Education

University of Michigan

2008

Wayne State University Law School

J.D., 2015
  • cum laude
  • Order of the Coif

Deborah L. Germany

Associate

Overview

Deborah Germany focuses on corporation and business law, including mergers and acquisitions, tax elections and procedures and joint ventures. She has counseled clients regarding all stages of business strategy; advising on matters such as corporate governance, organizational structuring and choice of entity. Mrs. Germany’s knowledge and experience includes drafting and reviewing land-contracts, purchase agreements, stock agreements, non-competition agreements, security agreements, credit agreements and promissory notes.

Representative Clients

  • Fifth Third Bank
  • Johnson Control, Inc.
  • JP Morgan Chase Bank, N.A.
  • MGM Grand
  • PNC Bank, N.A

Professional Involvement

  • State Bar of Michigan
  • Wolverine Bar association
  • Detroit Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Macomb County Bar Association
  • Detroit Young Professionals
  • Detroit Economic Club- Young Leaders Section

Community Involvement

  • Detroit Public Schools, Mock Trial Coordinator
  • Detroit Riverfront Conservancy, Volunteer
  • H.E.L.P. Legal Aid Clinic at The St. Peter and Paul Warming Center

Experience

  • National Team Chair, Student Trial Advocacy Program, Wayne State University, 2014- 2015
  • Summer Intern, The Honorable Stephen A. Murphy, United States District Court for the Eastern District, 2013
  • Executive Assistant, Governor’s Office of the State of Michigan, 2011-2012
  • Campaign Scheduler, Rick Snyder Gubernatorial Exploratory Committee, 2010-2011