Takura Nyamfukudza is an experienced criminal defense litigator who has enjoyed a number of successes in the courtroom. He has fought diligently to earn “not guilty” verdicts in multiple jury trials. Recently, those “not guilty” verdicts include an attempted murder trial, a multiple count criminal sexual conduct case, and the retrial of a man who had been wrongfully imprisoned for nine years. Takura practices in state and federal courts throughout Michigan, including handling appellate cases at the Michigan Supreme Court and the Michigan Court of Appeals. Before serving his clients as a criminal defense litigator, Takura proudly served his country in the United States Army for twelve years. In 2015, Takura was selected to receive the State Bar of Michigan’s Regeana Myrick Outstanding Young Lawyer Award. Other recognitions Takura has received include the Rising Star Award from the Davis-Dunnings Bar Association, and the “Top 5 Under 35” Award from the Ingham County Bar Association. Takura is active in numerous professional organizations, and he has presented on issues related to criminal defense throughout the state, including at the Michigan Judicial Institute and conferences held by the Criminal Defense Attorneys of Michigan and the Michigan Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights. Takura is also active in the community, volunteering his time at the Lansing Refugee Development Center and the Lansing Boys & Girls Club. Takura’s commitment to serving the community extends to pro bono work, and he also volunteers his legal services with Service to Soldiers. He is also an accredited attorney to represent veterans before the Department of Veterans Affairs. Takura is a leading criminal defense litigator, and he brings his passion for the law and commitment to excellence to every case.
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