Family Law Attorneys in Detroit, Grand Rapids, MI
Varnum’s Family Law Team is dedicated to uncovering all assets that have accumulated during a marriage for purposes of ensuring that our clients receive an equitable distribution of the estate. We are members of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, an organization committed to training individuals to detect and investigate fraud.
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What exactly is the “Law of the Case” doctrine
(Just Now) What exactly is the “Law of the Case” doctrine? It’s a phrase that we lawyers use all of the time, often without a second thought: the “law of the case.”. But Magistrate Judge Joseph G. Scoville had occasion to explain the correct usage of this doctrine in Stryker Corporation v. TIG Insurance Company, Case No. 1:05-cv-51 (U.S
Tax Planning, Compliance and Litigation
(4 days ago) Leaders in Tax Law. Our firm has been influential in shaping, and in some cases challenging, the course of tax law at the state and federal level. Journalists seek out Varnum’s tax attorneys for comment on major tax issues of the day. Specialization
Insurance Law Michigan Insurance Attorneys
(5 days ago) Varnum sues insurance companies when they fail to pay claims. We will assist you in securing the appropriate benefits under the terms of your insurance policy. When you make an insurance claim, your insurance company already has attorneys, accountants and adjusters in place. You need a team of experienced professionals with your best interests
Health Care Law Michigan Attorneys
(7 days ago) The firm's tax practice provides clients with a multitude of specialty skills in tax law. Varnum frequently advises on the impact of a proposed activity on a provider's tax-exempt status and the related intermediate sanction rules. Varnum has assisted its hospital and senior life care facility clients in structuring and implementing tax-exempt
Employee Benefits Law Michigan Employee Benefits
(Just Now) We help clients design, draft, implement and administer employee benefit and executive compensation plans, comply with complicated laws, and provide representation in audits and other proceedings. Employers strive to offer attractive employee benefits in addition to competitive salaries and wages. We help you comply with complicated laws that
Employee Benefits and American Indian Law
(7 days ago) ERISA is a complex, broad-reaching federal law that governs most retirement and welfare benefit plans of private-sector employers. However, ERISA does not apply to governmental plans. The application of this governmental exception to the employee benefit plans of Indian tribal government employers requires careful analysis, and can have a significant …
Estate Planning Attorneys in Michigan
(1 days ago) Varnum’s elder law attorneys work with individuals and families to discuss and establish plans regarding health and long-term care planning, the legal capacity of the elder, decision-making, estate planning, and public benefits (which include Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security).
Government and Municipal
(Just Now) Public Finance. The complexity and diversity of bond projects demands expertise beyond legal knowledge. Our attorneys have broad experience in a variety of financing projects and a long track record of successful representation. Since 1980, Varnum has been listed in the Bond Buyer’s Municipal Marketplace (the “Red Book”), and our public
(4 days ago) Varnum’s telecommunications attorneys have a broad range of experience in representing business, municipal and institutional clients on telecommunications law. Our team is experienced in cable/video, broadband, regulatory and local rights-of-way issues, including substantial experience with Michigan’s METRO Act governing the use of public
Higher Education Michigan Higher Education Attorneys
(2 days ago) Education law In addition, we have represented educational institutions in numerous litigation matters before state courts, federal courts and administrative agencies on such subjects as contractual disputes, tort claims defense, employment discrimination and civil rights matters.
Kevin S. Macaddino
(1 days ago) Practice Areas Business and Corporate Real Estate Education Wayne State University Law School Detroit, Michigan J.D., 1980 Michigan State University East Lansing, Michigan B.S., 1976 Bar Admissions Michigan Court Admissions All Michigan state courts Real Estate Attorney Kevin focuses his practice on real estate land acquisition, development, finance and leasing, as well …
Ally Law Affiliation
(3 days ago) Varnum LLP is the only Michigan firm invited to join Ally Law. The process of becoming a member is highly selective; candidates undergo a detailed selection procedure, including interviews and an on-site visit. Specific areas firms are rated on include: Quality evaluations are ongoing to ensure that client satisfaction remains high.
Kristen M. Veresh
(Just Now) Practice Areas Business and Corporate Industries Banking and Finance Education Northwestern University School of LawChicago, IllinoisJ.D., 2012 University of MichiganAnn Arbor, MichiganB.S., Industrial and OperationsEngineering, 2006 Bar Admissions Michigan Court Admissions All Michigan state courts Finance Attorney Kristen is a member of the banking and …
Business and Corporate
(8 days ago) The international business law practice at Varnum is uniquely suited to serve the varied interests of the firm’s clients. Drawing on the multidisciplinary experience of attorneys specializing in corporate, tax and intellectual property law, many of the firm’s attorneys understand the intricacies of international business transactions and apply that knowledge to help clients resolve complex
Litigation and ADR Litigation and Trial Services
(4 days ago) No other law firm comes close to matching Varnum’s experience in this area. Varnum filed the original case, won at trial and sustained that win through an exhaustive appellate process. The original case is the precedent for every claim that has followed.
Fred L. Schubkegel
(1 days ago) Practice Areas American Indian Law Business and Corporate Estate Planning Environmental and Natural Resources Family and Closely Held Business Real Estate Industries Telecommunications Education University of Chicago Law SchoolChicago, IllinoisJ.D., with honors, 1985 Augustana CollegeRock Island, IllinoisB.A., magna cum laude, 1982 Bar Admissions Illinois Michigan …
Steve Adamczyk Joins Varnum's Naples Office
(4 days ago) Adamczyk graduated cum laude from the University of Florida Levin College of Law, where he was a member of the Florida Journal of International Law. He holds an MBA from the University of Florida Warrington College of Business. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Florida, graduating magna cum laude.
Jacob R. Whately
(9 days ago) University of Toledo College of Law Toledo, Ohio J.D., magna cum laude, 2016. University of Toledo Toledo, Ohio B.A., magna cum laude, 2013. Bar Admissions. Michigan. Ohio. Court Admissions. All Michigan state courts. Corporate and Tax Attorney. Jake is a member of Varnum’s Business and Corporate Services Team. He represents clients on
Varnum Practice Teams, Attorneys Named to The Best Lawyers
(3 days ago) Rebecca Wrock: Nonprofit/Charities Law, Trusts and Estates “Lawyer of the Year” is a recognition awarded to individual lawyers with the highest overall peer feedback for a specific practice area and geographic region. Only one lawyer is recognized as the “Lawyer of the Year” for each specialty and location.
William A. Dornbos
(1 days ago) Practice Areas American Indian Law Industries Banking and Finance Government and Municipal Education Wayne State University Law SchoolDetroit, MichiganJ.D., cum laude, 1969 University of MichiganAnn Arbor, MichiganB.A., 1966 Bar Admissions Michigan Court Admissions All Michigan state courts United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit United States District …
Katie M. Hoekstra
(Just Now) Education University of MississippiOxford, MississippiB.A., English, summa cum laude, 2003 Director of Recruiting and Professional Development Katie is a recruiting and human resources professional with nearly 15 years of experience at top law firms, including Am Law 100 firms. She is responsible for attorney recruiting and retention efforts across Varnum’s eight offices, and …
Non-Profit Organizations Non-Profit Law
(6 days ago) We also advise clients on the impact of joint ventures on tax-exempt status and the penalties associated with excess benefit transactions. Representative services include: Application for Recognition of Tax Exemption, including IRS Forms 1023, 872-C, 2848 and 8718. “Varnum has a highly skilled and responsive corporate law team.
Jalal N. Moughania
(1 days ago) Practice Areas Business and Corporate Family and Closely Held Business Intellectual Property Mergers and Acquisitions Nonprofits Industries Venture Capital and Emerging Companies Education University of Toledo of College Law Toledo, Ohio J.D., 2014 Wayne State University Detroit, Michigan B.A., cum laude, 2011 Bar Admissions Michigan Court Admissions All …
Timothy E. Eagle
(9 days ago) Tim focuses his practice in media law, advertising law, intellectual property, e-commerce, litigation (including commercial/business) and international law. Tim’s litigation practice also includes defense of law enforcement personnel, civil rights litigation, constitutional litigation, death in custody and use of force litigation, and condition of confinement litigation in trial and
(8 days ago) We advise clients in all legal matters typically encountered by a dealership, including contracts, franchise questions, employment matters, sales, mergers and acquisitions, and business disputes. “They are exceptional lawyers and give us the expertise and legal advice in a way that helps us run our business. We have worked with Varnum for
Laura Radle Named to Michigan Lawyers Weekly "Women in the
(7 days ago) September 7, 2021. Varnum partner Laura Radle has been named to the 2021 Class of “Women in the Law” by Michigan Lawyers Weekly. The award recognizes women who have a commitment to excellence in the practice of law, are inspiring and accomplished leaders, serve as mentors to others, and contribute significant time and effort to volunteerism
Antitrust Michigan Antitrust Attorneys
(5 days ago) Our antitrust law specialists also represent clients in administrative proceedings and civil and criminal litigation. We have up-to-the-minute knowledge you can depend on. “Varnum has very broad areas of expertise to fill all our business and liability requirements. Excellent representation and results experienced.”.
Ethan J. Beswick
(9 days ago) Ethan Beswick is an associate attorney with a business and corporate service practice and additional experience in tax, real estate and aircraft matters. He provides general business and transactional work and has experience in mergers and acquisitions, business transactions, financing, contracts, and day-to-day business issues.
Allard V Allard: A Precautionary Message About Prenups
(9 days ago) It also rejected her request under MCL 522.23(1) and MCL 522.401 to invade her husband’s separate estate; and the trial court found the application of the common law equitable distribution factors (Sparks v Sparks, 440 Mich 141, 159-62 (1992)) would have undermined the parties’ rights to freedom of contract.
Construction Law and Litigation Michigan Construction
(8 days ago) By drawing upon our strengths in specialty areas, we are able to focus the appropriate experience on the spectrum of legal issues encountered by clients in the construction industry. “Varnum has deep expertise and provides excellent service in construction litigation matters. I highly recommend this firm.”. General Counsel, Michigan university.
Aviation Michigan Aviation Attorneys
(4 days ago) Varnum’s tax team unites the tax compliance, planning and litigation skills of one of Michigan’s oldest law firms with one of the Midwest’s premier tax boutique practices. We are respected throughout the region for our ability to assist clients in all matters relating to federal and state tax audits, litigation and planning.
Skye C. Wickland
(9 days ago) Skye works with attorneys across all practice groups on real estate law issues while specializing in commercial transaction work. She prepares a wide variety of real estate related documents including purchase agreements, conveyancing documents, closing statements, promissory notes and mortgages, easement agreements and leases. Skye is involved
Jalal Moughania Joins Varnum Corporate Team
(5 days ago) Prior to entering private practice, Moughania worked as a law and policy analyst in Washington, D.C. Moughania received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Toledo College of Law. He is a cum laude graduate of Wayne State University where he received a …
Randall W. Kraker
(Just Now) Randy is a counsel with the Environmental, Energy and Natural Resources Practice Team focusing on government, finance and real estate development. He concentrates his practice on land use and zoning issues as well as all aspects of municipal law and finance. Randy has worked on hundreds of development projects as either counsel to the
Real Estate Attorney Gerardo Ortega Joins Varnum's Naples
(4 days ago) Real Estate Attorney Gerardo Ortega Joins Varnum’s Naples Office. October 8, 2021. Varnum is pleased to announce that Gerardo Ortega has joined the Real Estate practice team. He is based in the firm’s Naples, Florida office. Ortega counsels clients on real estate matters, including the acquisition, disposition, development, finance and