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Louis A Smith

Louis A Smith

Practice areas:

Commercial, Business, Divorce & Separation, Mergers & Acquisitions, Employment & Labor

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1965

  1. Commercial: 35%
    50 years
  2. Business: 25%
    50 years
  3. Mergers & Acquisitions: 15%
    50 years
  4. Divorce & Separation: 15%
    50 years
  5. Employment & Labor: 10%
    50 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($250/hour), Contingent (33-40%), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes), Free Consultation (60 minutes), Pro Bono (5%)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

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Contact Info

Smith & Johnson Attorneys PC

603 Bay Street
P.O. Box 705
Traverse City, MI, 49685-0705

603 Bay St
Po Box 705
Traverse City, MI, 49685

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
DCActive 197205/24/2015
MIActive And In Good Standing196509/02/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PresidentSmith & Johnson, Attorneys, P.C.1974 - Present

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Interlochen Center for the ArtsEmeritus Trustee2007 - Present
Michigan State Board of Law ExaminersMember, Gubernatorial Appointee and Supreme Court Nominee2002 - 2007
Blue Cross Blue Shield of MichiganBoard of Directors2002 - 2003
Huntington National BankAdvisory Board Member2000 - 2008
State Tenure CommissionMember1997 - 1999
Universal Forest Products (NASDAQ listed company)Director1997 - Present
Interlochen Center for the ArtsBoard of Trustees1988 - 2007
Notre Dame Law SchoolAdvisory Council Member1987 - Present
Empire National BankBoard of Directors1976 - 2000
Thomas M. Cooley Law SchoolCo-Founder, President and Chairman of the Board of Directors1972 - 1994
United States Army ReserveN/A1957 - 1965
American Judicature SocietyMemberN/A
District of Columbia BarMemberN/A
Michigan Association For JusticeMemberN/A
State Bar of MichiganMemberN/A
Federal Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Fellows of the Michigan State Bar FoundationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Grand Traverse-Leelanau-Antrim County BarMemberN/A

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
The Thomas M. Cooley Law SchoolN/ADoctor of Laws causa honoris1988
University of Michigan Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1965
Michigan State UniversityCommunication ArtsBA cum laude1962