About

Glenn A. McCandliss, B.A., J.D., LL.M

7397 Bernice Avenue

Center Line, MI 48015

Education: Wayne State University Law School, Detroit, Michigan, Legal Master(LL.M.) taxation. Thomas M. Cooley Law School, Lansing, Michigan. Juris Doctor Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan Bachelor of Arts (BA); American Jurisprudence Award winner-criminal procedure. Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan. Bachelor of Arts, Social Science

Admissions:

State: Auburn Hills (1992), District of Columbia (1996), and Missouri (1998). Michigan Supreme Court, All Michigan Trial and Appellate Courts

Federal: U.S. Supreme Court, U.S. Court of Appeals (3rd, 6th, 9th and D.C. Circuits) U.S. District Courts, Michigan (E.D), Ohio (N.D), Arizona, Illinois (N.D.), New Jersey, (N.D.), Bankruptcy Court (E.D.); U.S. Tax Court.

2000 to present:

Trial attorney, handling traffic, civil and criminal law charges on individuals and representing them in court room. Also handles traffic matters and litigation.

1999 to 2000:

Assistant Prosecuting Attorney, State of Missouri. Duties included investigation and prosecution of state law violations, including all trial and pre-trial prosecution duties, investigative reviews, and charge selection.

1995-1998

Private practice. Duties included handling numerous civil contract, employment and administrative cases as well as licensing proceedings. Accounted for client funds, costs, billing and payroll. Duties included financial accounting for the office. Client cases involved representation on numerous matters in the federal and state courts and administrative tribunals, including the U.S. District Courts in the districts of Michigan, Ohio, Arizona, New Jersey; U.S. Courts of Appeals, Sixth Circuit and Ninth Circuits.

1992 to 1995

Associate Attorney at the Law Office of Armand Velardo, P.C. Handled simple to complex litigation matters on behalf of corporations and individuals at various levels of the Michigan district, circuit, appeals, and supreme courts. Resolved matters involving issues from state property taxation (MTT) and workman’s compensation issues at the MESC to solid matter/hazardous waste issues with the DEQ and EPA. Handled numerous corporate and incorporation issues, licensing and certification issues and engaged in extensive compliance activities. Handled an extensive caseload of business licensing, certification and compliance issues. Assisted and advised in complex estate planning and commercial litigation matters. Negotiated contract, employment and administrative matters on behalf of employers, business, joint ventures and entities, including trusts.

1991 to 1992

Real Estate: Licensed Associate Real Estate Broker and President of Corporate Brokerage.

Additional: Patent holder, inventor and innovator. Developed business method patent for computer program designed for calendar interaction for professional scheduling. Experienced in MS Office software like – Word, Excel, Outlook, Skype, etc.

Personal: Dedicated father and husband. Member of Rotary Club, Knights of Columbus; Michigan State Alumni Assn. and Henry Ford Tennis Club.

Key Qualities: Excellent communication, management and organizational skills. Have the ability to provide immediate, effective solutions to complex problems. Extensive experience and practical understanding of diverse areas of law. Quick learner, thinker and performer. Efficient office system operation skills.

References:

Armand Velardo, J.D., C.P.A.,LLM, Mt. Clemens, MI 48043

Dean G. Greenblatt, Esq, Bloomfield Hills, MI 48302

Det.-Sgt. Scott Rohr Macomb Twp., MI 48315

Anthony E. Jacobs Washington, MI 48095

Hon. Maj. Steven Sierawski Sterling Heights, MI 48313

Hon. John M. Chmura Warren, MI 48098

Ray Monroe Clinton Twp., MI

Kris Dorris Roseville, MI

Scott Stockwell Port Huron, MI

Shawn Smith Birmingham, MI

Ronnie Moore Clinton Twp., MI

Justin Jundy West Bloomfield, MI

William Coolahan Warren, MI

Tavares Harris Detroit, MI

Ferris Shina West Bloomfield, MI

David Antiwan Bashi Hazel Park, MI

Farid Amin Dearborn, MI

Fadia Amin Dearborn, MI

Richard J. Casinelli, CPA Troy, MI

Carl T. Masi, CPA Clinton Twp, MI

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