News

16 May 2016

Miller Johnson Moves Into Arena Place

Miller Johnson moved recently from the Calder Plaza Building to Arena Place. The Grand Rapids office at 45 Ottawa Avenue SW opened on May 2 and has 170 attorneys and staff. When Miller Johnson announced the law firm was moving from the comfort of the city center and close proximity to the courts, the news […]


26 February 2016

Oostema Elected to membership at Miller Johnson

Andrew D. Oostema was recently elected to Membership at Miller Johnson. Mr. Oostema is an integral part of the firm’s healthcare reimbursement group. He represents medical providers in all stages of litigation concerning the denial or underpayment of claims for incurred medical charges. He also counsels medical providers regarding matters affecting the healthcare revenue cycle. […]


11 January 2016

Miller Johnson Announces Leadership Positions for 2016

Craig A. Mutch, Managing Member, announced the following leadership positions at Miller Johnson. The terms are effective immediately. Robert D. Wolford joins the firm’s five-member Management Committee. Kenneth G. Hofman will serve as the chair and Eric R. Starck will serve as vice chair of the firm’s Business section. Nathan D. Plantinga will serve as […]


11 January 2016

Miller Johnson Day of Service Helps Organizations in Need

Miller Johnson attorneys and staff will join together for the firm’s 7th Annual Day of Service on Monday, January 18, 2016 to support nonprofit organizations in Grand Rapids and Kalamazoo. In keeping with the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day legacy to “Make it a day on, not a day off,” Miller Johnson’s offices will […]


22 December 2015

Van Dyk Joins Miller Johnson’s Real Estate Group in Kalamazoo Office

Miller Johnson is pleased to welcome Matthew B. Van Dyk as a Member in the Kalamazoo office. Mr. Van Dyk has practiced real estate law since 2004. His clients range from individuals to institutions. Mr. Van Dyk has significant experience in development, condominiums, zoning and entitlement, acquisitions, leasing, affordable housing, and tax incentive projects. His […]


03 December 2015

Ens Joins Miller Johnson’s Real Estate Group

Miller Johnson is pleased to welcome James A. Ens as a Member in the Grand Rapids office. Mr. Ens has worked in commercial real estate for more than 30 years and is now part of Miller Johnson’s real estate practice group. His niche is in development including economic structuring and financing. He has been the […]


20 November 2015

Daniels Honored as an Up and Coming Lawyer by Michigan Lawyers Weekly

Dustin J. Daniels is recognized by Michigan Lawyers Weekly as an “Up and Coming Lawyer” for having excelled in his field and for being a standout among his peers. He will be honored at an awards luncheon at the Detroit Marriott on December 17. Mr. Daniels is one of thirty attorneys chosen for this annual […]


16 November 2015

Schertzing and Schipper Join Miller Johnson

Miller Johnson is pleased to welcome Grant E. Schertzing and Daniel R. Schipper as Associates in the Grand Rapids office. They had both been summer associates in 2013 and in 2014. Mr. Schertzing will be a part of the firm’s business corporate section and in the real estate practice group. He received his J.D. from […]



09 October 2015

Miller Johnson Transaction Announced as a Finalist for the 14th Annual M&A Advisor Awards

The M&A Advisor is pleased to announce finalists of the 14th Annual M&A Advisor Awards. Miller Johnson transaction “Turnaround and Sale of Heeren Brothers” was named a finalist in these categories: Restructuring Deal of the Year (from $10MM to $100MM) Corporate and Strategic Acquisition of the Year (from $10MM to $25MM) Consumer and Retail Products […]