Legal Directory Featured

8:00pm EDT October 26, 2009

Bodman LLP

1901 St. Antoine St., 6th Floor at Ford Field?
Detroit, MI 48226
(313) 259-7777
www.bodmanllp.com
Larry Shulman
Chairman
About
With more than 140 attorneys in offices in Detroit, Troy, Ann Arbor and Cheboygan, Bodman LLP attorneys provide expert counsel to some of the state’s most successful companies and wealthiest individuals on a broad range of issues.
Selected services
Commercial litigation, banking, environmental, technology, taxation

Butzel Long

150 W. Jefferson Ave.,
Suite 100
Detroit, MI 48226
(313) 225-7000
www.butzel.com
Philip Kessler
Chairman and shareholder
About
Butzel is a leading law firm with more than 240 lawyers and offices throughout Michigan and in strategic locations in New York, Washington, D.C., Florida, Mexico and China. The firm’s practice ranges from clients on the cutting edge of technology and innovation to traditional industrial and manufacturing giants.
Founded: 1854
Selected services
Automotive, diversity, media, technology, labor

Clark Hill PLC

500 Woodward Ave.,
Suite 3500
Detroit, MI 48226
(313) 965-8300
www.clarkhill.com
John Hern Jr.
CEO
About
Clark Hill PLC is a full-service law firm that offers a depth of integrated resources, talented attorneys and other professionals who can anticipate and respond to the ever-changing business needs and challenges of clients. The firm has represented a diverse range of clients ranging from individuals and new entities to Fortune 500 corporations.
Founded: 1890
Selected services
Corporate, environmental, labor, litigation, tax

Dickinson Wright PLLC

500 Woodward Ave.,
Suite 4000
Detroit, MI 48226
(313) 223-3500
www.dickinsonwright.com
James Samborn
CEO
About
Dickinson Wright is a full service law firm with an expanding national practice. It has more than 260 attorneys practicing in 40-plus specialty areas, with primary offices located in Michigan, Nashville, Phoenix, Toronto and Washington, D.C.
Founded: 1878
Selected services
Bankruptcy, construction, environmental, immigration, M&A, taxation

Dykema Gossett PLLC

400 Renaissance Center
Detroit, MI 48243
(313) 568-6800
www.dykema.com
Rex Schlaybaugh Jr.
Chairman and CEO
About
Dykema Gossett PLLC is a leading national firm with nearly 400 attorneys and professionals and major offices located in Chicago, Dallas, Detroit, Los Angeles and Washington, D.C. Its client base includes individuals, publicly held corporations, hundreds of privately held companies, limited and general partnerships, associations, hospitals and managed care networks, banks and financial institutions, and retailers.
Selected services
Antitrust, compliance, environmental, intellectual property, securities, venture capital

Honigman Miller Schwartz and Cohn LLP

2290 First National Building
660 Woodward Ave.
Detroit, MI 48226
(313) 465-7000
www.honigman.com
David Foltyn
Chairman and CEO
About
Honigman is a leading business law firm, based in Michigan with an international practice. It is headquartered in Detroit with offices in Lansing, Oakland County, Ann Arbor and Kalamazoo, Michigan. The firm has more than 230 attorneys working in 40 different areas of concentration.
Selected services
Antitrust, environmental, litigation, real estate, tax appeals

Miller, Canfield, Paddock and Stone PLC

150 W. Jefferson Ave.,
Suite 2500
Detroit, MI 48226
(313) 963-6420
www.millercanfield.com
Michael Hartmann
Principal and CEO
About
Miller Canfield was the first law firm in Michigan to expand internationally by opening offices in Canada, Mexico, Poland and China. The firm has a global reach and a wide variety of legal services.
Founded: 1852
Selected services
Business litigation, finance, health, labor, real estate and tax

Secrest Wardle

30903 Northwestern Highway
P.O. Box 3040
Farmington Hills, MI 48333
(248) 851-9500
www.secrestwardle.com
Mark Morley
Senior partner
About
Established nearly a century ago with a single office in Detroit, Secrest Wardle has grown considerably over the years through a commitment to providing the best legal expertise available. It is now one of the largest firms in the Great Lakes area.
Selected services
Defense litigation and counsel for insurance, municipal and commercial clients