Daniel J. Harris
Mr. Harris has focused his practice on representing personal injury victims and criminal defense. For the first few years of his career, he engaged in both public defense and court appointed cases. This gave him experience in the courtroom and many jury trials in these areas.
Travis J. Groat
Mr. Groat was admitted to the State Bar of Michigan in 2003. Since that time, he has practiced law in Northern Michigan. Mr. Groat concentrates his practice in the areas of family law, wrongful death, personal injury, automobile negligence and criminal defense. Mr. Groat is also experienced in general civil litigation, business formation and estate planning.
Mr. Legel won the 2004 election for Otsego County Prosecutor and was re-elected in 2008. In his role as prosecutor, Mr. Legel handled thousands of criminal matters and attended numerous national and state trainings in criminal law. Since joining the firm in 2012, Mr. Legel has focused his practice on social security disability, criminal law, family law and workers compensation.
Mark K. Connolly
After graduating from law school in 2012, and passing the Michigan Bar Exam in 2013, Mr. Connolly has returned to his hometown of Petoskey to begin practicing law. After working for The Law Offices of Daniel J. Harris P.C., while in law school, Mr. Connolly has joined the office full time as an attorney. He plans to focus his practice on criminal defense and handling general civil actions including personal injury and auto no-fault claims.
Harry Ingleson, II
Mr. Ingleson received his Bachelor’s degree from Ferris State University and his law degree from Michigan State Unversity College of Law in 1976. Hob Ingleson has been an exceptional insurance defense lawyer for nearly 25 years, and for nearly a decade has spent time with injured parties and their families. Mr. Ingleson also contributes a wealth of knowledge regarding civil litigation and probate matters.
Miranda J. Bailey-Quick
Miranda Bailey-Quick is an Upper Peninsula native that has joined The Law Offices of Daniel J. Harris P.C. team to focus on family law, criminal law, and estate planning. Before joining The Law Offices of Daniel J. Harris P.C., Miranda worked with another Northern Michigan law office where she handled all aspects of law, including family law, criminal law, and estate planning.
Katherine “Katie” Mott
Katie (Drury) Mott is a Boyne City native and University of Michigan alumni, who has joined The Law Offices of Daniel J. Harris P.C., concentrating in civil litigation, probate litigation, and appellate practice. Ms. Mott is also licensed to practice law in Florida and Kentucky. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Mott worked in the litigation department of Barnes Walker, Goethe, Hoonhout, Perron, & Shea, PLLC and also worked as a Trial Court Staff Attorney with the Twelfth Judicial Circuit Court of Florida.
J. Timothy Esper
Tim Esper brings over 39 years of legal experience to the firm and handles primarily workers’ comp cases. He will provide practical advice at no charge to help you secure payment of your benefits without lengthy disputes. When companies don’t pay, he will take your case to a hearing to win your benefits or the best possible recovery. He takes special care to explore all sources of income for injured workers including disability pensions, social security disabilty, and other disability and insurance benefits.