Attorney Peter H. Webster Appointed Chair of the Board of Ethics by Michigan Governor

July 22, 2013
Dickinson Wright PLLC is pleased to announce that Attorney Peter H. Webster has been appointed Chairperson of the Board of Ethics by Governor Rick Snyder of Michigan.

The seven-member board serves as an advisory and investigatory committee, which determines the ethical conduct of classified and unclassified state employees and public officers in the executive branch of state government. Mr. Webster will serve as Chairperson of the board at the pleasure of the governor.

Mr. Webster is a Member in Dickinson Wright’s Troy office. He focuses his practice in the areas of real estate litigation, eminent domain, antitrust & trade regulation, commercial & business litigation, and schools & educational institutions. He serves as counsel to various real estate interests. He successfully counseled the startup of many charter schools, including the Public School Academies of Detroit, initiated by the Thompson Educational Foundation and the nationally innovative Clara B. Ford strict discipline academy and Vista Meadows public school academy in collaboration with the Vista Maria organization.

Mr. Webster is a Fellow of the State Bar of Michigan Foundation, the Oakland County Bar Foundation, and the American Bar Foundation. He is listed in the Best Lawyers in America and Michigan Super Lawyers publications. Mr. Webster serves on the Board of Directors of Automation Alley, is involved with the Oakland County Business Roundtable, and is Chairperson of the Oakland County Brownfield Development Authority. He is also a former Oakland County Commissioner.

Mr. Webster earned his B.S. from the United States Merchant Marine Academy and his J.D. from Wayne State University Law School.
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