CHRISTINE M. BATTLE graduated from Michigan State University in 1982 with a Bachelor of Arts in History/Education. She earned her Juris Doctor from The Detroit College of Law (now Michigan State University College of Law) in 1986 where she was a member of Moot Court. She is a member in good standing of the State Bar of Michigan, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan, the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals, and the Supreme Court of the United States.
Ms. Battle’s areas of practice include automobile negligence (first party, third party, and provider cases), analysis of indemnification agreement, premise liability, product liability, commercial litigation, insurance coverage, general negligence, and appellate practice. She has experience in both state and federal courts.
Ms. Battle is a member of the State Bar of Michigan Negligence Section and the Oakland County Bar Association (past chair of the Young Lawyers and Public Service committees). Some of her landmark cases include Middlebrooks v. Wayne County, 446 Mich 151; 521 NW2d 774 (1994) and Rembrandt Const., Inc. v. Butler Mfg. Co., unpublished opinion per curiam of the Michigan Court of Appeals, issued November 21, 2006 (Docket No. 270577), found at 2006 WL 3375249.