Experienced Great Lakes Bay Region Attorneys

The Wood Law Firm has been located in Downtown Bay City for more than 50 years. In that time, the Wood Law Firm developed a reputation as dedicated and trustworthy Attorneys looking out for their client’s best interest.


James Scott Wood started the Wood Law Firm in the 1950’s and continued to work tirelessly for his clients for 52 years. Jessie Scott Wood joined the firm in 1992 and worked tireless for clients, developing a thriving practice.  Jessie Scott Wood was elected 18th Judicial Circuit Court Judge, taking the bench in January of 2023.  Today, Daniel M. Wood, continues the practice, creating a true family law firm.

Daniel continues the tradition established by his Father, providing quality one‑on‑one legal services, and helping clients get through difficult situations.

Daniel works in the following areas: Divorce, Child Custody, and Child Support, Estate Planning, Probate, Trust and Estate Administration and Litigation Matters, Guardianship, Conservatorship, Business Matters, Real Estate Law, Pre-Nuptial Agreements, and Adoption.  He is one of a few attorneys statewide to specialize in Discretionary and/or Special Needs Trusts.

Daniel is a member of the Bay County Bar Association, Midland County Bar Association, State Bar of Michigan, and Bay Area Chamber of Commerce. As he continues in his practice, so too does his continuing legal education.  Daniel obtained the Family Law Certificate from the Institute of Continuing Legal Education, showing his commitment to continually provide his clients the very best legal counsel in the area.

A Family Law Firm That Treats You like Family

Family Owned and Operated for over 70 Years

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