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Stuart M. Heath





Michigan State University College of Law, J.D., 1995

Carleton University, B.A.

Bar Admissions

Court Admissions

U.S. District Courts

  • Eastern District of Michigan
  • Western District of Michigan

Stuart Heath has nearly two decades of experience as national discovery counsel for OEM automotive manufacturers in the areas of warranty, product liability and class action litigation. His experience includes all aspects of written discovery and motion practice in state and federal courts across the nation, including e-discovery. In his capacity as national discovery counsel, he manages and supervises a team of attorneys and staff dedicated to efficiently providing clients with accurate, cost-effective and consistent discovery responses.

Stuart has also served as a national litigation case manager for warranty litigation for over a decade. His roles include managing and directing the efforts of local counsel in assessing settlement values, guiding cases through verdict, and identifying and preparing witnesses for testimony. In addition, he has worked closely with in-house counsel to manage, coordinate and implement innovative approaches to reduce litigation costs and minimize risk.    


DBusiness Magazine, Top Lawyers, Product Liability Law, 2020

Michigan State University, Detroit College of Law, cum laude; Note and Comment Editor, Detroit College of Law Review, January-July 1995; Staff Member, September 1993-December 1994; Tuck Martin State Bar Negligence Section Award, Fall 1994; American Jurisprudence Award, Civil Procedure II, Fall 1994; Detroit College of Law Jurisprudence Achievement Award/Sports Law

Contributing Author, Sixth Circuit Opinion Notes, Michigan Bar Journal, July-August 1994

Professional Activities

American Bar Association

State Bar of Michigan