• University of Detroit Mercy School of Law, Detroit, MI, J.D., 1996
  • University of Detroit, Detroit, MI, B.S., 1993
  • Michigan, 1996
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan, 1998
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit, 2005
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Todd A. McConaghy
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Todd A. McConaghy possesses extensive experience in both the public and private sectors.

Most recently, Todd served for several years as a Senior Associate Counsel with the Michigan Attorney Grievance Commission, where he investigated and prosecuted attorney misconduct on behalf of the Michigan Supreme Court.

Todd focuses on the defense/advocacy of grievance and State Bar-related matters. He represents attorneys in a variety of matters including grievances at both the request for investigation/formal complaint levels and ethics opinions, as well as applicants to the State Bar of Michigan at the Character & Fitness Committee level.  Todd also represents insurance companies, business owners, healthcare providers, including nursing homes, extended care facilities and physical therapy agencies, among others.

Todd's practice areas also include personal injury defense; malpractice actions; premises liability; product liability; construction accidents and motor vehicle claims.  He represents insurance companies, business owners, and a variety of health care providers, including physicians, home care businesses, occupational therapists, nurse practitioners, various extended care facilities and physical therapy agencies. 

Immediately prior to his position with the Michigan Attorney Grievance Commission, Todd served for eleven years as an associate and later, a partner at Sullivan Ward, and was a member of the Litigation Department. His practice focused on the representation of business clients in general, premises, and products liability; toxic torts; automobile/trucking liability; constitutional law; manufactured/modular housing liability; consumer protection; workers’ compensation; and criminal law matters.

Early in his career, and prior to joining Sullivan Ward, Todd worked as a Litigation Consultant with CIARA, Inc., a global technology provider.

Professional & Community Affiliations

  • Michigan State Bar Foundation, Fellow
  • State Bar of Michigan
    • Character & Fitness Committee
      • District Committee Member, 2009-2012
      • District Chairperson, 2012-2015
    • City of Grosse Pointe Woods, City Council Member
      • Zoning Board of Appeals

      • Compensation/Evaluation Committee

      • Election Commission

      • Finance Committee, Chairperson

      • Representative to Senior Citizens Commission

    • Federalist Society