Associate Attorney

Areas of Practice

  • Estate Planning
  • Estate Administration
  • Probate Litigation
  • Elder Law
  • Real Estate Transactions
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Business Planning
  • Civil Litigation
  • Criminal Defense


2011 J.D., Thomas M. Cooley Law School
2004 B.S., Central Michigan University


Jeffrey Bruss has been an Associate Attorney at Stewart and Bruss, P.C. since 2011. Before joining Stewart and Bruss, P.C. he was a law clerk for the real estate and creditor’s rights law firm of Potestivo & Associates, P.C. Prior to that, he was a full-time extern at the Macomb County Prosecutor’s Office. Jeffrey also clerked for the Law Offices of Wayne Stewart, P.C. while attending Thomas M. Cooley Law School. As a law student, Jeffrey was an Associate Editor for The Thomas M. Cooley Journal of Practical and Clinical Law; was on the Dean’s List and Honor Roll; and was the recipient of Certificates of Merit in both Contracts I and Research and Writing. Jeffrey was also the recipient of the 2010 Macomb County Bar Foundation Trustees Law School Scholarship.

Jeffrey graduated from Notre Dame High School in Harper Woods in 1999, and then went on to attend Central Michigan University. He received his Secondary Education Teacher’s Certificate from Saginaw Valley State University. Jeffrey currently sits on the Board of Directors at Central Macomb Community Credit Union, and is a licensed Real Estate Broker.