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14 Maddin Hauser Attorneys Named Among the Best Lawyers in America® 2016

Maddin Hauser Appoints Danielle M. Spehar to its Executive Committee

Charles M. Lax Named 2016 Detroit Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law "Lawyer Of The Year" By Best Lawyers In America®

Michelle C. Harrell’s “Attorney Checklist for Interviewing Entrepreneurs” published in ICLE's Checklist Catalog

Maddin Hauser Welcomes Senior Attorney Gary A. Kravitz to the Firm

Thomas W. Werner Elected to Board of Directors for Michigan Youth Arts

Maddin Hauser Welcomes Erin A. Webley to the Firm

Oakland Circuit Court Dismisses City of Pontiac Lawsuit Against Ottawa Towers LLC

Charles M. Lax Interviewed in The Wall Street Journal Article, “Jeb Bush’s Pension Cut His Taxes”

Ronald A. Sollish Provides Insight in Detroit Free Press Article “Gay Marriage Ruling Will Impact Michigan Employers”

Maddin Hauser Welcomes New Business and Real Estate Litigator, Jonathan B. Frank

Three Maddin Hauser Attorneys Selected by Prestigious Legal Guide as Leading Lawyers for 2015

Charles Lax and Stuart Bordman to Present at MICPA 2015 Accounting for the Tax Practitioner Conference

Michelle C. Harrell to Present at The Institute of Continuing Legal Education’s 1st Annual Entrepreneurial Law Institute

Rules Change for Originating Consumer Mortgages: The New TILA/RESPA Integrated Disclosures (“TRID”)

Charles M. Lax & Stuart M. Bordman Host Breakfast Bites for Tax Practitioners Session

James M. Reid to Present Top Tips Regarding Social Media Policies and Electronic Devices at Michigan HR Day on April 16, 2015

Plan for Your Business Succession Rather than Leaving it up to Chance

Maddin Hauser Promotes Karen Libertiny Ludden to Shareholder

Maddin Hauser Names Rachel A. Hutton and Jesse L. Roth as Associates

Maddin Hauser Receives Five Tier 1 Rankings In 2015 Edition of U.S. News-Best Lawyers® Best Law Firms

14 Maddin Hauser Attorneys Among 2015 DBusiness Top Lawyers

Michael W. Maddin Elected as Life Fellow of the American Bar Foundation

Ottawa Towers Wins Challenge to Pontiac’s Attempt to Condemn and Demolish the Phoenix Center

Daniel Warsh Interviewed in Auto Rental News: Managing the Social Media Rant

Michelle C. Harrell and Brian A. Nettleingham Appointed to Board of Directors of Living Arts

Claims Professionals on the Firing Line!

Steven D. Sallen Interviewed for Risk & Insurance Article Hope for America's Malls?

Ten Maddin, Hauser, Roth & Heller Attorneys Named to Michigan Super Lawyers® List

James Reid Interviewed in: HR’s New Balancing Act - Crain’s Detroit Business

Harvey R. Heller Named 2015 Detroit Insurance Law "Lawyer of the Year" by Best Lawyers in America®

14 Maddin Hauser Attorneys Named Among the Best Lawyers in America®

Michael W. Maddin is Named Jewish Historical Society of Michigan President

James M. Reid, IV Receives OCBA Distinguished Service Award

Detroit Legal News Profile in Brief of Martin S. Frenkel

Ottawa Towers Challenges Pontiac Condemnation and Demolition of Phoenix Center

Oakland County Legal News Interviews Martin S. Frenkel in: Consumer Compliance Attorney Gets Chance to ‘play’...

Court Denies County’s Dismissal Request In Phoenix Center Litigation

Maddin Hauser Featured in Michigan Banker Magazine, “Maddin Hauser: The Banker’s Law Firm”

Maddin Hauser Named Among 2014 Go-To Law Firms at the Top 500 Companies

Ronald A. Sollish Interviewed in “Hands-On Attorney Helps Employers Contain Rising Work Costs” - Legal News Articles

Maddin Hauser Hires New Tax Attorney Alex Domenicucci

Michelle C. Harrell appointed to the Planning Commission for the City of Grosse Pointe Woods

Lease Language…The road to litigation is paved with creative clauses.

"Although the basic ingredients for commercial leases are the same, they can vary widely in length and number of issues covered."
Maddin Hauser appoints three new executive committee members

Harvey R. Heller named managing director at Maddin Hauser

Maddin Hauser appoints new shareholders: Ian S. Bolton, James M. Reid, IV, and Sheryl K. Silberstein

Oakland County Legal News: Interviews Mark E. Plaza

David E. Hart Spoke at National Business Institute (NBI)

Macomb County Legal News: Interviews Brandon K. Buck

Oakland County Legal News: Interviews Danielle M. Spehar

HR Connections: Strategies for Challenging Unemployment Benefit Claims by James M. Reid IV, Esq.

Detroit Legal News interviews Steven D. Sallen regarding Phoenix Center Condemnation

mlive.com: Quotes Steven D. Sallen in article regarding the Phoenix Center in Pontiac
Oakland County Legal News: Interview with Kathleen H. Klaus on defending a public entity in a freedom of speech claim.

Oakland County Legal News: Interview with James M. Reid in Article "Attorney counsels clients on key workplace issues"
The Wall Street Journal Clayton Holdings And Maddin Hauser Partner For CFPB Readiness Assessment Program

Strategic Partnership Will Help Prepare Servicers for Upcoming Examinations
Fox 2 News: Ronald Sollish interviewed by Murray Feldman on How to Throw a Holiday Office or Home Party
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DBusiness Magazine: Harvey R. Heller quoted in "May it Please the Client" Article

Detroit Jewish News: Mark Hauser earns Jewish Federation's highest award for community involvement

Oakland County Legal News: John Jacobs guides clients
Michigan Lawyers Weekly: "Reform and react"
Robert D. Kaplow Receives Award from the Oakland County Bar Association

Robert D. Kaplow receives an award from the Oakland County Bar Association for 40 years of service in the legal profession.
Brian Nettleingham discusses commercial litigation with The Legal News

Richard Roth discusses his fascination with newspapers with MOTION Magazine

Charles M. Lax Quoted in The Wall Street Journal

Charles M. Lax was quoted in an article about Bain Capital's early retirement plan. Article states that Bain employees can roll over retirement funds into individual retirement accounts or withdraw the money as early as 23 years of age.
Three Maddin Hauser Attorneys Selected for Five Star Wealth Manage Award

Five Maddin Hauser Attorneys Honored by Chambers USA 2012

Daniel Warsh hired as Associate Attorney

Starting out as a summer associate in May 2011, Daniel Warsh has been hired by Maddin Hauser as an Associate Attorney.
Mark Plaza discusses MERS in Michigan Lawyers Weekly
Michael Hauser on WXYT-AM
Legal News: Michelle Harrell finds her niche

Michigan Lawyers Weekly: Trying times lead to the assertion of creative legal arguments
Franchising Group featured in Legal News

Franchising Group featured in Legal News
Martin S. Frenkel and Brian A. Nettleingham quoted in Crain's Detroit Business

Richard J. Maddin and Jayson M. Macyda Featured in Michigan Lawyers Weekly

Crain's Detroit Business: Real Estate Salutes Tax Change by Steven D. Sallen

Steven D. Sallen Article in Legal News: From Law Clerk to CEO

Steven D. Sallen featured in the Legal News about his journey from law clerk to CEO.
Medical Economics article by Richard Roth: Protect more of your assets from the estate tax

Julie Chenot Mayer discusses late notice under claims-made policies in Michigan in Michigan Lawyers Weekly

Steven D. Sallen: State Amends Environmental Cleanup Law in Sustainable Facility
Stewart Weiner talks baseball with the Detroit Legal News

Steven D. Sallen in Commercial Leasing Law & Strategy: The Commercial Real Estate Broker's Lien Act

Ron Sollish quoted in The Fiscal Times
Legal News: Employee benefits expert Charles M. Lax receives coveted honor
Charles Lax in Oakland County Legal News

Charles Lax in Oakland County Legal News
Financial Times Interviews Ron Sollish about Freelance and Temp Worker Compliance

Are you in compliance with your freelance or temp workers? Financial Times turns to employment & workforce management attorney Ron Sollish for expert commentary.
Ron Sollish on WJBK-TV "Money Mondays"

Michelle Harrell discusses A&P with Crain's Detroit Business
Crain’s Detroit Business speaks to Ron Sollish about employee classification
Michelle Harrell addresses A&P lawsuit with Crain's Detroit Business
Steven D. Sallen quoted Crain's Detroit Business article "Investors buy loan for Chrysler HQ"

Michelle Harrell discusses receiverships with Michigan Lawyers Weekly
Steven D. Sallen: Non-Recourse Loans require Caution in Foreclosure Circumstances (page 3)

Michigan Bar Journal: "Caveat Receiver, Practical Tips for Appointing or Serving as a Receiver" Michelle Harrell

Medical Office Today speaks to Steven D. Sallen regarding dealing with tenants
Sallen provides a look at subleasing to Medical Office Today
Steven D. Sallen Article in CIRE Magazine

Steven Sallen's article on how property owners are being affected by the commercial real estate market appears in the July/August issue of Commercial Investment Real Estate Magazine.
Ron Sollish discusses jobless claims with MLive.com

Ron Sollish discusses jobless claims with MLive.com
Michigan Lawyers Weekly: Sallen Named Maddin Hauser President
Michelle C. Harrell named shareholder and managing shareholder of General and Complex Litigation Group.

Michelle C. Harrell named shareholder and managing shareholder of General and Complex Litigation Group.
Steven D. Sallen Named New CEO of Maddin Hauser

Michael Maddin passes the leadership reins at Maddin Hauser to Steve Sallen.
WWJ: Making a Difference
Marc Wise Discusses Insurance Benefits and COBRA on Sunday Edition
Michigan Lawyers Weekly addresses successor developers with Michelle Harrell
Michigan Lawyers Weekly: Steven Sallen article: New IRS rules for lenders
Michigan Lawyers Weekly “On the Stand”: Steven Wolock
Legal News: Attorney Amasses Lunch Box Collection
AP: Lender asks judge to restart foreclosure sales
Crain's Detroit Business: Towne Mortgage Sues to Resume Foreclosure Sales

Detroit Free Press discusses Maddin Hauser case
Detroit News: Lending and finance attorney files lawsuit
Oakland County Legal News: Maddin Hauser hosts “Business Survival Strategies for 2009”
Michigan Lawyers Weekly discusses attorney guidance through downsizing with Ron Sollish
Detroit Legal News: John E. Jacobs Receives Vic Miller Award
Detroit Legal News: Maddin Hauser establishes Distressed Real Estate Asset Group
Shareholder Ron Sollish weighs in on injury waivers with The Detroit News

Michelle Harrell discusses subdivision construction with Oakland Business Review

Marc Wise discusses Chrysler retiree life insurance with The Detroit News

Sollish featured on Fox2 news on January 24, 2008

On January 24, 2008, Ron A. Sollish was interviewed on Fox2 News. In light of the controversy surrounding the text messages allegedly exchanged between Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick and his Chief of Staff, Fox2 sought Ron’s insight on text messages and emails exchanged in the work place.
LACHES: Mediation Confidentiality article by Steven Wolock

Bordman speaks to State Bar of Michigan

Stuart M. Bordman recently presented “Offering Franchises:  Complying with the Requirements of the Federal Trade Commission Rule on Franchising and the Michigan Franchise Investment Law.”  Stuart presented this seminar for the State Bar of Michigan’s Anti-Trust, Franchising and Trade Regulation Section.
Nine Maddin Hauser Attorneys are Super Lawyers

Nine Maddin Hauser attorneys have been named “Super Lawyers.”

16th annual tax symposium a huge success

On Saturday, October 6, 2007, the Firm held its 16th Annual Tax Symposium.  This was one of the best attended symposiums ever.  After Michael Maddin’s overview of the economy and its tax implications, several members of the Firm provided insightful information to the group.  The Firm extends a huge thanks to all who attended.  Click on the link below to view pictures of the event.
Harrell joins firm

The Firm is proud to announce that Michelle C. Harrell has joined us in our litigation practice.  Ms. Harrell received her bachelor of science degree in accounting summa cum laude from the University of Detroit in 1990, and her juris doctorate cum laude from Wayne State University Law School in 1993.  While at Wayne State, Ms. Harrell participated in moot court competitions and received three American Jurisprudence awards.  Michelle is a barrister in the American Inns of Court, Oakland County Chapter, a mentor in the Oakland County Bar Association mentor program, and an Oakland County Circuit Court case evaluator (complex commercial neutral).  Ms. Harrell concentrates her practice in the areas of complex commercial, real estate and family law litigation.
The Legal News takes a look at 25 years of Maddin Hauser

Oakland Business Review - Charles M. Lax helped IRS develop retirement plan regulations

Mortgage Banker's Association: Seven Common Mistakes in Selecting and Managing Outside Counsel in The Mortgage Banking Industry

Saperstein wins Wisconsin arbitration

David Saperstein prevailed, in total, in an arbitration held in Rice Lake, Wisconsin. The case involved a claim of misrepresentation against our client, an insurance agent. The issue revolved around the suitability of the purchase of universal life insurance. At the conclusion of the arbitration, the arbitrator found for the defense on all claims.
Reid among paddleball elite

James M. Reid IV recently placed 4th in the National Paddleball Tournament, Division C. This means that James ranks approximately 20th in the sport in the world
Jacobs speaks to Michigan mortgage lenders association

John Jacobs recently spoke to the Michigan Mortgage Lenders Association at a seminar dedicated to providing the latest information and guidance regarding “non-traditional lending.” John discussed the issue from a regulatory standpoint. He explained the requirements in order to comply with this guidance. He also discussed disclosure and audit considerations for lenders and brokers Most importantly, John spoke about state and regulatory definitions of “non-traditional lending.”
Real e-state newsletter celebrates anniversary

Real E-State, an electronic newsletter for real estate professionals, published by the Maddin Hauser Real Property Law Department, has celebrated its third anniversary with the publication of its 12th quarterly issue. Each January, April, July and October, Real E-State brings into focus news, timely information and recent legal developments of interest to real estate professionals by means of a desktop e-mail. Past editions of Real E-State can be viewed by clicking on the link below:
Kaplow announces partnership with southeast Michigan program of leave a legacy

Robert Kaplow has become a community partner of the Southeast Michigan Program of LEAVE A LEGACY. By doing so, Rob has further maintained his commitment to the community by supporting and promoting the need for employees and citizens to leave a charitable bequest in their will or estate plan. Founded in 1997, the Southeast Michigan Chapter of LEAVE A LEGACY is a campaign conducted by the National Committee on Planned Giving to inspire people to make charitable bequests, a type of planned gift to be distributed sometime in the future to a charity meaningful to the donor. LEAVE A LEGACY is a national broad based community campaign that involves numerous types of non-profit groups and is conducted by professionals who assist donors with charitable estate planning.
Hauser published in Journal of Real Estate Taxation

Michael Hauser has published an article entitled “Dealer Status and a Condominium Conversion” in the 2nd quarter 2007 issue of the Journal of Real Estate Taxation. Michael has published several articles on related topics and has gained wide respect amongst his peers for his extensive expertise in the area of taxation.
Lax completed term on IRS Advisory Committee

Chuck Lax has completed his 3-year term as a member of the IRS Advisory Committee, the “Advisory Committee on Tax Exempt Entities and Government Entities (“ACT”).” This is an IRS committee that was formed to provide an organized public forum for discussion of relevant issues to enable the IRS to receive regular input with respect to the development and implementation of tax administration issues. Additionally, Chuck was the project leader of a 46-page report presented to the IRS entitled “Improving Compliance for Adopters of Pre-Approved Plans.” As part of this committee work, Chuck interacted with the highest executives of the Internal Revenue Service. Congratulations, Chuck.
Frenkel publishes two articles

Martin Frenkel recently published an article in the National Mortgage Broker E-Newsletter regarding the selection and management of outside counsel.  Mr. Frenkel also recently published an article for the Michigan Contractors and Builders.  This article also addressed the selection of attorneys and what to look for in the contractor’s or builder’s relationship with the attorney.  Congratulations, Marty.
Hauser published in AICPA Tax Insider

Michael Hauser has written an article entitled “Dealer Status and the Condominium Conversion” for the AICPA Tax Insider.  Mr. Hauser has written several articles throughout the course of the year for various tax publications and has gained the respect of his peers in the area.  Congratulations, Michael.
Firm supports insurance agents of America; Mitchell writes inaugural article

The Firm has become one of the original sponsors of a new insurance industry group, Insurance Agents of America.  The group focuses on new and hot topic issues facing insurance agents, brokers and companies throughout the country.  Richard Mitchell has written for the inaugural publication.  Mr. Mitchell is a member of the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriters Society and is the past president of the Greater Detroit Chapter of that organization.
Oakland County Legal News - Richard Roth appointed to three-year term on Board of Directors of Barbara Ann Karmanos Can

Crain's Detroit Business - Steven M. Wolock discusses Kinkade Eavesdropping Suit

Oakland Business Review - "The SBT: A real political football" by Charles M. Lax

Michigan Lawyer's Weekly - Practice Profile: Harvey R. Heller