Clark Hill Attorney Jeffrey J. Van Winkle Named Chair of State Bar of Michigan’s Business Law Section
Grand Rapids, MI
– Clark Hill Attorney Jeffrey J. Van Winkle was named Chair of the State Bar of Michigan’s Business Law Section at the Annual Meeting in September 2013. He replaced outgoing chair Marguerite M. Donahue.
The mission of the Business Law Section is to foster the highest quality of professionalism and practice in business law and to enhance the legislative and regulatory environment for conducting business in Michigan. To fulfill this mission, the Section shall: (1) expand the resources of business lawyers by providing educational, networking and mentoring opportunities; (2) review and promote improvements to Michigan’s business legislation and regulations; and (3) provide a forum to facilitate service and commitment and to promote ethical conduct and collegiality within the practice.
Van Winkle represents businesses and entrepreneurs actively seeking to create or provide exceptional services or products. In today’s business and legal marketplace, he coordinates and leads exceptional attorneys and other professionals to provide the resources his clients require. Jeff directly provides general counsel services, securities compliance counseling, private company law guidance and transactional legal services to clients throughout the Midwest.
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