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Practical, diligent and aggressive legal representation

Known and respected for effective representation and dedication to clients

General and special counsel for public and private entities

Respected by the courts, clients and the legal community

Firm Overview

1001-woodwardRacine & Associates is a business, public pension, real estate and commercial litigation firm. We have the experience to efficiently handle complex as well as common legal matters faced by any organization. Racine & Associates is known and respected for effective representation and dedication to clients. 


greektown streetWe regularly advise business owners with regard to the establishment of framework necessary for organizations to operate in compliance with applicable laws and regulations. We are well equipped to handle your most basic and complicated business law needs. The firm serves as general counsel and advisor to numerous Metropolitan Detroit area businesses, assisting with business organization, acquisitions, financing matters, day-to-day issues, and administration.

Public Pension

view from officeRacine & Associates proudly serves as special legal counsel to three of the largest public pension systems in the State of Michigan: Police & Fire Retirement System of the City of Detroit, Wayne County Employees’ Retirement System and the General Retirement System of the City of Detroit.

Commercial Litigation

downtown detroitWe take pride in assisting each client with pro-active measures to avoid litigation and many times find that the most effective measures are pre-emptive. However, sometimes litigation is the necessary route. That’s when we will provide you with an aggressive, yet practical strategy to pursue your goals.

Real Estate

real estateSince 1985, Racine & Associates has handled real estate development and financing matters as a primary part of its practice, serving as special legal counsel to public pension systems, area developers and a national mortgage company.