all aspects of litigation, is the distinction of Hackney Grover and differentiates us from all other law firms.


  • 2016    “Best Attorneys in Michigan” recognized for excellence by peers in the legal community
  • 2016    U.S. News & World Report  Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms”
  • 2016    Best Lawyers in America in Medical Malpractice Law
  • 2016    ALM “Top Rated Lawyers in Insurance Law”
  • 2015 Leading Lawyers in America
  • 2013    “Best Attorneys in Michigan” recognized for excellence by peers in the legal community
  • 2010     Lexis Nexis Martindale-Hubbell ” Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers”
  • 2007     Woodward & White “Best Lawyers in America”

representative client list

Trust, integrity, and extensive knowledge in the legal field have allowed us the opportunity to work with a number of elite clients, spanning multiple industries throughout the state of Michigan. We look forward to adding you and your business to our elite list.

  • AAA Insurance Companies
  • Acuity Insurance Company
  • AIG Insurance Companies
  • AMF Bowling Centers, Inc.
  • American Physicians Assurance Corp
  • Auto Owners Insurance Company
  • CNA Insurance Company
  • Cedar Fair, Inc.
  • Employers Mutual Insurance Company
  • Farm Bureau Insurance
  • Gallagher-Bassett
  • General Star Insurance Company
  • Hackley Hospital
  • Hastings Mutual Insurance Company
  • Holland Hospital
  • Lancet Indemnity
  • Liberty Mutual Insurance Group
  • Med-1
  • Medical Protective Insurance Co.
  • Meadowbrook Insurance Group
  • Memorial Healthcare
    • Owosso Memorial Hospital
  • MHA Insurance Company
  • Michigan Insurance Company
  • Michigan Professional Ins. Exchange
  • Michigan State University
  • Middle Cities Risk Management Trust
  • PMCA
  • Professional Protective Incorp. Limited
  • Professional Solutions Insurance Co.
  • ProAssurance Insurance Company
  • Rivera Tool Company
  • South Haven Community Hospital
  • Spectrum Network Solutions
  • Spectrum Health Systems
    • Blodgett Hospital Campus
    • Butterworth Hospital Campus
  • St. Paul Insurance Company
  • Star Insurance Company
  • Texas Medical Insurance Company
  • The Doctors Company
  • TIG Insurance Companies
  • Travelers Insurance Company