We are pleased to announce the formation of Sentinel Law Group by Charles A. Fiedler,Sandra J. Franklin, and associates.



Charles A. Fiedler

  • Member of Michigan Bar
  • Member of Washington State Bar
  • Certified Public Accountant






Sandra J. Franklin

  • Member of the Michigan Bar
  • Member of the District of Columbia Bar







The firm specializes in complex commercial transactions, intellectual property and tax structuring.  Fiedler and Franklin are both Michigan attorneys, offering coast-to-coast coverage from Washington state to Washington D. C.

You will note a unifying theme in Economic Development and Technology Development.  Fiedler and Franklin previously practiced law together, both working on the development of the Michigan Economic Development Corporation, and the Michigan Biotechnology Institute.  Fiedler went on to focus his practice in complex business transactions involving tax credits and other economic development incentives. Franklin went on to focus on intellectual property protection for start-ups and established corporations launching new business ideas.  We are coming back together to offer businesses broad coverage for their legal affairs.