News

07 December 2017

Caulley and Contreras Join Miller Johnson

Miller Johnson is pleased to welcome Angela M. Caulley and Alejandra (Alex) Contreras as Associates in the Grand Rapids office. Ms. Caulley joins the probate and estate planning group.  She will be working on drafting documents for estate plans, assisting with probate process as well as elder law matters such as Medicaid planning. She is […]


21 November 2017

Malviya Elected as ACTEC Fellow

Raj. A. Malviya is one of 36 new Fellows of The American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC).  Mr. Malviya is the only attorney from Michigan and the others hail from across the United States, Canada and England.  They were elected by the Board of Regents at the Fall Meeting in Nashville. To qualify […]


13 November 2017

Bruinsmas Honored by Wedgwood Christian Services

Jim and Ellen Bruinsma were honored on November 9 at Wedgwood’s 57th Anniversary Celebration Dinner.  They are the recipients of the Doug & Lois Nagel Leadership Award for the tremendous difference they have made in the lives of countless youth and families that find hope and healing at Wedgwood Christian Services. Wedgwood is a non-profit, […]



25 October 2017

Wolford and Lubben Elected Managing Members at Miller Johnson

Robert D. Wolford and Craig H. Lubben have been elected Managing Members of Miller Johnson, effective Jan. 1, 2018. Mr. Wolford and Mr. Lubben will oversee management of the firm and lead strategic initiatives to maintain and build value for existing and new clients of the West Michigan-based legal services provider. The firm’s membership unanimously […]


17 October 2017

Miller Johnson Represents Concurrence Capital in Mission Design & Automation LLC Investment

The Transaction Concurrence Capital Holdings LLC (Concurrence) closed on its first deal with an investment in Mission Design & Automation LLC (Mission).  Mission specializes in the design and manufacturing of highly complex automation solutions for the automotive, office furniture, medical and consumer goods industries, serving customers in North America.  Mission has averaged annualized growth of […]


16 October 2017

Daniels Honored as Dealmaker of the Year – Advisor

Dustin Daniels is named as Dealmaker of the Year in the advisor category by MiBiz publication. This honor is given to an individual advisor who played a high-impact role in strategic M&A transactions completed in the past year.  Nominees are judged based on the number and types of transactions they led as well as their […]


05 October 2017

Miller Johnson Receives Highest Ranking in Annual Chambers High Net Worth Guide

The annual Chambers High Net Worth (HNW) Guide was just released and Miller Johnson’s estate planning group received the highest ranking (Band 1 of 5). Key individual attorneys were also recognized: Robert Brower at Band 1; Christopher Edgar and Lauretta Murphy both at Band 2; and Raj Malviya as the only Michigan attorney recognized for […]


25 August 2017

Best Lawyers Recognizes Forty-Six Attorneys and Names Eight as Lawyers of the Year

Lawyers from Miller Johnson were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2018. Forty-six members are being honored with James Ens (real estate) and Robert O’Brien (litigation – real estate) being new to the list. In addition, Best Lawyers named Jeffrey Ammon, William Fallon, David Gass, Peter Kok, Michael […]


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 […]