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Lawyer Chris Trebilcock Named to Crain's Detroit Business 40 Under 40

October 8, 2012

The law firm of Miller Canfield announces that Christopher M. Trebilcock, a principal and deputy practice group leader of the Employment + Labor Group (Detroit office), has been named to Crain’s Detroit Business 40 Under 40 list of professionals for 2012.

Since 1991, Crain’s has recognized 40 high achievers in metro Detroit each year. Trebilcock was recognized for his community leadership as the former president of the Detroit Institute of Arts Founders Junior Council, as well as his superior litigation skills as Crain’s highlighted his successful effort on the legal team to resolve multiple Open Meetings Act lawsuits involving a public authority in Southeast Michigan.

Trebilcock litigates labor and employment disputes in federal and state courts and in administrative agencies across the country.  His appellate experience includes oral arguments before the U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals and the Michigan Court of Appeals.  He also manages arbitrations and administrative proceedings; conducts collective bargaining negotiations; and advises clients on all types of labor and employment issues. He also has extensive experience working with schools and universities and advising public entities and elected officials. 

He is recognized for his employment and labor law work in Best Lawyers and Michigan Super Lawyers.

He received his J.D. from Wake Forest University School of Law and his B.A. from Alma College.