To Fight For You
Milica Filipovic graduated from the University of Michigan-Dearborn with a dual major in Criminal Justice and Political Science and a minor in Spanish studies. She earned her Juris Doctor at Wayne State University Law School and served as a student attorney for the Asylum and Immigration Law Clinic. She also won the Arthur Neef Competition for the Student Trial Advocacy Program, and co-wrote the nation’s highest-scoring brief in Jessup International Moot Court.
After serving as an intern in the Office of Special Counsel working on Whistleblower Retaliation and for Chief Judge Gerald Rosen, she began her career as an immigration and criminal defense attorney at a Metro Detroit law firm. There, she helped to establish a personal injury subspecialty.
She joined Fieger Law in July 2018 with the goal of making a difference for clients, being their voice when they did not.
Milica was selected Super Lawyers as a 2018 Michigan Rising Star and was awarded the certificate of Exceptional Achievement by the Criminal Defense of Attorneys of Michigan. In 2017, she received the AVVO Client’s Choice Award.
The daughter of Montenegrin immigrants, she speaks Spanish, Servo-Croatian, Bosnian and Macedonian. In her free time, she enjoys reading, blogging and spending time with family.