Norman H. Pylman

Norman H. Pylman

Michigan Trial Attorney

Norman H. Pylman (Skip) has significant experience in the areas of medical malpractice, personal injury and commercial litigation.


Calvin College (B.A. 1974); University of Detroit (J.D. cum laude 1977)

Professional Affiliations

  • Grand Rapids Bar Association (Inter-Professional Relations Committee)
  • State Bar of Michigan (Civil Procedure Committee, 1983-1984; Judicial Qualification Committee, 2010 - present)
  • Michigan State Bar Foundation (Fellow)
  • American College of Trial Lawyers
  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • Michigan Association for Justice

Awards & Achievements

  • Founding Member, Gruel Mills Nims & Pylman, 1985
  • Lecturer on medical malpractice for lawyers, physicians and nurses.
  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America©, Lawyer of the Year, Medical Malpractice, 2011 and 2015
  • Selected to Michigan Super Lawyers® list
  • “AV - Preeminent Lawyer” peer review rating through Martindale Hubbell, the highest rating available for legal ability and integrity
  • Peer selected for inclusion in Leading Lawyers, a listing of the leading lawyers limited to 5 percent of licensed attorneys in the State of Michigan

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