< Hughes Law Office:: Berrien Springs, Michigan


Lawyer’s Profile


Joseph S. Hughes is a Magna Cum Laude graduate of City College of New York with a Bachelors of Art Degree in Communications.  He later graduated from State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo School of Law with a degree of Doctor of Jurisprudence (JD).  Mr. Hughes has close to 20 years of experience as a legal practitioner first as a staff attorney for Michigan Migrant Legal Assistance Project and later as the owner of the Law Office of Joseph Hughes & Associates.

Joseph S. Hughes is a member and affiliated with the following legal organizations:

  • the American Immigration Lawyers Association
  • National Association of Social Security Disability Claimants Representatives
  • Berrien County Bar Association
  • State Bar of Michigan
  • The American Bar Association
  • Michigan Trial Lawyers Association
  • US Supreme Ct.
  • Rotary International


And is licensed to practice law in

the State of Michigan

the State of New York

the State of Pennsylvania

the United States District Court, Eastern District of Michigan

the United States District Court, Western District of Michigan

the US Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit

US Taxation matters in the 50 states and territories.

Mr. Hughes has addressed various civic organizations on different community legal education issues such as procedure for dealing with the police. He is fluent in Spanish and has a working knowledge of French. He  can be reached by email at thegoodlawyer101@yahoo.com

Law Office of Joseph S. Hughes
213 W Ferry St.
P.O. Box 83
Berrien Springs MI 49103
Telephone: 269-473-2370
Fax: 269-912-5944
Email: thegoodlawyer101@yahoo.com