Dalia Abdow

Dalia Abdow is an Associate in the firm’s Litigation Division. Her practice primarily focuses on the areas of complex business litigation and education law. However, she also has experience in the areas of labor and employment, family law, and cannabis. Dalia 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 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

Professional Involvement

State Bar of Michigan

Court Admissions

  • Michigan State Courts


  • The Patchwork of State Paid Leave Laws, HR Blog (April 15, 2019)
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