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Erin M. Haney joins Bodman PLC office

Erin M. Haney has joined Bodman PLC as an associate in the Grand Rapids office and a  member of Bodman’s Business Practice Group. She practiced previously with a large West Michigan-based business law firm.

Haney is also a certified public accountant and a former senior auditor for the Michigan Department of Treasury. She has handled Michigan tax compliance and controversy matters from both the government and taxpayer perspectives. She has successfully assisted clients in navigating IRS notices and exams. She is recognized in Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch as an up and coming practitioner in tax law.

She is a magna cum laude graduate of WMU-Cooley Law School.

Warner attorneys earn best kudos

Six attorneys in the Grand Rapids office of Warner Norcross + Judd LLP were named to the Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch list: Paul H. Beach: commercial litigation; Ashley G. Chrysler: commercial litigation; DeAndre' Harris: labor and employment law – management; M. Johnny Pinjuv: mergers and acquisitions law; real estate law; Charlie Quigg: antitrust law; and Allyson R. Terpsma: labor and employment law – management.

The following were named Lawyers of the Year by The Best Lawyers in America 2022: Jeffrey O. Birkhold – Grand Rapids Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/   Insolvency and Reorganization Lawyer of the Year; Catherine S. Collins – Grand Rapids Patent Lawyer of the Year; Dennis J. Donohue – Grand Rapids Water Lawyer of the Year; Timothy L. Horner – Grand Rapids Securities/Capital Markets Lawyer of the Year; Jonathan P. Kok – Grand Rapids Labor Law – Management Lawyer of the Year; Matthew T. Nelson – Grand Rapids Appellate Lawyer of the Year; Jeffrey A. Ott – Grand Rapids Corporate Lawyer of the Year

 A total of 105 Warner attorneys were recognized in The Best Lawyers in America 2022.