Justia Lawyer Rating
10 Best, Attorney Client Satisfaction Badge from the American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys
Top 100 Trial Lawyers Badge from The National Trial Lawyers
Top 100 Badge from America's Top 100 Criminal Defense Attorneys
Avoo Rating, 10.0 Scott Grabel
Top 10, Attorney and Practice Magazine's, Criminal Defense Law Firm
Picture of Joseph Brugnoli

Joseph Brugnoli

Associate Attorney
Download VCard

Main: 1-800-342-7896
Fax: 1-517-655-1530

124 W. Allegan St.
Ste. 636
Lansing, Michigan 48933

Combat Trained and Fighting for You

Mr. Brugnoli has always been driven to defend and protect; first by serving in the in the Army in the 75th Ranger Regiment then as a police officer. Becoming an attorney felt like the natural progression for his future and he found that his law enforcement background served as an invaluable asset to his clients. His time in the Army paired with almost 11 years as a police officer has put him through just about every type of intense situation and taught him how to come out ahead. Battle tested and razor sharp, Mr. Brugnoli’s unique background allows him to relate to clients like none other. As a police officer he has witnessed and investigated every type of case and now he puts that knowledge to work for his clients. He can easily spot weaknesses in the police investigation or prosecution’s case against his clients and can exploit those in order to get the best case results. Mr. Brugnoli communicates honestly and openly with clients and works to set realistic expectations with the best possible case outcome.

A Natural Born Defender

Mr. Brugnoli was born and raised in Pennsylvania and joined the Army immediately after graduating high school in 1996. He spent several years defending our country, two of which he was deployed in Iraq for combat operations earning him his Combat Infantryman’s Badge. Mr. Brugnoli is also a graduate of Army Ranger School. He received his bachelors in criminal justice from Michigan State University in 2002 and attended Thomas M. Cooley Law School. During law school, he interned for the Macomb County Prosecutors Office. Mr. Brugnoli has just under 11 years of law enforcement experience where he performed uniform and plain clothes operations, worked as an Entry Operator and Sniper for the Southeast Oakland SWAT Team and as a Firearms Instructor. He has practiced criminal law both solo and as part of a larger practice and he joined Grabel & Associates in 2017. In his spare time Mr. Brugnoli enjoys spending time with his family and working on remodeling projects.

Professional Associations and Memberships

Joseph Brugnoli
Justia Lawyer Rating for Joseph Brugnoli

Client Reviews

If you are reading these reviews you are about to make a decision that will have a large impact on the rest of your life. I choose Grabel and Associates to represent me in my case and I could not have been more satisfied with the level of professionalism and dedication to their clients. I had the opportunity to meet and work with multiple lawyers in the practice all of which showcased a vast knowledge and understanding of the inner workings of the legal system. When you choose Scott Grabel to represent you will open yourself up to all of his resources. Depending on your case Grabel knows experts in all fields. I worked with polygraph examiners, investigators, and forensics experts. Grabel and Associates will defend without prejudice of innocence or guilt. Scott Grabel was able to lead me through every step of the process with great communication the whole way. I would recommend Scott Grabel and Associates to my friends, family and anyone who is in need of representation. B. A.
Best attorney in state of Michigan. Caring and a true friend. Scott was with us every step of the way. He fought for a great injustice for our son and was able to provide an outcome that gave his life back. L. A.
Scott and his firm did an awesome job representing a family member of mine, I would highly recommend him and his firm! They were extremely reliable, trustworthy and very informative and did a great job with the case. I couldn't be happier with the results that we received, I can't speak highly enough about the great job he did. If you are thinking about using his firm, I would highly recommend, I would definitely use his firm again if needed, he is an a great attorney with a great firm, you won't be disappointed! M. F.