Thomas R. Behm

Thomas R. Behm, Grand Rapids Personal Injury Attorney

Michigan Personal Injury Attorney

Thomas R. Behm has significant experience in the areas of personal injury law, wrongful death, complex commercial litigation, medical malpractice and automobile no-fault law.


University of Michigan (B.B.A.1983); Michigan State University College of Law (J.D. 1986)


  • Grand Rapids Bar Association (member, Kent County ADR Plan Oversight Committee and the Pro Bono Committee)

  • State Bar of Michigan (member, Negligence Section)

  • Federal Bar Association

  • American Bar Association (member, Litigation Section)

  • Michigan Association for Justice (board member)


  • Contributing author for the Institute of Continuing Legal Education.

  • Wrote “Effective Use of Demonstrative Evidence,” a chapter within Michigan Law on Damages, Second Edition.

  • Served as an instructor at the Hillman Advocacy Program, lecturing in the field of medical malpractice, product liability and personal injury.

  • Currently serves as a mediator.

  • Listed in Woodward & White’s Best Lawyers in America.

  • Before joining the firm in 1987, he served as a law clerk to the Honorable Richard F. Suhrheinrich (U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan).


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The Michigan personal injury attorneys at Gruel Mills Nims & Pylman LLP, have been providing sound, personal, and compassionate representation to victims of personal injuries throughout the Midwest for over 25 years. If you have suffered any type of injury anywhere in Michigan, we handle cases throughout the state, including  in Grand Rapids, Lansing, Detroit, Kalamazoo, Muskegon, Jackson, Ann Arbor, St. Joseph, Traverse City, Midland, Mt. Pleasant, Saginaw, Bay City, Battle Creek, or Cadillac, as well as cases nationally; contact a Michigan personal injury lawyer at 616-235-5500 for a free consultation or fill out our free case consultation form on this website.

We handle personal injury, medical malpractice, car accident, truck accident, construction accident and commercial litigation cases in all Michigan counties, including Kent County, Ingham County, Kalamazoo County, Mason County, Grand Traverse County, Wayne County, Ionia County, Eaton County, Oakland County, Berrien County, Genesee County, Washtenaw County, Van Buren County, and Calhoun County.