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Demorest Law Firm, PLLC is pleased to announce that two attorneys have been selected by “Super Lawyers” in 2015 for the state of Michigan. Managing Member, Mark Demorest was recognized as a Super Lawyer in the Business & Transactions category for the ninth consecutive year, while associate Melissa Demorest was named a Rising Star for the sixth time.
Mark Demorest graduated from the University of Michigan Law School, magna cum laude, in 1983. In law school, Mark was elected to the Order of the Coif; the top 10% of his law school class. Mark’s professional experience includes over 30 years of practice. He founded the Demorest Law Firm, PLLC in September of 1998. Mark is on the Board of Directors for the Harvard Club of Eastern Michigan. Mark is also an interviewer for Harvard College Admissions Office.
Melissa Demorest focuses her practice on business formation, mergers and acquisitions, and other business transactions. She serves as outside general counsel for many small businesses, providing guidance in employment, real estate, contract, and other business matters. Melissa also has particular experience with woman-owned businesses, leads the firm’s appellate practice, and serves as Chairperson of the Board of Directors for the Dearborn Area Chamber of Commerce.
About Super Lawyers
Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. Published by Thomson Reuters Legal, Super Lawyers magazine features the list and profiles of selected attorneys and is distributed to attorneys in the state or region and the ABA-approved law school libraries. Super Lawyers is also published as a special section in leading city and regional magazines across the country.
About Demorest Law Firm
Serving as outside general counsel to small and medium-sized businesses, and helping larger companies and other law firms with specific projects, Demorest Law Firm, PLLC, provides a full range of legal services for businesses. The firm also represents individuals in certain matters. Demorest Law Firm has particular expertise in the areas of business law, real estate and construction matters, litigation, employment law, hospitality law, condemnation and inverse condemnation.
Demorest Law Firm, PLLC is a member of the International Society of Primerus Law Firms.