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02 October 2020

Michigan Supreme Court Strikes Down Governor Whitmer’s COVID Orders

At 4:36 p.m., this afternoon, Friday, October, 2, 2020,the Michigan Supreme Court issued its opinion in the case of In Re Certified Questions from the United States District Court, Western District of Michigan (Midwest Institute of Health, PLLC v Governor Whitmer). The Court held that the Governor did not possess authority under the Emergency Management […]



23 September 2020

Miller Johnson Represents Fogg Filler Company in Sale Transaction

The Transaction Miller Johnson represented Fogg Filler Company (Fogg Filler) of Holland, Michigan in its recent sale to ProMach, Inc. (ProMach), a platform company of Los Angeles-based private equity firm Leonard Green & Partners LP (LG&P). ProMach is a Kentucky-based portfolio of packaging machinery solutions, engineering and integration service providers for food, beverage and pharmaceutical […]


10 September 2020

Murphy Argues Plaintiff’s Side in Front of Michigan Supreme Court

Amy Murphy, a litigator with an emphasis in complex civil, white collar, and appellate litigation, argued the plaintiff’s side in Midwest Inst of Health, et al v Governor of MI, et al in front of the Michigan Supreme Court on September 9.  A recording of the arguments can be viewed on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HyBanqtCLvo Oral arguments […]


25 August 2020

Miller Johnson Opens Detroit Office

Strategic acquisition strengthens firm’s statewide footprint and education sector expertise Miller Johnson is proud to announce our firm is expanding with the opening of a new Detroit office through the acquisition of Lusk Albertson, a Detroit-based firm focused on serving the education sector in Michigan since 2010. The office becomes our third Michigan location, joining […]


21 August 2020

Miller Johnson Attorneys Recognized as Best Lawyers 2021

Miller Johnson announced today that forty-seven (47) attorneys are recognized in the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®. Ten (10) Miller Johnson attorneys are lauded as the Lawyer of the Year in their respective practice area. Additionally, four (4) attorneys are on the inaugural Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch list. The Best Lawyers […]


20 August 2020

Miller Johnson Adds Four New Litigation Attorneys

Laci Reséndiz, Sara Weskalnies, James Buster and Rich Perez joined Miller Johnson as Associates in the firm’s litigation section. Laci Reséndiz works on a wide variety of matters representing clients in all stages of disputes. Prior to joining Miller Johnson, Ms. Reséndiz was a Law Clerk with the United States District Court – Western District […]


13 July 2020

Miller Johnson Received Highest Ranking for Private Wealth Law in Chambers High Net Work Guide

The Chambers High Net Worth (HNW) Guide ranked Miller Johnson’s estate planning group with the highest ranking (Band 1 of 5) for the 5th consecutive year.  In addition, Robert Brower, Lauretta Murphy, Raj Malviya, and Christopher Edgar were ranked again as leading practitioners. Laurie Murphy chairs Miller Johnson’s estate planning practice group and commented, “These […]


09 June 2020

Miller Johnson Represents Kamps Pallets in Strategic Acquisitions

The Transactions Miller Johnson represented Kamps Pallets (Kamps) in its recent strategic acquisition of D&H Bark, Inc.’s mulch business and the Atlanta pallet businesses of Green Trip Recycling, Inc. (GTR). In April 2020, Kamps expanded its existing mulch and bark business with the purchase of the business of D&H Bark, Inc., located two hours north […]


08 June 2020

Miller Johnson Condemns Police Brutality and Racial Injustice

Recent events have forced us to examine how we at Miller Johnson can meaningfully engage in the collective conversation happening on streets and public squares around the world and more directly in the communities we call home. We believe in the following. Miller Johnson condemns police brutality, racial injustice and the senseless murder of George […]