Royal Oak, Michigan, August 9, 2018: Howard & Howard Attorneys PLLC is pleased to announce that attorney Michelle Wezner was selected to Michigan Lawyers Weekly “Women in the Law” Class of 2018. Now in its eighth year, the “Women in the Law” awards program honors 30 high-achieving, women lawyers in Michigan and their accomplishments. These women have a commitment to excellence in the practice of law, are inspiring and accomplished leaders in the profession, serve as mentors to other women, and contribute significant time and effort to volunteerism and/or pro bono. The Class of 2018 will be honored at a special luncheon on September 20 at the Detroit Marriott in Troy.
Ms. Wezner focuses her practice in commercial litigation, corporate and creditors' rights. She has a broad range of experience in negotiating and litigating business disputes for Fortune 100 companies, including contract disputes, commercial collections, vendor disputes, sales representative commission actions, intellectual property disputes, and mortgage fraud actions. Outside of her law practice, Ms. Wezner has been a mentor to female law school students in a program sponsored by the Women Lawyers Association of Michigan and has served in volunteer positions on the board of directors for a non-profit formed for the prevention of domestic violence and for Rochester, Michigan-based Leader Dogs for the Blind. She practices out of the firm’s Royal Oak office.
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 www.howardandhoward.com.