Successful Advocates
Experienced Litigators
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Successful Advocates
Experienced Litigators
Client-Focused Results

Jeff Feikens



Jeff joined Ottenwess Law in August 2021. He has handled hundreds of matters in civil
litigation, including personal injury, medical malpractice, construction accident, legal
malpractice, subrogation, and contracts. He has represented hospitals and physicians in medical
malpractice cases throughout Michigan. He has also represented pharmaceutical companies,
health maintenance companies, insurance companies, and other companies in state and federal
court. He has tried cases to juries in Wayne, Oakland, and Livingston counties and maintains an
active Michigan appellate practice.


Bar Admissions

  • Michigan
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Michigan
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit


  • The University of Michigan Law School, Ann Arbor, Michigan
    • J.D. - 1989
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Honors: Teaching Assistant – Legal Research and Writing (Case Club)
  • Calvin College, Grand Rapids, Michigan
    • B.A. French, Honors in History - 1986

Professional Associations and Membership

  • State Bar of Michigan
  • Detroit Bar Association
  • Washtenaw County Bar Association
  • Past District H Character and Fitness Committee Member (Wayne County)
  • Oakland County Bar Association

Recent Notable Accomplishments

  • Jury Verdict in favor of Defendant water company against Plaintiff insurance company in property loss claim.
  • Published Court of Appeals decision case reversing trial court’s denial of Plaintiff’s claim hospital had control over independent physician.

Community Involvement

  • President, Board of Directors, Christian Reformed Church Loan Fund

Professional Honors and Awards

  • BV® Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating, 2021
  • Best Lawyers in America, Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants, – 2023
  • Michigan Leading Lawyer, – 2022