About this office:
Since Walter S. Foster founded the firm in 1902, our practice has expanded steadily to meet the changing needs of our clients. Our reputation is one of providing sound legal counsel and the highest level of advocacy. With offices in Lansing, Oakland County, Grand Rapids and Marquette, we are proud of our commitment to our clients and to the highest standards of practice that have sustained us for more than 100 years. The Firm's lawyers participate in civic and professional organizations and local pro bono efforts. Continuing legal education is provided regularly in-house to all employees, Lawyers and staffs are encouraged to attend outside continuing education programs as well.
Statement of Practice Summary:
General Trial; Appellate Practice; Federal Practice; Administrative Law; Banking Law; Insurance; Corporate Law; Real Estate; Municipal Bonds; Labor And Employment; Tax Law; Estate Planning; Probate; Esops; Employee Benefits; Environmental Law; Election Law; Oil And Gas Law; Immigration Law; Motor Carrier Law; Transportation; Licensing; Public Utility Law; Securities; Litigation; Products Liability; Professional Malpractice; Health Law; Hospital Law; International Law; Intellectual Property; Insurance Insolvency; Workers' Compensation; Aviation Law; Construction Law; Agricultural Law.
Documents by Lawyers at this office
Spring Brings Weight Restrictions on Michigan Roads
Dirk H. Beckwith, March 31, 2014
It may not seem possible, but spring will come to Michigan after this long, cold and snowy winter. When it does, it brings its own set of problems, particularly to Michigan roads. As the ground begins to thaw, the surface of our roads becomes unstable, buckling and heaving.
Bond Counsel Corner
John M. Kamins, February 12, 2014
Did you know Foster Swift is a nationally recognized bond counsel firm? We serve Michigan townships and other governmental units and school districts in all aspects of issuing bonds and municipal finance. Our Lansing, Grand Rapids and Oakland County offices are listed in The Bond Buyer’s...
Sign, Sign, Everywhere a Sign
Lisa J. Hamameh, February 12, 2014
“Congress shall make no law ¿ abridging the freedom of speech.” That’s straightforward and uncomplicated, right? Wrong! How straightforward can it be when speech, in the form of signs, causes traffic hazards, diminishes property values, or becomes a nuisance riddled with...
Year Established: 1902