Stefani Godsey



GodseyStefani graduated from the Detroit College of Law at Michigan State University in 1999 and has been a criminal defense attorney since January of 2000. For over nineteen years, Stefani has litigated criminal cases throughout the state of Michigan ranging from misdemeanors to serious felony cases in her private practice.  She has also represented clients in Ingham County as court appointed counsel from 2001 until 2019, when she accepted an assistant public defender position with our office. In 2017, Stefani was appointed to represent participants of Mental Health Court in the 55th District Court. She has also been instrumental in representing defendants through the First Appearance Project, a grant funded program to ensure that every defendant has legal representation at their arraignment. Stefani is dedicated to serving the residents of Ingham County and firmly believes that every individual is entitled to zealous legal representation.

Member in Good Standing, State Bar of Michigan

Detroit College of Law at Michigan State University, JD 1999

James Madison College, MSU, Political Theory and Constitutional Democracy, BA 1995

Contact : (517) 679-2961
Email : sgodsey@ingham.org