The Harkness Law Firm, PLLC
Lauren Ferguson, Associate Attorney
Associate Attorney Lauren Ferguson’s practice areas include family law, insurance defense, collections, landlord-tenant collections, estate administration and planning, criminal defense, contracts, and general civil litigation. Ms. Ferguson further specializes in municipal law, serving as the Assistant Prosecuting Attorney for Meridian Township, Assistant City Attorney for the City of Albion, and as Assistant Prosecuting Attorney for the City of Eaton Rapids. She is an active member of the State Bar of Michigan, the Ingham County Bar Association, and the Meridian Area Business Association.
Ms. Ferguson received her Bachelor of Science in Zoology and her Juris Doctor with a certification in litigation from Michigan State University in 2011 and 2014 respectively. She was admitted to practice in the State of Michigan in 2014.
Cullen Harkness, Managing Member
Managing Attorney Cullen Harkness’ practice areas include criminal defense, family law, landlord-tenant collections, estate administration and planning, auto accident litigation, and general civil litigation. Mr. Harkness specializes in municipal law serving as the Prosecuting Attorney for Meridian Township, City Attorney for the City of Albion, and as City Attorney for the City of Eaton Rapids. Committed to serving both his clients and his community, Mr. Harkness is a member of the State Bar of Michigan, the Ingham County Bar Association, the Meridian Area Business Association and the Haslett-Okemos Rotary Club.
Mr. Harkness received his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Indiana University in 2004 and his Juris Doctor from Thomas M. Cooley Law School in 2007. He was admitted to practice in the State of Michigan and the United States District Court for the Western District of Michigan in 2008. He was admitted to practice in the United States Supreme Court in 2018.