Buckman MacDonald & Brown was founded in 1997 with the goal of providing excellent legal service to our community and to change the way many people think about lawyers. For over 20 years, we have grown to be the best full-service boutique firm along Lake Michigan by being relatable and making the law understandable. We partner with our clients and use our expertise, business acumen and common sense to deliver strategic planning, exceptional advice and positive outcomes. We offer individualized attention and focused commitment to our clients’ specific needs by utilizing our diverse and experienced practice areas.  


The attorneys at Buckman MacDonald & Brown are well-known in the West Michigan community and enjoy a reputation for integrity, logic, precision and outstanding advocacy. We are proud to call West Michigan ‘home’ and it shows. Our attorneys and staff are dedicated members of the community, serving on boards of businesses and organizations, as coaches, mentors and teachers, with an aim at investing our talents for the benefit of our neighbors.


Whether it is a high-stakes business transaction, a real estate debacle, a litigious battle, questions regarding a complicated estate plan, an emotional family challenge or simply a listening ear, we are here for you. Our clients trust us to thoroughly analyze the risk of litigation, the consequences of a transaction and the benefits of alternative dispute resolution. We value our clients’ time and money and do our best to achieve the best result in the shortest amount of time possible. By providing personalized and responsive service, compassion, experienced representation and comprehensive practice groups, Buckman MacDonald & Brown is the best firm in town.



We are conveniently located in the historic Baker Furniture Building in the heart of Holland with easy access to local highways, allowing us to be a true “West Michigan” firm, providing service which extends from Berrien County to Montcalm County and everything in between.