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Ian B. Lyngklip

Ian B. Lyngklip

Lyngklip & Associates
  • Consumer Law
  • Michigan
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Biography

I have dedicated my practice exclusively to the representation of consumers and individuals harmed by businesses and government. Our practice focuses on consumer protection and civil rights litigation.

Practice Area
    Consumer Law
Additional Practice Areas
  • Identity Theft
  • Credit Reporting
Fees
  • Free Consultation
    Free Phone or Zoom Consultation
  • Contingent Fees
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Michigan
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4th Circuit
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6th Circuit
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9th Circuit
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U.S. District Court, District of Colorado
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U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut
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U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
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U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
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U.S. District Court, Northern District of Indiana
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U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio
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U.S. District Court, Western District of Michigan
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U.S. District Court, Western District of New York
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U.S. District Court, Western District of Oklahoma
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Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Senior Attorney
Lyngklip & Associates
Current
Chair Person, Board Member
National Associate of Consumer Advocates
Current
Education
University of Detroit Mercy School of Law
J.D. (1992)
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Honors: Suma Cum Laude Deans List
Activities: Law Review
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University of Michigan - Dearborn
B.A.
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Awards
Pro Bono Service Award
Oakland County Bar Association
Frank Kelly Consumer Advocate Award
State Bar of Michigan
Advocate of the Year
National Association of Consumer Advocates
Professional Associations
University Of Detroit Mercy School Of Law
Adjunct
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National Association of Consumer Advocates
Chair Person
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State Bar of Michgan Consumer Law Section
President
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Publications
Articles & Publications
NCLC Fair Credit Reporting Act Manual, Notices Under the FCRA (Seventh Ed.)
NCLC
NCLC Fair Credit Reporting Act Manual, Notices Under the FCRA (Sixth Ed.)
NCLC
TCPA Causes of Action
ICLE
A Primer on the Lemon Law and Magnuson-Moss: Motor Misery and Lemon(aid)
Michigan Bar Journal
Drafting FCRA Dispute Letters
State Bar of Michigan - Consumer Law Newsletter
Preventing Credit Damage in Divorce Cases
Michigan Bar Journal
How to Write Like a Trial Lawyer
Warrior, the publication of the Trial Lawyer's College
From Statutes to Stories
Warrior, the publication of the Trial Lawyer's College
The Michigan Consumer Protection Act is Virtually Dead Yet the Legislature, Executive Branch, and Many Attorneys Don't Seem to Know It.
Michigan Bar Journal
Debt Collector Liability Under the FDCPA for Failure to Note a Consumer Dispute Before Transfer to Next Collector
Michigan Consumer Law Section Newsletter
Remedies for Identity Theft Victims: Strategies for Protecting and Preserving Clients' Rights
Michigan Bar Journal
Topical Summary of Consumer Protection Statutes Applicable in Proceedings In Michigan Courts
Presented to the Michigan Judicial Institute
Top 5 Mistakes of general practitioners in handling identity thefts and credit reporting disputes.
Ingham County Bar Association
Trade Secrets, Protective Orders and the Smoking Gun
The Consumer Advocate, Volume 9 Issue 4
The Court of Appeals Provides Guidance Interpreting Potential Violations of the MCPA
Consumer Law Newsletter, Volume 4 No. 1
Motor Vehicle Repair Fees and the Consumer
Consumer Law Newsletter, Volume 2 No. 2
Civil RICO and Environmental Harms
University of Detroit Law Review
Speaking Engagements
Using Technology in FCRA Cases, NACA Anual FCRA Conference, Longbeach, CA
NACA
Written Discovery in FCRA Cases, NACA Anual FCRA Conference, Longbeach, CA
National Association of Consumer Advocates
Offices Processes, Case Setup, and Discovery Responses, FCRA Kickstart, Boston, MA
FCRA Insight
Credit Card Debt Collection Procedure, Michigan Judicial Institute, Zoom
Michigan Judical Institute
Certifications
Trial Lawyers College
Graduated August 2011
Graduate
Trial Lawyers College
Websites & Blogs
Website
Ian Lyngklip's Website Profile
Website
Lyngklip & Associates Website
Legal Answers
1 Questions Answered
Q. How long can Charles Schwab hold my money legally after they close my account. They said I was in chex systems
A: If they are telling you that there is a problem with ChexSystems, there are two problems. The first problem is that ChexSystems is a credit reporting agency that publishes data relating to bank and checking accounts. The major banks report NSF checks to ChexSystems, and that agency regularly reports NSF checks as "fraud." You should immediately request a copy of your ChexSystems report along with the Early Warning report. You can find their addresses on my web site at https://www.consumerlawyers.com/most-important-credit-reports-to-order. The second problem is the one you wrote about, which is the retention of your funds. Schwab is an investment house, but they may have set up an affiliated bank to allow you to receive and pay funds. You will need to contact a banking attorney for this, but if the funds have been wired to you they should be available almost immediately. You can find a referral to a consumer banking attorney at web site for the National Association of Consumer Advocates, www.consumeradvocates.org. Select the find a lawyer link in the center of the page and you can find a banking attorney near you. Best of luck.
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Contact & Map
Lyngklip & Associates
13751 W Eleven Mile Rd
Oak Park, MI 48237
Toll-Free: (888) 400-2733
Telephone: (248) 208-8864
Monday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Tuesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Wednesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Thursday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed (Today)