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Steven M. Kaplan

Elected Township Supervisor (full-time), West Bloomfield, since 2016
  • Criminal Law
  • Michigan
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Biography

Steven Kaplan, a 1981 honors graduate of Detroit College of Law, served as an assistant prosecuting attorney for Macomb County for 24 years, and for Wayne County for two years. He has been a member of the M.S.U. College of Law faculty since 1998, teaching trial advocacy and advance evidence courses.

Kaplan has been a local elected official for 22 years, including eight years as a school board trustee (Southfield Public Schools), twelve years as a township trustee (West Bloomfield), and 5 years as a township supervisor (West Bloomfield). He has authored more that 50 published articles that have appeared in legal and educational journals.

Before joining the prosecutor's office in 1986, Kaplan served a research attorney for Michigan Court of Appeals Judge William Beasley, and as a staff attorney for U.S. District Court Judge George La Plata.

Practice Area
    Criminal Law
    Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Michigan
State Bar of Michigan
ID Number: P33036
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Professional Associations
Michigan Township Association
Member
- Current
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Michigan Municipal League
Member
- Current
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Greater West Bloomfield Coalition for Youth
Board of Directors
- Current
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State Bar of Michigan  # P33036
Member
- Current
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Oakland County Association of Township Supervisors
Member
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Prosecuting Attorneys Association of Michigan
Member
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Mothers Against Drunk Driving- Michigan
Board of Directors
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B'nai B'rith Michigan Region
Past President
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Contact & Map
Township Supervisor, West Bloomfield
4550 Walnut Lake Rd
West Bloomfield, MI 48323
Telephone: (248) 409-1581
Fax: (248) 682-0432
1 S Main St
Mt Clemens, MI 48043
Telephone: (586) 469-7190
Fax: (586) 469-5609