News

12 August 2022

Miller Johnson Represents AppleTree & Gilden Woods in its Sale to Learning Care Group

The Transaction Announced in July, 2022, Learning Care Group, Inc. acquired AppleTree & Gilden Woods, gaining 24 preschools serving Michigan families in the Grand Rapids, Holland, Ludington, Lansing, Kalamazoo and Detroit markets with one preschool for families in Apex, North Carolina.  Learning Care Group is the second-largest for-profit early education and childcare provider in North […]


22 July 2022

Miller Johnson Attorney Michael Penny Honored as M&A Advisor Emerging Leader

Miller Johnson Mergers & Acquisitions attorney Michael D. Penny has been named recipient of the13th Annual Emerging Leaders Awards by The M&A Advisor. Mr. Penny was chosen from a pool of prominent nationwide nominees for his notable accomplishments in business and in service to the community. Evaluation and selection of the nominees was completed by […]



02 June 2022

Miller Johnson Represents T.A. Gentry Supply, Inc. in its Sale to Munch’s Supply

The Transaction In April 2022, T.A. Gentry Supply was acquired by Munch’s Supply. Since 1969, T.A. Gentry has provided quality products at competitive pricing with exceptional service. Munch’s Supply has acquired their three branches servicing Holland, Kalamazoo and Lansing, expanding its geographic footprint to 70 locations serving 17 states and one Canadian province. Patrick Gentry, […]


25 May 2022

Miller Johnson’s DE&I Action Plan for 2022

On May 25, 2022, the second anniversary of George Floyd’s death, Miller Johnson commits to the following internal and external actions to promote diversity, equity, and inclusion in our workplace and in our communities. Internal Actions Climate Assessment:  Miller Johnson is in the process of engaging a consultant who will review the current DE&I climate […]


26 April 2022

Erik Daly Honored As Business Law “Go To Lawyer”

Erik R. Daly has been selected as a 2022 “Go To Lawyer” for Business Law in Michigan by Michigan Lawyers Weekly. Mr. Daly is a member of Miller Johnson and has been practicing corporate law since 2007.  He focuses his practice on mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, corporate financing, restructurings, and securities law matters. He […]


22 April 2022

Alexandra Page, Young Fei Join Miller Johnson

Alexandra S. Page and Young Fei have joined Miller Johnson as associate attorneys. Page joins Miller Johnson representing clients in the cannabis industry and commercial and criminal litigation matters. Fei joins Miller Johnson representing clients to develop their intellectual property and patent portfolios. “Both Alex and Young are outstanding attorneys emerging as go to lawyers […]


18 April 2022

Miller Johnson Represents SpendMend in its Majority Recapitalization with Morgan Stanley Capital Partners

The Transaction SpendMend, in partnership with management and Sheridan Capital Partners (Sheridan), closed a majority recapitalization with Morgan Stanley Capital Partners.  Headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan, SpendMend is the leading provider to tech-enabled solutions to optimize the cost cycle for the healthcare industry. SpendMend serves more than a third of top 100 health systems and […]


15 April 2022

Action for Patrick

Miller Johnson’s statement on the shooting of Patrick Lyoya Miller Johnson mourns the tragic death of Patrick Lyoya, who was killed in a confrontation with a Grand Rapids Police Department officer following a traffic stop. Patrick was just 26 years old; he was a father to two young children. He and his family joined the […]


31 March 2022

Michael Nye Honored as Intellectual Property “Go To Lawyer”

Michael R. Nye has been selected as a 2022 “Go To Lawyer” for Intellectual Property Law in Michigan by Michigan Lawyers Weekly. Mr. Nye is the Co-Chair of Miller Johnson’s Intellectual Property practice and focuses on patents in computer and electrical related technologies. He devises strategies for protecting and developing IP assets to achieve each […]