Labor, Employment, & Immigration I JUNE 26, 2018

Attorney Michael Lied Receives Illinois State Bar Association's 2017-2018 Newsletters Service Award

Royal Oak, Michigan, June 26, 2018: Howard & Howard Attorneys PLLC is pleased to announce that attorney Michael R. Lied is one of eight recipients of the Illinois State Bar Association’s 2017-2018 Newsletter Service Award and one of only two being honored for his 30 years of service as the editor of the Labor & Employment Law newsletter. He will be presented with a plaque in recognition of his service and dedication at the ISBA Awards reception on Wednesday, July 18, 2018.

Located in our Peoria, Illinois office, Michael focuses his practice in the areas of labor and employment law and related litigation and immigration law, representing employers. He has written nearly 300 articles for various publications, as well as several chapters in publications of the Illinois Institute of Continuing Legal Education. Michael is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association and was formerly chairman of its Labor and Employment Law Section Council and is its current newsletter editor. He was also formerly the chairman of the Illinois State Bar Association Federal Civil Practice Section Council.

About Howard & Howard

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; cannabis; commodity futures; construction; energy and utilities; financial services; gaming; healthcare; and hospitality. For more information, please visit the firm’s website at

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