News

28 November 2018

Miller Johnson Welcomes Three New Associates

Miller Johnson is pleased to welcome three new Associates: Sandra Andre, Blake Padget and Michael Penny. Andre and Penny join the firm’s employment and labor section while Penny is in the business/corporate section Ms. Andre will counsel a diverse group of employers and human resource practitioners on a full spectrum of employment-related legal issues.  These […]



12 September 2018

Miller Johnson’s 2018 Diversity + Inclusion Report Released

Miller Johnson has published its 2018 Diversity + Inclusion Report, spotlighting the firm’s efforts over the past year regarding its approach and initiatives to diversity in the workplace, legal services and community. The report covers key topics, including: The importance of our Diversity Mission in understanding our diverse client base and providing exceptional legal services […]


04 September 2018

Miller Johnson Represents SpendMend in Acquisition of Contract Management Strategies

The Transaction Miller Johnson represented SpendMend LLC (SpendMend), a portfolio company of Chicago-based Sheridan Partners, in acquiring the business of Contract Management Strategies, Inc. (CMS). SpendMend, headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan, provides audit recovery, cost containment, and spend visibility services to leading healthcare providers. CMS, located in Irvine, California, provides audit recovery and professional services. […]


21 August 2018

Best Lawyers Recognizes Forty-Four Attorneys and Names Seven as Lawyers of the Year

Lawyers from Miller Johnson were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2019. Forty-four lawyers are being honored with Erik Daly being new to the list.  He is recognized for mergers and acquisitions. In addition, Best Lawyers named Jeff Ammon, Jeff Fraser, Raj Malviya, Cathy Metzler, Andy Portinga, Mark […]



23 July 2018

Daniels Honored as Emerging Leader by The M & A Advisor

Dustin Daniels was selected as a winner of The M&A Advisor 9th Annual Emerging Leaders Awards for M&A Legal Advisor.  He has been chosen for his accomplishments and expertise from a pool of nominees by an independent judging panel of distinguished business leaders. On September 12, The M&A Advisor will host a black tie Awards […]


17 July 2018

Miller Johnson Represents Kalamazoo Emergency Associates in Strategic Partnership with American Physician Partners

The Transaction Miller Johnson represented Kalamazoo Emergency Associates, P.C. in an investment transaction with American Physician Partners, LLC. American Physician Partners acquired a majority interest in Kalamazoo Emergency Associates as a result of the transaction and Kalamazoo Emergency Associates’ current ownership will remain in their current roles. “After discussions with many potential emergency medicine groups, […]


27 June 2018

Miller Johnson Represents Fleet Engineers in Sale to Tramec Sloan

The Transaction Miller Johnson represented Fleet Engineers, Inc. in a sale transaction with Tramec Sloan L.L.C. Fleet Engineers is a Muskegon, Michigan based manufacturer and distributor of commercial vehicle and industrial products for the heavy-duty truck and trailer markets. Fleet Engineers will function as an autonomous division of Tramec Sloan. Fleet Engineers President Wes Eklund […]


08 June 2018

Miller Johnson Represents Integrated Packaging Machinery in Sale to Douglas Machine’s Holding Company

The Transaction Integrated Packaging Machinery, LLC (IPM) was acquired by the employee-owned holding company that owns Douglas Machine, Inc. (Douglas). IPM offers a diverse set of high-quality packaging-related equipment and services. In just 20 years, they have experienced staggering growth as they moved into robotics, established internal business units and developed a customer-driven approach known […]