Clark Hill Attorney Kevin A. Fanning to Chair BOMA Detroit’s Mega Education Program

Feb 20, 2012

BIRMINGHAM, MI – Clark Hill attorney Kevin A. Fanning will Chair the Building Owners and Managers Association Metro Detroit’s First Annual Mega Education Program on April 19, 2012 at the Westin in Southfield, Michigan. Fanning, current Chairman of the BOMA Detroit Education Committee, and the BOMA education committee coordinated this event for real estate professionals in greater Detroit to enable them to obtain a full day of current real estate and property management education, including the ability to earn Michigan continuing education credits. Topics will include Sustainability in Design, 2012 Building Codes Updates, Tenant Remedies, Defaults, and Bankruptcy issues, Monitoring and Maintaining Green Buildings, Tax Deductions and Incentives, PACE Financing, and ADA Building Regulations. In addition to hosting the program, Fanning will speak on Tenant Defaults and Legal Remedies in the commercial, industrial, office and retail leasing areas. For registration and more information, please visit www.bomadet.org.

Kevin A. Fanning is a partner with the national law firm of Clark Hill PLC, with offices across the state of Michigan, Chicago, Phoenix and Washington D.C.

Fanning’s practice focuses on all aspects of complex commercial, industrial, office, and retail property matters, including litigation, commercial property workouts, foreclosures and strategic use of receiverships. Fanning also provides highly specialized counsel in disputes over the condition of warehouses and other industrial properties upon lease expiration or termination, especially in matters involving substantial alleged damages.

Fanning is listed in the Michigan Super Lawyers publication. He has authored numerous articles for legal and trade publications. He is an active member of BOMA Detroit, where he currently serves as the Chairperson of the Education Committee. Fanning has twice spoken at the Annual BOMA International Conference (New York, 2010 and Washington, D.C. 2011). He has received honors from BOMA, ICSC and IREM for various prior speaking engagements.

Most recently, Fanning has served as counsel in foreclosure and receivership actions for various loan servicers involving a large Midwest shopping mall, numerous retail shopping centers across Michigan, and apartment complexes with thousands of units in various localities. He also recently fought for and won the appointment of a receiver over a large shopping center that brought him to and from the Michigan Court of Appeals on two separate occasions where he was successful both times.

Fanning also serves as counsel to various retail shopping plazas and other commercial property owners in all aspects of leasing and property management, including day-to-day leasing and enforcement of landlord rights.