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Image related to Pawel Chudzicki Named Foreign Expert in Qatar - Again

We're pleased to announce that, for the second year in a row, Pawel Chudzicki has been recognized in Chambers & Partners, a leading publisher of attorney and law firm rankings, as a Foreign Expert Based Abroad in the area of corporate and commercial law in Qatar. This rare honor recognizes attorneys who have expertise in a different jurisdiction from where they are based, and who are particularly highly regarded for international and cross-border work.

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Image related to Meet Our Newest Managing Director: Scott Eldridge

Congratulations to Scott Eldridge, who has been elected by principals of the firm to serve as one of Miller Canfield's five Managing Directors.

Eldridge is a member of Miller Canfield's Employment and Labor Group and serves as the firm's Lansing office resident director. He is a member and past chairman of the Michigan Chamber of Commerce's Health and Human Resources Committee. Eldridge joins the firm's other Managing Directors: Thomas Colis, Danielle Mason Anderson, Joseph Fazio and Amy Johnston.

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Image related to #1 Among Michigan Bond Counsel Firms

We're proud to once again be ranked first among Michigan bond counsel law firms in the annual Bond Counsel Rankings published by Refinitiv. We also ranked first in the Mideast region and 18th in the U.S. - the only Michigan firm in the top 50. With over 25 attorneys, our Public Finance Group is the largest group of dedicated municipal finance attorneys in Michigan.

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Image related to Welcoming Megan Baxter-Labut

We're happy to welcome Megan Baxter-Labut to our Bankruptcy Group. She'll be based in Detroit.

Megan's practice focuses on bankruptcy, insolvency, and commercial lending enforcement and litigation. She also has experience representing financial institutions and has participated in structuring, negotiating and documenting secured and unsecured commercial loans.

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Image related to Our Chicago Office Grows and Earns Recognition

We're pleased to share that we've expanded our Chicago office with the hiring of three principal attorneys: Lance Tyson, Carson Veach and Glenn Weinstein.

In addition, Jacob Koering, Edward Rice, Steven Rotunno and Robert Zielinski have been named among the 2020 Illinois Super Lawyers by Super Lawyers Magazine.

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Image related to Welcome to Kristin Hughes

We are excited to welcome Kristin Hughes to our Personal Services Group in Troy, Michigan.

Formerly a senior trust officer with Plante Moran Trust, Kristin works with high-net-worth families and individuals in the administration of personal and charitable trusts, foundations, estates, special needs/care planning, and family office management. 

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Image related to "For more than 40 years, he has inspired us to give back"

Congratulations to Kalamazoo attorney Leo Goddeyne, who has been named the recipient of Michigan Community Resources' Pro Bono Partner Brick Award. The award honors pro bono partners who have meaningfully contributed to MCR's mission of building strong nonprofits.

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Image related to What Does It Mean To Be On The "Client Service A-Team"?

Miller Canfield was just recognized for excellence in the BTI Client Service A-Team 2020 Report, published by law firm research and ranking firm BTI Consulting Group Inc. We were recognized as a standout in two categories: investing in client relationships and client-facing communication.

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Image related to "Consummate Professionalism" - Soni Mithani Recognized for Leadership in Firm & Community

Congratulations to Soni Mithani, who has been recognized in Crain's Detroit Business' 2019 Notable Women Lawyers in Michigan! A principal attorney in our Litigation and Dispute Resolution Group and as the resident director of our Ann Arbor office, Soni was chosen for the honor "because she has a reputation among her peers for having the absolute highest ethical standards and impeccable ethical judgment, and for demonstrating the leadership and mentoring skills required to lead a diverse group of attorneys," said Miller Canfield CEO Michael McGee. 

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Image related to Counting Up The Awards

We're not in this business for awards, but we always appreciate when respected, independent groups recognize us for our commitment to doing outstanding work. The last few weeks have been full of such positive recognition, and we're happy to share a quick roundup of some of these honors. 

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