Duly Noted

“Best Law Firms” recognizes Miller Johnson with 31 tier one rankings

U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers has released the 2017 “Best Law Firms” rankings today. Miller Johnson received tier one rankings for 24 practice areas in Grand Rapids Area and 7 in Kalamazoo.

Miller Johnson earned tier one rankings for many client sectors we serve including: Closely Held Companies and Family Business Law; Construc-tion Law (also Litigation - Construction); Education Law; Health Care Law; Real Estate Law and Litigation — Real Estate).

In the services for individual clients, the firm received tier one rankings for Family Law (including Mediation) and Trusts and Estates.

Miller Johnson continued to be recognized with tier one rankings in business/corporate areas: Banking and Finance Law; Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Corporate Law; Tax Law.

Miller Johnson has received tier one rankings for counsel in these areas in every edition: Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law; Employment Law - Management; Labor Law - Management.

Miller Johnson’s litigation section is recognized in: Commercial Litigation; Litigation - Labor and Employment; Litigation - Antitrust; Mediation; Professional Mal-
practice - Defendants.

The complete list of Best Law Firm rankings and the 46 Miller Johnson attorneys recognized as Best Lawyers and seven named as Lawyer of the Year can be found on the following web sites:
http://bestlawfirms.usnews.com  www.bestlawyers.com


Miller Canfield’s Gustavo presents expert controls ITAR?and EAR?training

Miller Canfield attorney Joseph Gustavus will present Export Controls: ITAR and EAR Training to business leaders who are exporting, or interested in exporting, goods in the global marketplace. 
The training program, presented by the Van Andel Global Trace Center, will take place 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Nov. 10, at Grand Valley State University, 201 Front St. SW, Grand Rapids, and will  help attendees gain knowledge  in the areas of International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and Export Administration Regulations (EAR). It will offer a comprehensive overview and intermediate concepts for both, regulatory frameworks, best practices and exemptions.

“We are partnering with Van Andel Global Trade Center to present this information because it is a well-known and respected organization that helps business in Michigan grow...,” Gustavus said. 
Gustavus is a principal in the  Export Controls practice group, and counsels and assists clients with domestic and international acquisitions and commercial transactions.

To register, visit www.gvsu.edu/vagtc/event-view.htm?eventId=E66C0471-D2E4-9956-8536C3B7B2805233www.gvsu.edu/vagtc/event-view.htm