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    James V. Bellanca III

    James V. Bellanca III

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    Direct (313) 454-4215

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    Practice Areas:

    • Corporate Law
    • Contracts
    • Real Estate
    • Probate, Estates, Guardianship and Conservatorships
    • Wills, Trusts, and Estate Planning
    • Arts & Entertainment


    James V. Bellanca, III Selected for Super LawyersJames V. Bellanca III is a business and transactional attorney. The firm’s business, corporate and real estate clients look to Jim for drafting, documenting and negotiating a wide range of transactional matters, including buy-sell agreements, as well as merger and acquisition documents. Jim also counsels closely held companies on day to day business matters, such as contractual disputes, employment questions and business organizational matters. He is also certified to close Small Business Administration loans for certified development companies.

    In addition to his business and corporate practice, Jim has a significant probate administration practice, assisting clients in the administration of guardianships, conservatorships and decedent’s estates, as well as estate planning.

    Jim was selected by Super Lawyers magazine as a “Rising Star” in the business/corporate practice area in Super Lawyers’ annual listing of the top lawyers in Michigan in 2011 and 2013.

    Jim is the third generation of Bellanca’s – in fact, the third James V. Bellanca – to be admitted to the Michigan bar. He follows his grandfather and father in practice with this firm.

    James V. Bellanca III received his Bachelor of Arts from Miami University of Ohio and his Juris Doctor from Wayne State University School of Law, Cum Laude. He is a member of the State Bar of Michigan and U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan, and has served on the boards of various local non-profit charity organizations.

    James V. Bellanca III
    Bellanca Beattie, P.C.
    20480 Vernier Road
    Harper Woods, MI 48225
    Direct: (313) 454-4215
    Main Number: (313) 882-1100
    Fax: (313) 882-7630