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Matthew C. McManus

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Phone: (800) 392-7311
Fax: (877) 697-2999

2500 Packard St #106
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104

McManus & Amadeo attorney Matthew McManus has been involved in several high-profile criminal cases and made a name for himself during an invalid 4th Amendment search and seizure case. Mr. McManus was responsible for writing the brief that showed the 4th Amendment search and seizure of his client’s tobacco was invalid. Mr. McManus prides himself on the importance of a good motion or brief in support that will be presented to the court which shows that his clients are not guilty of the crimes they are being charged with.

Matthew C. McManus Mr. McManus is relentless when it comes to keeping up with the changes in laws surrounding Michigan criminal statutes. Mr. McManus takes the time and digs deep into understanding any changes that have come about or will arise in the criminal field of law. Without having the knowledge and fully understanding of criminal statutes, Mr. McManus would not be about to provide his clients with out of the box thinking and strategies that could lead to his clients receiving their best criminal defense.

Mr. McManus has been involved in the jury selection process for several high-end criminal cases across the State of Michigan. The ability to read a jury member and choose an individual to sit on your client’s jury takes a special skill. Mr. McManus can recognize the type of individual that would be best suited to sit on the jury and would be willing to be open-minded when hearing all of the evidence. Choosing the proper jury members can make or break your client’s ability to walk away with their freedom and Mr. McManus has spent timeless hours fully understanding the jury selection process.


J.D., Western Michigan Thomas Cooley, 2013

B.S., Northeastern University, 2005

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice Michigan, 2013
Eastern District of Michigan, 2018
Professional & Bar Association Memberships

Michigan State Bar Association
Member Since: 2013

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Words cannot express how much I appreciate all of your help and perseverance in resolving my case. C.R.
Bill Amadeo is the best lawyer that I could have ever hoped for!!! He fought to keep my charges off of my record and his efforts saved my future!!! The best lawyer S.T.
When the police questioned me, I made a full-blown confession thinking that would help me. I was locked up and lost. Bill Amadeo got me a PR Bond, got me HYTA, kept me out of jail. Matt McManus wrote amazing briefs and a sentencing memo that saved my life. I will forever be grateful to Ann Arbor Legal. R.S.
Thank you for all of the assistance in our case, it was an extremely trying time and you were always in our corner. Thank you. S.R.
My husband was facing life in prison. The case tore our family apart. Bill Amadeo did not stop working and made sure that my loved ones stayed home and did not go to prison!!! He didn’t stop. E.T.