Aimee J. Jachym is a Member in Miller Johnson’s Business and Corporate practice representing businesses in commercial transactions, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance and compliance matters.
Using her background in business and international affairs to meet the needs of local and global clients, Ms. Jachym counsels businesses of all sizes, including public institutions and start-ups, in diverse matters ranging from contract negotiations to regulatory matters and complex agreements. She serves as outside general counsel to several corporate clients and advises owners of privately-held entities on ownership issues, corporate governance, and succession planning.
Investment Advisory Practice
Ms. Jachym represents financial industry professionals and registered investment advisory (RIA) firms throughout the United States and provides counsel on mergers and acquisitions, succession planning, and other business matters. She also advises RIAs on SEC and state registration, compliance matters, and client and partner transitions.
Ms. Jachym works on many cross-border and international trade matters. She represents Korean and other international clients doing business in the United States and also advises domestic clients looking to expand their business into new markets. Ms. Jachym is proficient in verbal and written communication in Korean.
Ms. Jachym also represents physicians and physician practice groups in all areas of their practices, including physician contract review, healthcare fraud and abuse compliance, and general legal issues. Well-versed in the ins-and-outs of the Health Portability and Accountability Act (“HIPAA”), Ms. Jachym helps clients understand HIPAA compliance and related health care matters.
Professional Affiliations, Activities, and Honors
Ms. Jachym is admitted to practice in Michigan and Illinois. She is a member of the State Bar of Michigan Pro Bono Honor Roll.
Her community and organizations service includes:
- Southwest Michigan First, Board of Directors, 2022-present
- Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra, Board of Directors, 2021-present
- Community Homeworks, Board of Directors, 2020-present
- Korean Kids & Orphanage Outreach Mission (KKOOM), Co-Founder, Past President, and Board of Directors, 2007-present
- Read and Write Kalamazoo, Fund Development Committee, 2018-2020
- Korean Connection, Board of Directors, 2013-2016
- Leadership Kalamazoo, Class of 2018
She was the Western Michigan University, Haworth College of Business Young Alumni Award Recipient in 2015.
Ms. Jachym earned her J.D., cum laude, from Wayne State University Law School, was a member of Law Review, received the Dean’s Scholarship and was a Lombard Fellow. She earned a B.B.A. and a B.A., magna cum laude, from Western Michigan University and was a U.S. State Department Fulbright Grant recipient to South Korea. She was a University-Endorsed Nominee for a Rhodes Scholarship and also a Medallion Scholarship recipient.