Fred Steingold practiced law in Ann Arbor, Michigan for more than 50 years. Early on, he worked as an assistant city attorney. He then successfully moved into private practice, spending most of his legal career working at a few highly-regarded law firms and as a solo practitioner.
As a private attorney, Fred specialized in the areas of real estate law, business law, and estate planning and probate. Fred also was both a successful litigator and frequently acted as a mediator for business disputes. He assisted thousands of people and established a unique reputation for honesty, wisdom, and personal attention.
Apart from traditional law practice, Fred also authored many books on legal topics for general readers. Several of these books have become legal self-help best sellers.
In his final years, Fred began working with his son, Attorney David M. Steingold.