17th Apr 2018

Jeremy R. Cnudde will be speaking at George Johnson & Company’s annual Nonprofit Organizations Update Seminar on creating value for non-profits through mergers and acquisitions. Cnudde will discuss when and why a non-profit should consider an M&A transaction, the potential … more

5th Apr 2018

Ralph A. Castelli, Jr. is one of 30 lawyers selected to the “Leaders in the Law” Class of 2018 by Michigan Lawyers Weekly. The honorees were nominated for their outstanding contributions to the practice of law in Michigan.

16th Mar 2018

Brian R. Jenney was quoted in the New York Times Article, “Heirs Inherit Uncertainty With New Estate Tax,” on February 23, 2018. The article discusses recent changes to the estate tax law that raises the lifetime exemption from $5.49 million … more

15th Mar 2018

Robert Zawideh’s article, Drafting and Litigating In Terrorem Clauses: A Map Through the Minefield, was featured in the February 2018 volume of Laches, the official publication of the Oakland County Bar Association. The article guides estate planners and litigators through … more

Stuart Sinai’s 2002 Securities Law Journal article, “Challenge to the Validity of Rule 10b5-1,” was recently cited as an authority in the latest 2018 Northwestern University Law Review by a University of Chicago professor concerning aspects of Insider Trading.

20th Feb 2018

Brian R. Jenney will be speaking out to Michigan lawyers on the important issues of qualified plans at ICLE’s 2018 Medicaid and Health Care Planning Update in his talk, Avoiding Qualified Plan Quagmires. Attendees will learn planning options and traps … more

6th Feb 2018

Many of you may have noticed on the national news last month that the woman believed to be the inspiration for the iconic Rosie the Riveter poster died at age 96. One of our shareholders, Christopher Martella, is proud of … more

30th Jan 2018

Last month, the Kemp Klein Foundation held an employee fundraiser to purchase fleece material for 14 no-sew blankets donated to Common Ground. Kemp Klein attorneys and staff and their family members gathered for a lunch party to create the 14 … more

7th Dec 2017

Mark Filipp was recently selected by his peers as a Leading Lawyer for 2018 in the category of Employment Law: Management. Mr. Filipp has over 20 years of litigation experience defending employers in employment cases of all types. Mr. Filipp … more

15th Nov 2017

Ralph Castelli, was recently featured in Oakland Legal News. The article highlights his many career accomplishments and illustrates his personal passion for helping family-owned businesses navigate the succession planning process.