DETROIT, Mich. (PRWEB) April 02, 2013
Dickinson Wright PLLC is pleased to announce that Attorney Kathleen Lang has been selected to receive the 2013 “Excellence in Defense Award” from the Michigan Defense Trial Counsel. She is the first female recipient of the organization’s highest honor. Ms. Lang will receive her award at the Michigan Defense Trial Counsel’s Awards Banquet on June 22, 2013 at the Crystal Mountain Resort and Spa.
Ms. Lang is a Member in Dickinson Wright’s Detroit office and is the Director of Strategic Development for the firm. With over 25 years of experience, she has successfully represented clients in business litigation, class actions, intellectual property litigation, as well as environmental and personal injury defense. Ms. Lang has tried and arbitrated cases in federal and state forums throughout the United States and abroad, and counsels clients in litigation avoidance and pre-litigation strategy.
Ms. Lang is a frequent lecturer and author of civil litigation topics and litigation skill, and is involved in leadership roles in many state and national bar organizations, and trial lawyer honorary societies. She received a B.A., with honors, from Michigan State University and a J.D., with honors, from the University of Detroit Law School.
The “Excellence in Defense Award” is designed to honor those in the civil defense bar who throughout their careers have demonstrated professionalism, intelligence, creativity, judgment, personality, sensitivity, civility, advocacy skills, community involvement, and efforts to educate new attorneys.
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.; and Washington, D.C. Dickinson Wright LLP has over 30 lawyers in Toronto, Canada.