Clark Hill Attorney Jeffrey DeVree To Present New Michigan Business Tax Seminar For Grand Rapids Chamber

Sep 9, 2007

DETROIT , MI – Clark Hill Attorney Jeffrey DeVree will present a seminar on the new Michigan Business Tax for the Grand Rapids Chamber of Commerce on September 10. The “Michigan Business Tax Advocacy Issue Forum” will take place at the Grand Valley State University Eberhard Center on Monday, September 10 at 8:00 a.m.

The cost to attend the seminar is $25 for members of the Grand Rapids Chamber, and $35 for non-members. For more information, or to register, please email stroudj@grand rapids.org

DeVree is a member with the Corporate Practice Group in Clark Hill’s Grand Rapids office. He has 25 years of experience in tax and employee benefits practice, and works with clients firm-wide on federal, state, local and international tax matters.

DeVree received a bachelor of arts degree in economics summa cum laude from Hope College, and his law degree cum laude from the University of Michigan Law School. Mr. DeVree is an active member of bar association sections and committees involving tax and employee benefits, having recently served as a member of the Council of the Tax Section of the State Bar of Michigan and having previously served as chairman of the Business and Tax Section of the Grand Rapids Bar Association. He is a frequent speaker at seminars for business and professional groups. He is a member emeritus of the IRS Great Lakes Area Tax-Exempt and Government Entities Council. He is also a member of the Tax Policy Committee of the Michigan Chamber of Commerce, and a member of the Tax and Regulatory Affairs Committee of the Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce, and worked with both organizations to analyze and develop proposals for Michigan business tax reform. He currently serves as a member of the board of directors of Baxter Community Center, a nonprofit inner-city service organization, and the board of directors of The Grandville Education Foundation, having served as the chairman of both organizations.

Since 1890, Clark Hill PLC has been serving the business, government, non-profit and personal needs of clients. Clark Hill has offices in Detroit, Birmingham, Grand Rapids, and Lansing, Michigan, and Chicago, Illinois. Clark Hill is a full service law firm with more than 170 attorneys.  For more information, visit www.clarkhill.com .