Kwiatkowski, Amy

Education

Michigan State University

B.A., 2006
  • High Honors

Wayne State University

J.D., 2009
  • cum laude
  • Order of the Coif
  • The Wayne State Law Review 2007-2009
  • Best Appellate Brief Merit Award 2006

Bar Admission

Michigan

Amy Kwiatkowski

Member

Prominent Assignments

Amy Kwiatkowski is a member in the firm's Corporate practice group in Detroit. Ms. Kwiatkowski’s practice focuses on representing both small and large companies with respect to mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, corporate governance and general contracting matters. Ms. Kwiatkowski’s representative experience includes:

  • Counsel to buyers and sellers in equity and asset acquisitions of varying size and complexity.
  • Counsel to companies in connection with mergers, reorganizations, divestitures, joint ventures and strategic alliances.
  • Counsel to clients regarding general business and corporate planning issues for all entity types, including entity choice, business formation, corporate governance, entity conversion and dissolution.
  • Experienced at negotiating, drafting and reviewing a wide variety of contracts, including confidentiality and non-disclosure agreements, non-competition agreements and service agreements.
  • Counsel to lenders and borrowers in connection with financings.

Representative Clients

  • CARite, Inc.
  • Diversified Restaurant Holdings
  • GMA Garnet Group
  • HMA Capital Partners
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank
  • Nextek Power Systems

Professional Involvement

  • State Bar of Michigan, Member Business Law Section 
  • Women Lawyers' Association of Michigan

Publications/Presentations

  • FTC Announces New, Elevated Hart-Scott-Rodino PreMerger Notification Reporting Thresholds,” Dickinson Wright Client Alert (Jan 2015)
  • "Section 488 Revisited: Opportunities for Flexible Governance for Michigan Corporations," Michigan Business Law Journal, Vol. 31, Issue 3 (Fall 2011)
  • Ledbetter v. Goodyear: The Ball is in Congress' Court, 54 WAYNE LAW REV. 2 (2008)