Attorney James Waske

James A. Waske

James A. Waske was born and raised in the Detroit Area. As a student-athlete, he graduated from Alma College with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration. Mr. Waske earned his Juris Doctor from the Detroit College of Law, now Michigan State University College of Law, in 1980 and was admitted to practice in the State Bar of Michigan that same year. Mr. Waske focuses his practice in the areas of Business Litigation, Probate, Wills and Trusts, Estate Planning and Criminal Defense at both the State and Federal levels.

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice


  • State Bar of Michigan
  • Polish American Legal Society
  • Criminal Law Section of the State Bar of Michigan
  • Probate Section of the State Bar of Michigan


Alma College  B.B.A., Alma College, 1976

Detroit College of Law  J.D., Detroit College of Law, 1980