Royal Oak, Michigan, September
15, 2016: Howard & Howard Attorneys PLLC is pleased to announce that Michael F. Braun, James L. Komie, Michael
D. Lee, and Laurie A. Perez have
joined the firm. They will practice out
of the firm’s Chicago Office.
Michael F. Braun
concentrates his practice in labor & employment, civil litigation,
and financial services. He is a seasoned litigator both in court and in
arbitrations providing litigation and counseling in the areas of employment,
restrictive covenants and trade secrets, and business disputes.
James L. Komie
concentrates his practice in civil litigation and counseling matters, with an
emphasis on employment and trade secret/non-compete issues. He has significant
experience representing financial services firms and their employees; advising
companies in employee defection and general employment matters; representing
clients before FINRA arbitration panels; general federal and state court litigation; employment and separation agreements;
and probate and trust litigation.
Michael D. Lee
concentrates his practice in civil litigation, financial services
and labor & employment. He has handled litigation issues as diverse as
secured transactions, commercial matters, personal injury suits, bankruptcy
claims, probate, and mortgage foreclosures.
Laurie A. Perez
focuses her practice on labor & employment, financial services, and
general commercial litigation matters. She has extensive experience
representing financial institutions in connection with litigation matters,
including contract disputes, employment-related issues, trade secret
protection, and enforcement of restrictive covenants.
Founded in 1869, Howard & Howard is
a full-service law firm with a national and international practice that provides legal services
to businesses and business owners. The firm has
offices in Michigan (Ann Arbor and Royal Oak); Illinois (Chicago and Peoria);
Las Vegas, Nevada; and Los Angeles, California. Howard & Howard’s
major areas of practice include: bankruptcy and creditors’ rights; business and
corporate; commercial litigation; employee benefits; environmental; estate planning;
franchising; intellectual property; labor, employment and immigration; mergers
and acquisitions; real estate; securities; and tax. Our distinguished backgrounds provide us with
a solid understanding of the industries we serve,
including, automotive and industrial; commodity futures; construction; energy
and utilities; financial services; gaming; healthcare; and hospitality.
For more information, please visit the firm’s website at www.howardandhoward.com.
- Stacey M. Parzuchowski
Marketing & Communications Manager
Howard & Howard Attorneys PLLC
450 West Fourth Street, Royal Oak, MI 48067