Attorney Fernando L. Bedevia
Fernando Bedevia has been practicing law in West Michigan for over 34 years, the past 20 of which have been in Holland. Fernando was born in Cuba and is fluent in Spanish. He takes pride in representing many other Latinos who call West Michigan home. Fernando handles both civil and criminal cases including family law matters, personal injuries, Workers’ Disability Compensation, Social Security disability, as well as misdemeanor and felony matters. He assists many parties in resolving legal difficulties, both as an advocate and as a court-appointed mediator.
Fernando is a member of the Ottawa County Bar Association, having previously served on the Board of Directors, and the Michigan Bar Association. He is a past president of the Board of Directors of Legal Aid of Western Michigan and Michigan Migrant Legal Assistance Project. Fernando has also served in leadership roles on the boards of directors of numerous nonprofit community-based organizations.
Grand Valley State University 1977
Ottawa Bar Association
Areas of Practice
Business Law: Litigation
Civil Litigation: General
Criminal Defense: Felony, Misdemeanor, Drunk driving/DUI, Trials (all courts), Expungements
Family Law: Divorce, Child Custody, Support and Parenting Time
Personal Injury: Automobile accidents, Wrongful death
Social Security Disability
Workers’ Disability Compensation
Legal Assistant: Bett Walters and Naomi Mares (Spanish speaking)