Melissa Wojnar-Raycraft

Melissa Raycraft adds fourteen years of commercial litigation experience to The Mike Cox Law Firm, PLLC.

Melissa Raycraft joined the Mike Cox Law Firm, PLLC in 2017.   Prior to joining Mike Cox Law, she practiced law with a commercial litigation law firm in Rochester, Michigan for twelve years and then a general business and real estate law firm in Detroit for two years.  Ms. Raycraft concentrates her practice on commercial and business litigation, business law and general counsel, real estate law, class action litigation, and estate planning and probate litigation.  Ms. Raycraft’s research and writing skills as well as her advocacy abilities have garnered successful results for clients. Because of her cheerful personality and spirit, clients enjoy working closely with Ms. Raycraft.

Ms. Raycraft was recognized as a Super Lawyer in Michigan Super Lawyers magazine in 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016.  She is admitted to practice in Michigan, the Eastern District of Michigan, and the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals.

Prior to beginning her legal career, Ms. Raycraft practiced as a mental health counselor for seven years.  When not at the office, Melissa enjoys spending time with her family, as well as camping throughout Michigan.  Melissa is a passionate University of Michigan fan and can be found most football Saturdays at the Big House.

Wayne State University Law School

  • Juris Doctor, 2003
  • Editor-in-Chief, The Journal of Law in Society
  • Gold Key Award recipient
  • Member of Moot Court
  • Judicial intern, by invitation, for the Hon. Gerald E. Rosen, United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan.
  • Research assistant for the Internet Commerce: The Emerging Legal Framework

The University of Michigan

  • Master of Social Work, 1992
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, 1991
  • State Bar of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • State Bar of Michigan
  • Detroit Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Moot Court Judge at Wayne State Law School’s Legal Research and Writing Program
  • Member of the Alumni Board for The Journal of Law in Society at Wayne State Law School