This week, Michigan Lawyers Weekly released its 2022 class of Go To Lawyers for business law, recognizing leading lawyers across the state. We’re proud to share that Smith Haughey attorney – Michael E. Doversberger – was named a 2022 Go To Lawyer. He is one of 22 honorees in this class, and one of four who practice in west Michigan.
Mike joined Smith Haughey in 2018 after beginning his legal career in Indiana and southwest Michigan. He practices in the areas of business, real estate, franchise, and employment law. Mike represents individuals, businesses, and nonprofit corporations, and has served as counsel to employers on human resource needs and strategies.
His experience includes drafting and negotiating asset purchase and stock sale agreements, corporate formation documents, confidentiality and non-disclosure agreements, risk management policies, and general business documentation. Mike regularly manages complex commercial real estate transactions and provides counsel on numerous other documentation and processes. He leads Smith Haughey’s business and real estate practice group.
Mike earned his Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Notre Dame and his Juris Doctor from Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law.
What is a Go To Lawyer?
Go To Lawyers are attorneys who are:
- Experts in their field, well-versed in nuances of case law, statutes, and regulations clients will encounter
- Experienced and enjoy a record of success with many cases and/or transactions that give testimony to the quality advice they can provide
- Creative thinkers and able to identify all options for a client
In addition, Go To Lawyers receive referrals from other lawyers due to their accomplishments. All honorees are peer-nominated and evaluated against these standards.