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23 August 2017

Miller Johnson earns Recertification as Global Meritas Member

Miller Johnson has earned recertification as a member of Meritas, a global alliance of business law firms in more than 75 countries worldwide.  Recertification is a diligent review process that includes peer review and adherence to client standards, client service and professional conduct and is required every three years. The mid-sized firms affiliated with Meritas […]


10 August 2017

Miller Johnson Represents Rolfson Oil, LLC to Close Senior Secured Credit Facility

The Financing In July 2017, Rolfson Oil, LLC, as borrower, and certain of its related affiliated entities, closed a senior secured credit facility with KeyBank National Association. The proceeds were used to repay existing indebtedness and to fund the continued working capital needs of the company. Since 1985, Rolfson Oil has specialized in the delivery […]


08 August 2017

Miller Johnson Represents Speyside Equity in Acquisition of McGregor & Thompson Hardware Ltd.

The Transaction In May 2017, Speyside Equity Fund I LP (Speyside Equity) acquired McGregor & Thompson Hardware Ltd. (M&T Hardware) headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia. M&T Hardware is a leading manufacturer and value-added distributor of doors, frames, finishing hardware, construction products and access control devices in Western Canada and the U.S. Pacific Northwest. M&T Hardware’s […]


01 August 2017

Miller Johnson Represents Ashland Foundry to Close Senior Secured Credit Facility

The Financing In July 2017, Ashland Foundry & Machine Works, LLC and West Coast Foundry, LLC, as borrowers, and certain of their related affiliated entities, closed a senior secured credit facility with the PrivateBank and Trust Company. The proceeds were used to repay existing indebtedness and to fund the continued working capital needs of the […]



14 July 2017

Daly Elected to Emerging Leaders Advisory Council of Special Olympics Michigan

Erik R. Daly was elected to his first two-year term on the Emerging Leaders Advisory Council of Special Olympics Michigan (SOMI). Mr. Daly joins a group of more than a dozen professionals from across Michigan representing diverse fields and backgrounds. They utilize their skills to passionately support SOMI’s Board of Directors in achieving the organizational […]


05 June 2017

Miller Johnson Represents Speyside Equity in Acquisition of Shanahan’s

The Transaction In March 2017, Speyside Equity Fund I LP (Speyside Equity) acquired Shanahan’s Limited Partnership (Shanahan’s) headquartered in the greater Vancouver, British Columbia area. Shanahan’s is the largest distributor, manufacturer, and installer of hardware, hollow-metal doors and construction specialty products in Canada. Shanahan’s has served the building products market since the 1960’s and has […]


01 June 2017

Chambers Ranks Miller Johnson Practice Areas and Attorneys Among Michigan’s Best

Chambers USA 2017 – America’s Leading Lawyers for Business – again ranked Miller Johnson among Michigan’s best in these four practice areas: corporate/M&A, employee benefits & executive compensation, labor & employment, and general commercial litigation. In addition, four attorneys were ranked as “notable practitioners,” two were designated as “rising stars,” and two more were mentioned as key contacts. […]


23 May 2017

Miller Johnson Represents Speyside Equity in Acquisition of Ashland Foundry

The Transaction In May 2017, Speyside Equity Fund I LP (Speyside Equity) acquired all of the assets and business of Ashland Foundry and Machine Works, Inc. (Ashland Foundry). Ashland Foundry is located in Ashland, Pennsylvania and manufactures complex, highly engineered steel, chrome iron and high alloy castings ranging in size from 50 pounds to 7,500 […]


05 May 2017

Miller Johnson Represents Marshall Excelsior Company in Sale to Harbour Group

The Transaction In March 2017, Marshall Excelsior Company (MEC) was acquired by Harbour Group Ltd. (Harbour Group) based in Saint Louis, Missouri. MEC is a leading designer, manufacturer and supplier of mission-critical, highly engineered flow control products used in the transportation, storage and consumption of liquefied petroleum gas and liquefied anhydrous ammonia. Over the past […]