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Grand Rapids, MI 49503​

Tel: 616.802.0333

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Stephanie Newton

Stephanie focuses her practice exclusively in the area of family law, and strives to provide her clients with an unparalleled level of personal service.  


With an extensive background in family law including divorce, child custody, support, paternity, and adoption matters, Stephanie consistently monitors new developments in the law in order to provide her clients with the most effective representation possible.  Stephanie works hard to maintain positive relationships with her colleagues in the legal community, and therefore works to avoid unnecessary litigation whenever possible.  That said, there are times when being aggressive is necessary; Stephanie is not afraid to step into that role as well.   

Stephanie has repeatedly been recognized as one of Michigan's "10 Best" Attorneys under 40, and remains committed to ensuring that her clients are satisfied with the level of representation they receive from Newton Plont. 


Phone: 616.802.0333

Ross Plont

A trial lawyer recognizes as a Top 40 under 40 by The National Trial Lawyers, a national "Super Lawyer," and most recently - "2019 Top Lawyer by Grand Rapids Magazine," Ross has gained recognition through his willingness to go toe-to-toe with large corporations, insurance companies, and prosecutors in his personal injury and criminal defense practice.

Ross spent five years working in the largest personal injury firm in West Michigan, where he handled all types of personal injury and criminal defense matters. Ross joined Stephanie L. Newton in the formation of Newton | Plont PLLC and continues to aid clients in these areas of litigation - both large and small scale. Ross has a passion for justice and chooses to focus his practice in fighting for the rights of the abused, neglected, under served, and oppressed.


Phone: 616.970.6186

Dan Fricke

Dedicated to serving and helping others. Dan practices family law - including child neglect and abuse, criminal law, personal injury, landlord/tenant law, and contract disputes. His ingrained loyalty, integrity, and commitment to serving clients will leave a lasting impression. Dan takes the time needed to effectively represent each and every client. And he makes an effort to create a relationship that lasts.


Dan enjoys helping military veterans and, being a combat veteran himself, happily provides military discounts to those veterans in need of legal advice or representation.

Dan currently lives in Grand Rapids, Michigan and is an active member of the Grand Rapids Bar Association.  Dan is also an active member in the Grand Rapids Veterans Bar Association.  Dan serves on the Kent County Veteran’s Treatment Court team as an advisory defense attorney.


Phone: 616.724.6515