Counsel to buyers and sellers in mergers or acquisitions in tech, manufacturing, retail, real estate, automotive/mobility, and natural resources industries; counsel to domestic operations of foreign businesses, including Canada-U.S. cross-border entities; experienced in corporate governance and shareholder dispute issues.
President, Canada-US Business Association; State Bar of Michigan, Former Chair, Business Law Section; Member, International Law and Business Law Sections, American Bar Association.
Author, "Summary of Automotive Provisions of USMCA," Dickinson Wright Client Alert, October 2019; Co-Author, “Michigan Corporate Law Summary,” Practical Law Company, Inc. (July 2012, update 2015, 2019); Co-Author, “Inside the FTC-DOJ Annual Report,” Competition, M&A and Public Policy Law360, published August 21, 2012; “Drafting Buy-Sell Provisions in Shareholder Agreements: Can We ‘Insure’ Compliance,” Volume 19, Business Law Today, American Bar Association, No. 5 (May/June 2010); “Disney Directors Survive Attack on Magic Kingdom,” Business Law Today; “Looking Under the Rocks: Due Diligence After Sarbanes-Oxley,” Business Law Today.
JD, Duke University School of Law; BA, The College of Wooster, Ohio.