Innovative legal expertise for innovative people.
Gielow Groom Terpstra & McEvoy is a boutique law firm concentrating its practice on the representation of businesses, business owners and entrepreneurs.
Rapid, relevant assistance without breaking the budget.
At Gielow Groom Terpstra & McEvoy, we combine our expertise with the most efficient technology, systems and staffing models to deliver timely and quality legal services at an affordable price.
A perfect match.
Gielow Groom Terpstra & McEvoy covers all facets of the law, with each attorney offering a unique perspective along with broad experience.

At Gielow Groom Terpstra & McEvoy, we do things a little differently.

Our members have varied backgrounds and specialties, but share a common vision for the practice of law. We believe that the traditional law firm model is broken. Today’s modern law firm must deliver rapid, relevant assistance without breaking the budget. That is why we borrowed from the manufacturing “lean” model and established our firm with a commitment to deliver outstanding legal service with reduced cost at the provider level. Our rates are, on average, much lower than the rates of our counterparts in larger law firms. And in light of our cost structure, we can be creative with our billing models.

Recent News

DEQ Launches MiWaters — New Online Water Resources Permitting and Information System
Posted on August 31, 2015
MiWaters (pronounced “My Waters”) is a new web-based information system recently rolled out by the DEQ’s Water Resources Division (WRD), designed to manage all of the WRD’s compliance and permitting activities in the groundwater, NPDES, aquatic nuisance, Part 41 wastewater construction, and water resource permit programs. The MiWaters site can also be utilized by the public to gain information on WRD’s permitting program, keep up with public notices, hearings, and other related events, as well as access documents related to permit applications submitted under one of the WRD programs. The site can also be used to report spills, pollution... MORE
Negligent Procurement of Insurance – The Agent’s Duties to an Insured
Posted on August 25, 2015
The Michigan Court of Appeals recently revisited the issue of an insurance agent’s duty to an insured in procuring adequate insurance coverage. In Land Escape Outdoor Maintenance, LLC v Insurance Advisors, Inc, unpublished opinion per curiam of the Court of Appeals, issued August 13, 2015 (Docket No. 321859), the Court addressed a case in which an independent insurance agent procured business insurance coverage for a dump truck under a commercial automobile policy. After suffering an uninsured loss to its dump truck, the insured filed suit against the agent claiming that the agent misrepresented the coverage. The Michigan Court of... MORE
GGTM Launches New Website!
Posted on August 24, 2015
In keeping with our commitment to stay current with the most recent trends in technology, Gielow Groom Terpstra & McEvoy has recently launched a mobile-friendly version of our website. The new version remains packed with useful information and articles, and includes new features to better serve our users. Please check out our new and improved website at MORE
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