Birmingham, MI (Vocus) November 3, 2010
Demorest Law Firm, PLLC, which has offices located in Birmingham and Dearborn, MI, is pleased to announce that its founder and Managing Member, Mark S. Demorest, has been elected to serve on the Primerus Business Law Institute (PBLI) Executive Committee as Chair for 2011. Mr. Demorest served as the PBLI Vice Chair for 2010.
The PBLI Executive Committee members are nominated and elected by their peers as a result of their involvement with and dedication to the PBLI. As Chair, Mr. Demorest will be responsible for the planning of annual, educational PBLI conferences, will attend regular Primerus Executive Committee meetings, and will provide guidance on the direction of the PBLI. Additionally, Mr. Demorest will facilitate collaboration amongst the members within the PBLI and other Primerus Institutes.
The Primerus Business Law Institute (PBLI), which is a subsidiary of the International Society of Primerus Law Firms (Primerus), brings together top-quality business law firms that share common values and a commitment to providing the best service to clients for reasonable fees. With a wide variety of expertise and law firms in multiple jurisdictions, Primerus members have access to the resources that typically only large law firms can provide to their clients. Everything the institute does is focused on putting those resources to work for clients, while also offering the value businesses today demand.
Mark S. Demorest is the founder and managing member of Demorest Law Firm, PLLC, where he practices in the areas of employment, business, and real estate law. Mr. Demorest has been in practice for over 27 years and is AV rated in the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory, which is the highest possible rating and indicates that he has been rated by his peers as having the highest level of legal ability and ethical standards.
Mr. Demorest graduated magna cum laude from Harvard College with a B.A. in 1979. He then attended the University of Michigan Law School where he was elected to the Order of the Coif, which is an honor society for law school graduates in the top 10 percent of their class. Mr. Demorest graduated magna cum laude with his Juris Doctor degree in 1983.
About Demorest Law Firm, PLLC:
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 and has particular expertise in the areas of business law, real estate matters, litigation, employment law, construction law, condemnation, inverse condemnation and sports law. Additionally, Demorest Law Firm, PLLC has expertise in tax, estate planning and probate matters.
Demorest Law Firm, PLLC is also a member of the International Society of Primerus Law Firms (Primerus). Primerus is the leading alliance of small and medium-sized, top-rated, independent firms. Primerus has 160 law firms located in Canada, China, Cyprus, England, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Mexico, Netherlands, Puerto Rico, Switzerland, and 44 states in the United States. Primerus firms provide clients with responsive, partner-level service at reasonable fees. Law firms in the U.S. and Canada must be AV-rated using the Martindale-Hubbell peer review service. For firms outside of North America, consideration is given to respected resources, such as, Chambers Global Guide, Legal 500 EMEA, and IFLR 1000. Additionally, once approved for membership, every Primerus firm is audited, annually to ensure that the legal services they continue to provide to clients are of a consistent, high quality, year after year. Each member is committed to the following standards: Integrity, Excellent Work Product, Reasonable Fees, Continuing Legal Education, Civility and Community Service.
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