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John R. Stevenson



151 S. Old Woodward
Suite 200
Birmingham, MI 48009
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J.D., University of California, Hastings College of the Law, San Francisco, California, 2002
B.A., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1993
State Bar Licenses
Court Admissions
U.S. Court of Appeals, 6th Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit
U.S. District Ct., E.D. of Michigan
U.S. District Ct., W.D. of Michigan
U.S. District Ct., N.D. of California
U.S. District Ct., C.D. of California

John R. Stevenson


John R. Stevenson concentrates his practice in the areas of corporate reorganization, creditors’ rights, and bankruptcy-related litigation.

John has a broad range of experience representing creditors, creditors’ committees, distressed businesses, and other parties of interest in bankruptcy matters in a wide range of industries, including automotive, technology, telecommunications, construction, housing, and hospitality. 

John has significant experience prosecuting and defending preference avoidance actions.  John has also represented creditors in non-dischargeability actions.

Representative Matters:

  • Counsel to the Unsecured Creditors’ Committee and the Liquidating Trustee in the Chapter 11 case of Plastech Engineered Products, Inc., a Tier 1 automotive supplier.
  • Counsel to a lender in an individual guarantor’s bankruptcy case.
  • Counsel to a low-income housing tax credit limited partnership in its Chapter 11 reorganization.
  • Counsel to Innatech, LLC, a manufacturer and designer of injection molded components, in its Chapter 11 case.
  • Counsel to a municipality in a real estate developer’s bankruptcy case.

During law school, John served as an extern to the Honorable Dennis Montali in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of California.

State Bar of California
State Bar of Michigan