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    The Senate confirmed Menashi 51 to 41, largely along party lines.
             
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    "Don't let your career happen to you. You should develop your career with intention."
             
  • If You Speak Like a Lawyer, Do You Think Like One?
    Law school may be better at teaching us to talk like lawyers than it is at the loftier, near-mythical aspiration of teaching us to think like lawyers.
             
  • Determining Who Should Serve As the Billing Partner
    Due to a law firm's team-oriented approach to business development and client service efforts, it is not always clear who should logically and most efficiently serve as the billing partner for a client or a particular client matter. A person should only be a billing partner if he or she is or will be performing the functions outline herein.
        
  • Man Sues Ex-Girlfriend for Breaking up With Him (And Gets Big Law Partner to File the Case)
    News flash: Money (or expensive handbags plus bracelets and trips to Europe) can't buy you love.
             
  • Edward Kickham Jr.

    Edward F. Kickham Jr. practices business and real estate litigation for corporate and individual clients, including a Tier One auto supplier, the owners of a shopping mall, and a major hotel operator.  Ed has litigated under the Michigan Judgment Lien Act, the Builder’s Trust Fund Act, and the Michigan Franchise Investment Law, and has prosecuted claims for business torts including embezzlement, breach of fiduciary duty, and professional negligence. He has represented insured parties in complex and contentious insurance coverage disputes.  
     
    Ed has secured several reversals in the Michigan Court of Appeals, and he successfully defended a lawsuit between partners which resulted in a published appellate opinion that is now one of the leading cases on partners’ duties to one another under the Michigan Uniform Partnership Act.
     
    Ed also has broad experience with consumer and municipal class actions, and has represented both plaintiff classes and corporate defendants.  His current cases include a number of class actions challenging water and sewer charges imposed by various Detroit-area municipalities. 
     
    Ed received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan and his law degree from Wayne State University, where he was an Associate Editor of the Wayne Law Review.
     
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    Direct Line: (248) 554-7023