Hans J. Massaquoi

phone: 313-961-2550
fax: 313-961-1270

Hans J. Massaquoi is Co-Chair of the Firm’s Litigation Practice Group, which includes Lewis & Munday’s Employment and Labor litigation practice. Hans is an experienced trial lawyer with significant first-chair jury trial experience in both state and federal court. He is also experienced in other forms of ADR, including arbitration and mediation. In his nearly 30 years with Lewis & Munday, Hans has represented corporations, both large and small, governmental entities and individuals, including several world-class entertainers, in various commercial, insurance, products liability and personal injury cases. Hans serves intermittently as a Wayne County Case Evaluator, a privately-retained mediator, a court-appointed receiver and he has served as an Assistant Michigan States Attorney General by Special Appointment. Before coming to Lewis & Munday, Hans served as a judicial clerk to the Hon. James B. Parsons in US District court for the Northern District of Illinois in Chicago.

  • AREAS OF PRACTICECommercial Litigation, Labor and Employment Litigation, General Negligence Litigation, Real Estate and Construction Litigation, and Insurance Defense Litigation.
  • EDUCATIONLLM, Wayne State University Law School; JD, University of Michigan Law School; BA, Magna Cum Laude, Morehouse College


  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Michigan


  • National Bar Association
  • DRI
  • American Bar Association
  • Mediator, Wayne and Oakland County Circuit Courts