About

About

Meet Our
Award-Winning Attorneys

We are passionate about protecting the rights of everyday people. We fight for each one of our clients, and we take on the fight as a team and as a family. We welcome you as part of our family at Atnip & Associates, PLLC, and we handle your legal claim as we would the case of a family member.

In the UP and metro Detroit, our team of award-winning attorneys is at your service, bringing over 85 years of legal experience to your case.

Specializing In Catastrophic Motor Vehicle Accident Cases

You need a personal injury attorney who can be there for you when you have suffered significant damages or lost a loved one. We will be proactive advocates for your case, and dedicate ourselves to securing the maximum compensation you deserve for past, present and future damages and losses.
Our attorneys are leaders in the legal community, respected by the judges who may preside over your case and well-known by the medical experts who are essential in establishing the fair value of your damages and losses.

Owner/Trial Attorney

Heather J. Atnip graduated Cum Laude from Wayne State University Law School in 2006. While attending law school, she took a position with an insurance company focusing primarily…

Trial Attorney

Mr. Krajewski graduated with a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from Michigan State University in 2003. Thereafter, he attended Wayne State Law School and earned his Juris Doctorate in 2006.

Trial Attorney

Anna Wright graduated with honors from James Madison College within Michigan State University, with a Bachelor Degree in Political Theory, Constitutional Democracy & Social Relations in…

Trial Attorney

Matthew C. Rossi graduated Cum Laude from the University at Buffalo with a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics. He has a track record of advocating for members of our community that are seeking…

Of Counsel

Tammy is a personal injury trial lawyer with over 30 years of experience. She has represented individuals as well as corporate clients on both the plaintiff and defense side which gives her a…

Office Manager

Lisa Hansen OFFICE MANAGER Lisa Hansen OFFICE MANAGER - Atnip & Associates, PLLC Lisa Hansen OFFICE MANAGER - Atnip & Associates, PLLC

Lisa Hansen

Lisa Hansen first joined Atnip & Associates in October of 2018 as a Consultant for the firm.  From developing office procedures to researching and testing various software .

Executive Litigation Assistant

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Alexis Haan

Alexis has worked as a Trial and Litigation Legal Assistant for the past decade. In 2010/2011 she attended the University of Michigan-Dearborn on a basketball scholarship. During 

Pre-Litigation Paralegal

Jamie Kress PRE-LITIGATION PARALEGAL Jamie Kress PRE-LITIGATION PARALEGAL - Atnip & Associates, PLLC Jamie Kress PRE-LITIGATION PARALEGAL - Atnip & Associates, PLLC

Jamie Kress

Jamie began working as a prelitigation paralegal in 2005 and has worked with Heather Atnip for 16 of those years fighting insurance companies 

Legal Assistant

Stephanie Griffin LEGAL ASSISTANT Stephanie Griffin LEGAL ASSISTANT - Atnip & Associates, PLLC Stephanie Griffin LEGAL ASSISTANT - Atnip & Associates, PLLC

Stephanie Griffin

I have been working in the personal Injury legal field for about 10 years. I have worked for both the Plaintiffs and Defendants. I prefer working with Plaintiffs.

Branch Office Administrator

Darla Swales BRANCH OFFICE ADMINISTRATOR Darla Swales BRANCH OFFICE ADMINISTRATOR - Atnip & Associates, PLLC Darla Swales BRANCH OFFICE ADMINISTRATOR - Atnip & Associates, PLLC

Darla Swales

Darla Swales has over 25 years of business/accounting and marketing experience. After years in print media, she transitioned 

Pre-Suit Paralegal

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Natacha St. Fort

Natacha St. Fort is a dynamic individual who has over 20 years of experience in working with various fields of the law. She earned her bachelor’s degree in English/Literature

Client Coordinator

Nicole Soper CLIENT COORDINATOR Nicole Soper CLIENT COORDINATOR - Atnip & Associates, PLLC Nicole Soper CLIENT COORDINATOR - Atnip & Associates, PLLC

Nicole Soper

Nicole has worked exclusively in the legal field for over 15 years. She graduated Cum Laude from the Thomas M. Cooley Law School in 2013 and began practicing 

Controller

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Brian Harris

Mr. Harris is originally from Mayville, MI and now resides in Rochester Hills, MI with his wife Sherry. He graduated from the University Of Michigan with a Bachelor Degree in Business 

LITIGATION PARALEGAL

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Tonya Johnston

Tonya has worked as a Litigation Paralegal for 20 years, working with both Plaintiffs and Defendants; and has experience in various areas of law,