The city of Livonia is in the northwestern portion of Wayne County and the northeastern corner of the 734 area code. Livonia has a population of 96,942, making it the ninth-largest municipality in Michigan. Many of the city’s residents have chosen to live in Livonia because it is the second-safest city in Michigan with a population over 75,000 according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Since the city is less than two miles from Detroit’s city limits, lawyers and other professionals in white-collar industries largely use Livonia as a suburb for the larger metropolis of Detroit.
However, Livonia’s economy still contains a number of industries, such as distribution, manufacturing, and financial services. Some of Livonia’s biggest employers are the Ford Motor Company, Quicken Loans, Comerica Bank, TRW Automotive, Technicolor Video Services, St. Mary Mercy Hospital, Roush Industries, McKesson Pharmacy Systems, and Valassis Communications. The city is home to Madonna University.
Many notable people are from Livonia, including Olympian Sheila Taormina, actress Judy Greer, musician Derek Grant, Xanax developer Joseph A. Adam, actor Jonathan B. Wright, music producer Warren Defever, and painter Dana Schutz.
Attorneys with children enjoy taking their offspring to the Community Recreation Center during the summer to cool off at in the pool complex that boasts a large water slide and a leisure pool with water sprays. Every June, families living in the 734 area code flock to Ford Field in Livonia to celebrate the city’s birthday at the week-long celebration simply known as Spree. History geeks working in the legal profession love whiling away the hours by wandering around and through the historical building collection located in the Greenmead Historical Park. People of Scottish descent residing in the 734 area code travel to Livonia every August to celebrate their ethnic heritage at the St. Andrews Society Highland Games held on the grounds of the Greenmead Farms.
Lawyers and other professionals whose favorite sport is golf can frequently be found at one of Livonia’s three municipally owned public golf courses. Hunters residing in the 734 area code like to work on improving their shooting aim at the Firearm Exchange Gun Range. Members of the legal community whose favorite holiday is Christmas adore looking at the Christmas lights display that volunteers set up every December in Livonia.