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21 February 2019

Miller Johnson Welcomes Rork to Kalamazoo Office

Christopher Rork joined Miller Johnson’s litigation section. He is part of the Healthcare Reimbursement group and will work with hospital, health system and medical provider clients in pursuing improperly denied claims. Mr. Rork has 20 years of litigation experience with No-Fault insurance, general negligence and personal injury defense.  He is licensed in Michigan and handles […]


18 February 2019

Miller Johnson Establishes Mental Health Law Practice

Miller Johnson has established a Mental Health Law practice devoted to the work we do with licensed professionals and mental and behavioral health providers. This practice is part of Miller Johnson’s overall Health Care Law emphasis and focuses on the obligations under Michigan’s Mental Health Code that go beyond the laws and regulations that apply […]


13 February 2019

Schwartz Joins Miller Johnson Corporate/M&A Group

Jordan Schwartz joined Miller Johnson as a Member in the Grand Rapids office. He advises clients in complex business transactions and general corporate and commercial matters. Mr. Schwartz has significant experience representing private equity funds, family offices, and other investors in connection with acquisitions, investments, financings, recapitalizations, and exit transactions.  He also counsels privately held […]


25 January 2019

Rajala Joins Miller Johnson Estate Planning Group

Miller Johnson is pleased to welcome Teresa Rajala to the estate planning group. She will practice from the Kalamazoo office. Ms. Rajala’s practice includes matters ranging from asset protection to charitable giving to continuity and succession. She has vast experience with drafting wills from the simple to the complex in addition to both revocable and […]


10 January 2019

Applications Now Available for Miller Johnson Michigan Diversity Law School Scholarship

Applications are available now until March 1, 2019, for the Miller Johnson Michigan Diversity Law School Scholarship. The scholarship is provided annually to a student of ethnic minority from Michigan accepted to or attending any accredited law school in the United States intending to earn a law degree. Scholarship recipients are selected by the Grand […]


09 January 2019

Miller Johnson Represents Charter Industries Extrusions in Transaction with Incline Equity Partners

The Transaction Miller Johnson represented Charter Industries Extrusions LLC (Charter) in an investment transaction with Incline Equity Partners (Incline), a Pittsburgh-based lower middle-market private equity firm.  Charter is a leading supplier of PVC and wood edgebanding, T-molding and veneer sheets to specialty carpenters and furniture installers. Peter Eardley, founder and CEO of Charter, said, “With […]


07 January 2019

Miller Johnson Announces Leadership Positions

Craig Lubben and Bob Wolford, Managing Members, announced the following leadership positions at Miller Johnson.  The terms are effective immediately. Eric Starck joins the firm’s five-member Management Committee. Raj Malviya will serve as the chair and Jim Ens will serve as vice chair of the firm’s Business section. Keith Eastland and Cathy Tracey will continue […]


20 December 2018

Miller Johnson Supports Children’s Healthcare with Holiday Contributions on Behalf of Firm Clients

Miller Johnson thanks its clients each year by making holiday contributions on their behalf to community charitable organizations. In 2018, Spectrum Health Foundation and Bronson Health Foundation are receiving donations to further their efforts in children’s healthcare initiatives. “In celebration of the holiday season, Miller Johnson made contributions in our clients’ honor to the Helen […]


11 December 2018

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

Dustin J. Jackson has been 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 13. The selection committee for Michigan Lawyers Weekly chose 30 attorneys […]


03 December 2018

Miller Johnson Represents Altus Capital Partners in Acquisition of ChoiceSpine

The Transaction Miller Johnson represented Altus Capital Partners, Inc. (Altus) in the acquisition of ChoiceSpine, LP. Headquartered in Knoxville, Tennessee, ChoiceSpine is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of specialized spinal implants, instrumentation and biologics for the surgical treatment of complex spine disorders.  Heidi Goldstein of Altus said, “We look forward to working with Founders […]