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Karen L. Boore

Senior Attorney




University of Michigan Law School, J.D., cum laude, 2012

University of Michigan, B.B.A. 2009

Bar Admissions

Karen Boore is a senior attorney at Miller Canfield, where her practice focuses on real estate development, renewable energy projects and leasing. Karen has represented lenders, investors and a utility company developer/acquirer in multiple wind energy projects. Karen has a particular expertise in resolving complex title issues and negotiating insurance coverages with title companies to confirm that the rights necessary to build and operate a project are in place and that conflicting third-party rights are adequately addressed. In her commercial leasing work, Karen represents landlords and tenants across the United States in the negotiation of leases for office, warehouse and industrial space, addressing risks, cost-saving items, lease administration and build-out logistics. Karen is also experienced in the representation of developers in the acquisition, financing and development of transformative development projects across the state of Michigan.

Representative Matters

Prior to joining the firm, Karen served as a federal court intern for the Honorable John Corbett O'Meara, U.S. District Court Judge for the Eastern District of Michigan. She also worked with Wayne County's Economic Development Growth Engine.


Best Lawyers in America, "Ones to Watch," Real Estate Law, 2022-present

DBusiness Magazine, Top Lawyers, Energy Law, 2020-present

University of Michigan Law School, J.D., cum laude

University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, B.B.A., with high distinction; Jane M. & Chester R. Jones Merit Scholar; Carson Scholar; James B. Angell Scholar; University Honors; William J. Branstrom Freshman Prize


"Alternative Energy" Real Property Law Section, State Bar of Michigan, July 2017 Conference