Geoffrey S. Wagner


Geoff Wagner is a shareholder in the GMH Litigation Group. He concentrates his practice in the areas of commercial litigation, employment law, family law and personal injury. Geoff has an AV Peer Review Rating from Martindale-Hubbell, the highest possible ranking for ethical standards and legal ability. He has been named a Top Lawyer by DBusiness Magazine, a Rising Star by Super Lawyers, and a Leading Lawyer by Law Bulletin Media.

Mr. Wagner graduated cum laude from Wayne State University Law School, where he served as Managing Editor of the Journal of Law and Society. He is also a member of the Order of the Coif, the nation’s preeminent law school honor society. Geoff received his undergraduate degree magna cum laude from Boston University, where he played #1 singles and captained the Men’s Tennis Team.

Mr. Wagner is also an accomplished writer. His publications include: The I-864 Affidavit: Practice Pointers for Dealing with a Complex, Confusing and Potentially Very Costly Legal Document, Michigan Family Law Journal (May 2016); and Virtue and Vice: A Reassessment of Gentrification, 7 J.L. Soc’y 271 (2006).

Practice Areas

  • Litigation
  • Family Law
  • Employment & Labor Law
  • Municipal and Government
  • Medical Malpractice Defense


  • Boston University, magna cum laude, B.A
  • Wayne State University, cum laude, J.D, Order of the Coif
  • Leadership Detroit, Class XXXIV

Admitted to Practice

  • Michigan, 2007
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan, 2007
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, 2010