DETROIT, Mich. (PRWEB) October 31, 2013
Dickinson Wright PLLC is pleased to announce that Attorney Aaron Burrell has been selected as Co-Chair of the State Bar of Michigan’s Equal Access Initiative. The Equal Access Initiative develops policies and programs for underserved populations as well as groups with special needs or who face barriers to access.
Mr. Burrell is an Associate in the firm’s Detroit office. He focuses his practice in the areas of appellate, commercial & business litigation, creditor rights & bankruptcy, labor & employment, middle market business breakups & owner disputes, and minority business enterprises. As a member of the Labor & Employment practice group, he has advised clients regarding compliance with, and disputes involving, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the National Labor Relations Board, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act, and the Michigan Worker’s Disability Act.
Mr. Burrell is a member of the State Bar of Michigan’s Representative Assembly for the 3rd Judicial Circuit and is an Oakland County Bar Foundation Fellow. He is also an officer of the D. Augustus Straker Bar Association Board of Directors, and a member of the Detroit Metropolitan Bar Association, the Wolverine Bar Association, and the American Bar Association. Mr. Burrell received his B.A., with distinction, from the University of Michigan-Dearborn and his J.D., magna cum laude, from the Thomas M. Cooley Law School.
About Dickinson Wright PLLC
Dickinson Wright PLLC is a full-service law firm with more than 40 practice areas. Founded in 1878, Dickinson Wright PLLC has over 350 lawyers in offices located in Detroit, Troy, Grand Rapids, Ann Arbor, Lansing, and Saginaw, Mich.; Columbus, Ohio, Las Vegas, Nev.; Nashville, Tenn.; Phoenix, Ariz. (operating as Dickinson Wright/Mariscal Weeks); and Washington, D.C. Dickinson Wright LLP has over 35 lawyers in Toronto, Canada.