Duly Noted

Best Lawyers recognizes 44 Miller Johnson attorneys, names seven as Lawyers of the Year

Lawyers from Miller Johnson were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2019.

Forty-four lawyers are honored with Erik Daly being new to the list, recognized for mergers and acquisitions.

In addition, Best Lawyers named Jeff Ammon, Jeff Fraser, Raj Malviya, Cathy Metzler, Andy Portinga, Mark Rizik, and Bob Wolford as “Lawyers of the Year” for their respective practice areas. 
Receiving this designation reflects the high level of respect a lawyer has earned among other leading lawyers in the same communities and the same practice areas for their abilities, their professionalism, and their integrity.

Miller Johnson attorneys are recognized for practice areas that directly correlate with the work the firm does for clients.  The areas include Corporate Law as well as specialized areas of Tax Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law, Real Estate Law, Employee Benefits Law and Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Employment Law – Management and related areas of Labor Law – Management, Litigation – Labor and Employment and Immigration; Litigation, including Commercial Litigation, Mediation, Appellate Practice, and Professional Mal-
practice Law – Defendants; Private Client matters such as Trusts and Estates (including litigation), Family Law (and  Mediation) and Elder Law; and industry segements such as Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law, Health Care Law, Construction Law, and Non-Profit/Charities Law.


Michael J. Willis selected for 2019 Best Lawyers in America Award

Willis Law is proud to announce that attorney Michael J. Willis, J.D., C.P.A., was selected by his peers for the 25th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America. This is his seventh consecutive year listed in Best Lawyers. He is also listed in Super lawyers, Leaders in the Law, and has the highest possible rating from his peers, Martindale Hubbell-AV.

Willis is a co-founder and managing partner of Willis Law Attorneys & Counselors. He is also a registered Certified Public Accountant. He is licensed to practice law in Florida and Michigan, and practices in Estate Planning, Business Succession Planning, Estate, Trust, and Probate Administration, Asset Protection Planning, Estate Tax Minimization and Corporate Law.

He  received his J.D. from University of Michigan Law School. He graduated magna cum laude with a B.A. from the University of Notre Dame.

Willis Law is headquartered in downtown Kalamazoo with offices in Grand Rapids and Paw Paw. Visit www.willis.law for more.