GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (PRWEB) April 25, 2014
Dickinson Wright PLLC is pleased to announce that Attorney Jessica L. Wood has joined the firm’s municipal law practice in the Grand Rapids office.
Ms. Wood focuses her practice on general municipal law and municipal finance. She is well versed in the representation of cities, villages, townships and counties, as well as tax increment authorities such as DDAs, TIFAs, LDFAs, PSDs, and Brownfield Authorities. She has experience with FOIA issues, Open Meetings Act issues, charter amendments and revisions, special assessment districts, and the full range of issues that confront municipalities on a daily basis. Additionally, she is experienced representing municipalities in the Michigan Tax Tribunal.
Ms. Wood is a member of the State Bar of Michigan, the Federal Bar Association, the American Bar Association, the National Association of Bond Lawyers, the Michigan Association of Municipal Attorneys, the Michigan Municipal League, the Michigan Townships Association, and the Grand Rapids Bar Association. She received her B.A. from the University of Michigan and her J.D. from the University of Oregon.
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.