Ph.B., Political Science, Wayne State University, 1966
JD, cum laude, Wayne State University Law School, 1969
State Bar of Michigan
The Florida Bar
American Bar Association
Metropolitan Detroit Bar Association
Defense Research Institute (DRI)
Michigan Defense Trial Counsel
Association of Defense Trial Counsel
Medical Malpractice Defense
Veterinarian Malpractice Defense
Funeral Home Liability
Nursing Home Liability Defense
Professional Liability Defense
General Liability Litigation
DBusiness Magazine, “Top Lawyer”, 2009, 2012, 2013, 2015 & 2016
Chosen as one of the “Best Lawyers in America” 2009 – 2019
“Super Lawyer” 2008 – 2016
Associate, American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA), 2009
Mr. Chapin has published numerous articles in various medical trade publications and newsletters.
In addition, he has lectured in Arizona, Florida, Michigan, Nebraska, New York, Wisconsin, Washington State, and other states on various medical issues and topics including HIPAA and other significant issues pertaining to the medical profession.
Mr. Chapin has participated in numerous committees of the Metropolitan Detroit Bar Association, The Florida Bar, and the State Bar of Michigan.
He was State of Michigan liaison for DRI and its Nursing Home Seminar, 2010.
Currently, Mr. Chapin is Vice-Chair of the Character and Fitness Committee, State Bar of Michigan.
Mr. Chapin is an invited speaker on Professional Responsibility to various Law Schools.
Wayne State University Law School – Adjunct Professor