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Dalia Abdow


Dalia Abdow is an Associate in the firm’s Litigation Division. Her practice primarily focuses on the areas of complex commercial and business litigation, including commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) loan workouts, litigation, and enforcement actions. Dalia also has broad litigation experience in non-compete litigation, labor and employment law, and representing financial institutions involving a variety of state and federal consumer protection matters. She received her undergraduate degree from Wayne State University, where she graduated magna cum laude, and her law degree from Michigan State University College of Law, where she graduated summa cum laude and in the top 5 of her class. Prior to joining Dickinson Wright as a Summer Associate in 2017, Dalia gained valuable experience working as a legal clerk at a bankruptcy firm and as an intern at the Michigan Court of Appeals’ research division. Dalia’s ultimate goal is to utilize her wide range of skills and knowledge to provide effective legal counsel and achieve the best possible outcome for her clients.

Education & Credentials


Michigan State University College of Law

J.D., 2018
  • Trial Practice Institute 
  • summa cum laude
  • Jurisprudence Award in Research, Writing, and Analysis
  • Jurisprudence Award in Contracts
  • Distinguished First Year Student Award
  • Certificate of Recognition for Outstanding Achievement from the State of Michigan House of Representatives 
  • President, Student Bar Association
  • President, Middle Eastern Law Student Association

Wayne State University

  • magna cum laude
  • Dean's List

Bar Admission

  • Michigan

Spoken Languages

  • Arabic


  • Best Lawyers in America®
    • "Ones to Watch," Commercial Litigation, 2022

Professional Involvement

State Bar of Michigan

Court Admissions

  • Michigan State Courts
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