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Levi Smith, JD

Senior Associate





Professional Experience

Levi started his career as a real estate attorney in California and Michigan. For the last 40+ years, he has specialized in tenant/buyer representation and has saved his clients more than $42,000,000 through lease negotiations and re-negotiations.

Levi has also played a pivotal role in shaping metro Detroit’s commercial landscape by orchestrating successful real estate development projects. His keen understanding of market trends, zoning regulations, and investment opportunities has allowed him to navigate complex transactions with finesse, delivering exceptional results for both developers and investors

Select Assignments

  • Consultant and lease negotiation for HAP on the relocation of 800 employees (160,000sf)
  • Relocation of Michigan Court of Appeals to Troy, Michigan
  • Relocation of Visiting Nurse Association to Oak Park, Michigan
  • Relocation and Expansion of Harvard Drug Group in Livonia, MI, and Indianapolis, IN
  • Sale/purchase of 40 land sites
  • Relocation and Renewal of Dykema Law Firm Detroit, Ann Arbor, Lansing
  • Sale of Troy Northfield Hilton, Detroit Airport Hilton, Ann Arbor Marriott
  • Sale of the Hecker-Smiley Historic Mansion- Detroit
  • Expansion of Ciena Health Care HQ, Southfield, MI
  • Development – General Partner
  •      85,000 sf office building – Livonia, MI
  •       28,000 sf medical building – Southfield, MI
  •      180 residential condos – Clarkston, MI & Ann Arbor, MI
  • Sale of 12,000 SF Medical Building – Detroit Medical Center
  • Land acquisition for 250-bed nursing Home – Lafayette Park, Detroit
  • Seller Rep – Sale of 10,400 SF Warehouse in Van Buren Twp
  • Tenant Rep – 11-Year Lease of 6,665 SF Retail Space to an Event Planner


  • State Bar of Michigan
  • State of California Bar Association
  • Southfield Business Network – Founder/Chairman, 1994 – 2004
  • Oakland County Business Roundtable – 1998 – Present (Chairman 2001-2003) Advisor to County Executive Brooks Patterson
  • Cornerstone Schools – Mentor, 2005 – Present
  • PIAST Institute – Board Member, 2019 – Present
  • Building Beds 4 Kids – Board Member, 2019 – Present
  • Albert Kahn Legacy Foundation – Vice President, 2020 – Present
  • Tri-County Anti-Drug Abuse Coalition – Cofounder, 2019 – Present


  • Juris Doctor from Wayne State University Law School
  • Bachelor of Arts from American University
  • Cranbrook School