Kevin Hirzel is the Managing Member of Hirzel Law, PLC. He focuses his practice on community association law, representing condominium and homeowners associations, as well as general real estate law. Mr. Hirzel is a fellow in the College of Community Association Lawyers (“CCAL”), a prestigious designation given to less than 175 attorneys in the country, where he formerly served on the CCAL National Board of Governors. He has also served as member of the Community Associations Institute’s (“CAI”) Board of Trustees and CAI’s Government and Public Affairs Committee. On the state level, Mr. Hirzel served as the Co-Chair of the Michigan CAI Legislative Action Committee, where he assisted in drafting legislation and providing testimony to the Michigan legislature on various bills that impacted community associations. Mr. Hirzel is a member of the Real Property Law Section Council for the State Bar of Michigan and has served as the Co-Chairman of the State Bar of Michigan’s Real Property Law Section Committee for Condominiums, PUDs & Cooperatives since 2017.
Kevin Hirzel has been recognized as a Leading Lawyer in Michigan by Leading Lawyers magazine. He has also been recognized as a “Rising Star” and a “Super Lawyer” in real estate law by Super Lawyers Magazine. Mr. Hirzel was also named as a “Go-To-Lawyer” in condominium and real estate law by Michigan Lawyer’s Weekly. He has authored numerous articles on community association law for publications such as the Michigan Community Association News, Michigan Real Property Review, Macomb County Bar Briefs, and the Washington Post. Mr. Hirzel is also the author of the first and second editions of “Hirzel’s Handbook: How to operate a Michigan Condo or HOA”, which is available for purchase on Amazon.com. He has been interviewed on community association legal issues by various media outlets throughout the country, such as CBS, CNBC, Common Ground Magazine, Community Association Management Insider, Crain’s Detroit Business, the Dan Abrams Show on SiriusXM Radio, the Detroit News, Dr. Drew Midday Live on KABC Radio, Fox Business News, Fox News, HOALeader.com, the Law & Crime Network, Michigan Lawyer’s Weekly, Newsmax, NPR, the Wall Street Journal, WWJ, and WXYZ. Mr. Hirzel is a dynamic speaker and frequently lectures on community association law throughout Michigan, as well as nationally at the CAI National Law Seminar, and is a two-time winner of the best manuscript award at the CAI National Law Seminar.