University of MichiganB.A., 1977
University of DetroitJ.D., 1981
- cum laude
New York UniversityLL.M., 1982
- Best Lawyers in America, Trusts and Estates, 2015-2018
- Link Group, Inc.
- America by Rail, Inc.
- Gastrointestinal Specialists P.C.
- Zatkoff Seals & Packings
- MSA Delivery Service
- HCI Integrated Solutions
- ADN Administrators, Inc.
- HEMS, Inc.
Outside general counsel to small and medium size businesses; advising on corporate governance, terms & conditions, contracts, employment, compensation and risk management matters, and litigation strategies.
Counsel to healthcare providers & suppliers advising on structure & governance matters; joint ventures, ambulatory surgical centers, affiliations & contract matters; revenue enhancement & compensation structures; risk management; and fraud & abuse and HIPAA matters.
Counsel to government contactors advising on structure & governance matters; SBA 8(a) & (m), SDVOSB, and woman & minority owned business matters; joint venture & mentoring programs; and reporting & compliance matters.
Counsel to restaurants & bars advising on liquor license application and transfer; MLCC matters; and purchase and sale transactions.
Counsel to professional athletes, musicians and entertainers advising on business, contracts, tax and risk management matters.
Business start-ups, mergers, acquisition and dispositions.
Wealth transfer and protection planning for high net-worth individuals.
Business succession planning for closely-held and family-owned businesses.
Drafting purchase and sale agreements, shareholder agreements, operating agreements, joint venture agreements, employment agreements, compensation agreements, and confidentiality, non-disclosure and non-compete agreements.
- Presenter of seminars relating to physician contracts & compensation, estate planning, retirement planning, asset protection planning, wealth transfer and business succession planning, and government contracting.
- Presenter at the 2011 Michigan Construction Industry Professional Development Day on the topic of government contracting.
- Author of numerous healthcare articles & alerts.