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22 September 2021

Miller Johnson Welcomes Michael Nye to Detroit Office

Miller Johnson welcomes Michael R. Nye, an Intellectual Property attorney and former Principal with Harness Dickey, to the firm’s Detroit office to help lead the firm’s growing IP practice. His hiring marks the fourth IP move in recent months as the statewide firm aggressively builds a world-class IP team. With another addition in southeast Michigan, […]


10 September 2021

Joslin Monahan and Alison Khorey Join Miller Johnson

Joslin E. Monahan and Alison F. Khorey have joined Miller Johnson as attorneys in the firm’s Grand Rapids office. Joslin Monahan is an experienced litigator and business/corporate law attorney. Ms. Monahan has most recently been acknowledged as an authority in emerging cannabis law matters, developing expertise in entity formation, applicant requirements and background checks, licensing […]


31 August 2021

Miller Johnson Represents Continuum Ventures in Majority Investment in Walstrom Marine

The Transaction Continuum Ventures, LLC (Continuum), the family investment company of Doug and Maria DeVos, acquired a majority stake in Walstrom Marine, Inc. (Walstrom Marine).  Continuum invested in Walstrom Marine in partnership with Colony Marine Sales and Services, Inc., a large family-owned boat dealer and service company who acquired a minority ownership position in the […]


24 August 2021

47 Miller Johnson Attorneys Recognized as Best Lawyers®

Miller Johnson announced today that forty-seven (47) attorneys are recognized in the 2022 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®. Seven (7) Miller Johnson attorneys are lauded as the Lawyer of the Year in their respective practice area. Six (6) attorneys are recognized on the second annual Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch list. The Best […]


05 August 2021

Richard Cherry Joins Miller Johnson in Kalamazoo

Richard O. Cherry has joined Miller Johnson as a Member in the firm’s Litigation practice. Mr. Cherry brings 15+ years’ experience as an accomplished public sector attorney, including his most recent experience as Deputy Kalamazoo City Attorney / Brownfield Redevelopment Authority Attorney in the Kalamazoo City Attorney’s Office. “Rich is a tremendous addition to our […]


28 July 2021

Murphy, Malviya, Brower Receive Highest Ranking in Chambers High Net Worth Guide

Lauretta K. Murphy, Raj A. Malviya, and Robert D. Brower lead the way for Miller Johnson’s Private Client practice by receiving the highest ranking in the Chambers High Net Worth 2021 Guide. The three Probate and Estate Planning attorneys were all ranked in Band 1 for Private Wealth Law. As a whole, Miller Johnson’s private […]


28 July 2021

Kevin Battle Honored as “Up & Coming Lawyer” in Michigan

Kevin D. Battle has been selected as an “Up & Coming Lawyer” Class of 2021 in Michigan by Michigan Lawyers Weekly. Mr. Battle is an immigration lawyer in Miller Johnson’s Employment and Labor practice. His practice focuses on employment based and business related immigration matters. Mr. Battle is experienced in assisting employers with H-1B visas […]


26 July 2021

Matt Van Dyk Honored as Real Estate “Go To Lawyer”

Matthew B. Van Dyk has been selected as a 2021 “Go To Lawyer” for Real Estate and Condominium Law in Michigan by Michigan Lawyers Weekly. Mr. Van Dyk is the Chair of Miller Johnson’s Real Estate practices and serves as the firm’s Administrative Member in Kalamazoo. He has been practicing law since 2004. Mr. Van […]


18 June 2021

Miller Johnson Welcomes 2021 Summer Associates

Miller Johnson is proud to welcome ten law school students as the firm’s class of 2021 summer associates. As a summer associate, each individual can learn through working on various client matters, participating in interactive professional development and networking, and gaining exceptional legal training. “Our objective is to draw the interest of a diverse and […]


14 June 2021

Miller Johnson Represents Landscape Forms in Acquisition of Loll Designs

The Transaction At the end of 2020, Landscape Forms, Inc. (“Landscape Forms”) acquired the business of Duluth, MN-based Loll Designs, Inc. (“Loll Designs”). Loll Designs is an award-winning designer and manufacturer of spirited, robust and highly-sustainable outdoor furniture, and shares a distinctly design-forward philosophy with Landscape Forms. It is recognized worldwide for its contemporary designs […]