Alpena, MI Office: (989)358-2100
Petoskey, MI Office: (231)487-1201

Why, Mortimer Law Firm

The Mortimer Law Firm and their experienced team of attorneys and paralegals are skilled in, Social Security Disability, Bankruptcy, Driver’s License Restoration, Criminal Law, and Estate Planning. For over 30 years, the Mortimer Law Firm has served their clients with zeal and fought effectively for their justice. The Mortimer Law Firm has 2 offices in Alpena and Petoskey, MI. Our consultations are always free.

Social Security Disability

Social Security Disability is a complex process. Many individuals, who apply for disability without the benefit of legal counsel, underestimate the difficulty in obtaining their benefits. Without legal counsel, claimants often try for benefits unsuccessfully for years losing thousands of dollars. The Mortimer Law Firm is the leading Social Security Benefits firm in Northern Michigan, and with our help, we are the claimant’s best chance at getting the benefits they deserve. Without an experienced legal counsel, proving disability is difficult we can greatly increase the chance of getting your benefits.

Student Loan Relief from High Payments

Mortimer Law Firm’s trained financial experts work closely with our clients to determine the best repayment plan options and available government programs to save the most money on student loan repayment.  Our team of experts analyzes each student loan client’s situation, devises a plan of action and enters the client in the best repayment plan.  Mortimer Law Firm is able to lower monthly payments substantially with Income Driven Repayment Plans.  For 501 (c) workers that qualify for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program we are able to get their loan forgiven after 10 years of qualifying payments.  Individuals with Social Security Disability and Veterans that are considered Totally and Permanent Disabled can get the remaining balance of their student loans cancelled or forgiven.


Our attorneys and staff comprise the leading Bankruptcy firm in Northern Michigan. It is not by accident we file the most bankruptcies in Northern Michigan. We keep the client’s needs foremost in our mind and nobody is better at getting our clients back on their financial feet. Let us get you and your business a fresh financial start.

Criminal Law

At the Mortimer Law Firm, we provide a quality criminal defense throughout Alpena, Grand Traverse, and Emmet County. We are committed to providing clients with compassionate and professional representation. If you have been accused of a crime, gotten a DWI/OWI, or need an expungement or drivers license restored, call the Mortimer Law Firm to see how we can help.

Estate Planning and Elder Law

Our attorneys are experienced in estate planning services including: Wills and Trusts, Power of Attorney, Guardianships, Estate Planning to avoid probate, and Asset Protection.

Solving client’s problems in Northern Michigan’s Counties: Cheboygan, Emmet, Charlevoix, Antrim, Otego, Benzie, Kalkaska, Crawford, Manistee, Wexford, Presque isle, Montmorency, and Alcona County