Pitt McGehee Palmer & Rivers Partner Michael Pitt’s legal battle to gain justice for Oakland County Clerk Lisa Brown’s right to issue gay marriage licenses continues amidst the current April DeBoer and Jayne Rowse courtroom fight over Michigan’s ban on same-sex marriage and adoption. In a recent edition of the Detroit Free Press, Pitt responded
Pitt McGehee Palmer & Rivers attorney Kevin Carlson has been published in the prestigious The Federal Lawyer Magazine. The magazine serves as a source of legal updates and information for the Federal Bar Association, the premier bar association serving the federal practitioner and the federal judiciary. Carlson’s article, entitled “The Use of Initial Discovery Protocols
Michigan Lawyers Weekly has chosen Pitt McGehee Rivers & Palmer Partner Robert Palmer as one of 30 lawyers in the state named to the “Leaders in the Law” Class of 2014. Chosen from dozens of nominations, Palmer and 2014 Leaders were viewed as attorneys who are changing the law, expanding access to justice and improving
Pitt McGehee Palmer & Rivers Partner Michael Pitt has been a much in demand speaker during the first quarter of 2014. On January 25, Pitt was asked to present to the State Bar of Michigan Winter Labor and Employment Conference where he spoke on “Handling E-Discovery in Employment Cases.” He is also slated to make
Pitt McGehee Palmer & Rivers Partner Cary McGehee has been elected to the Michigan State University College of Law Board of Trustees. Michigan State University College of Law is an independent, non-profit corporation. Its affairs are managed by a Board of Trustees composed of business, professional, and civic leaders.
The American Civil Liberties Union and the ACLU of Michigan, along with Cary McGehee of the law firm Pitt McGehee Palmer Rivers & Golden, has filed an amended complaint in a federal lawsuit on behalf of a woman who was forced out of work after she became pregnant.
The Pitt McGehee Palmer & Rivers “Pitt Crew” added to their long standing tradition of serving in the community by again pitching in to lend support to the St. Peters Episcopal Church Manna Community Meal Soup Kitchen over the holidays. An annual event for the “Pitt Crew,” the Manna Community Meal serves free, hot meals
Six attorneys from Pitt McGehee, Palmer & Rivers have been named 2013 Michigan Super Lawyers. An independent third-party rating service for attorneys, Super Lawyers recognizes outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and evaluations of
Pitt McGehee Palmer Rivers & Golden, which has never been shy about finding community work that needs to be done, grabbed its staff in October and traveled to St. Peter’s Episcopal Church’s Soup Kitchen.
October 28, 2013, Royal Oak, Michigan — A class action lawsuit has been filed in Federal Court in Detroit by three current and former exotic dancers against several Detroit adult night clubs, including The Coliseum, Flight Club and Penthouse Club.