About the Firm

Established in 2002 on the principles of diversity, advocacy and professionalism, Williams Acosta, PLLC is a full-service, Detroit-based law firm serving the legal needs of Michigan’s business community. Williams Acosta is majority African-American and Hispanic-owned and is certified as a Minority Business Enterprise by the Michigan Minority Business Development Council, Wayne County and the City of Detroit.

Over the years, Williams Acosta’s attorneys have built strong reputations for providing proactive, zealous and cost-effective representation in all types of business, real estate, commercial and litigation matters. Williams Acosta’s clients include publicly and privately held local, national, and international corporations, real estate developers, municipalities and entrepreneurs, as well as non-profit organizations and individuals.



At Williams Acosta, we believe that our businesses and communities benefit from a strong and healthy legal system, one characterized by access to advocacy and by attorneys who can combine specialized legal experience and skills with a broad understanding of the pressures facing our businesses and our communities.

Williams Acosta has worked on some of the most prominent projects to renew the vitality, pride and greatness of Detroit. The results can be seen throughout Downtown and in Detroit’s neighborhoods. As Detroiters walk, stroll and jog along the Detroit Riverwalk, residents of Detroit and our neighboring suburbs have found a common ground for leisure activity and healthy conversation. Communities such as Brush Park, Jefferson Village and Mexicantown continue toward revitalization.

The heart of Detroit still beats strong and Williams Acosta will continue to tenaciously pursue projects that uplift the pride, grow the economy, the City and the region’s base and move Detroit forward.