The firm has been in existence since 1988, and the principal members of the firm have been actively engaged in the practice of law in the Traverse City and Northern Michigan area since prior to 1979. Bishop & Heintz, P.C. has a broad scope of practice as indicated by the referenced areas of law and representative clients. The firm has substantial experience in matters that affect both business and individuals. Members of the firm are active in the community, in such organizations as the Chamber of Commerce, Grand Traverse Area Catholic Schools, and the public school system, among others. Firm members have prior employment affiliations with the Michigan Court of Appeals, and United States Attorney Office in Massachusetts.
The firm is also listed in Martindale-Hubbell's Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers, concentrating in Business Law, Corporate Law, Patent, Trade, Copyright, and Unfair Competition.
Specific Practice Area and Industry Group Details across multiple offices:
Representative Clients: Rockfleet Broadcasting; Grand Traverse Mall; Munson Healthcare/Medical Center; Britten Media, Inc.; Trinity Health; Quicksilver Resources, Inc.; Irwin Union Bank; Sea-Ray and Mecury Marine Division of Brunswick Corp.; Traverse City State Bank; Watson Auto Dealerships.
Representative Clients: Ball Aircraft, Inc.; Integrity Iron and Metal, Inc.; TC Retool, L.L.C.; Passageways Travel Services, Inc.; Suzuki of Traverse City; B & P Manufacturing; Mackinac Straits Fish Co.; GFR, Ltd. (Grand Funk Railroad); Traverse City Area Chamber of Commerce; Rockfleet Broadcasting.
Representative Clients: B & P Manufacturing, Inc.; The Bohning Company, Ltd.; GFR Ltd. (Grand Funk Railroad); Cherry Republic, Inc.; HSS Industries; Leelanau Cherry Co.; Carbon Impact; Junior League of Houston; Traverse City Area Chamber of Commerce; Munson Healthcare/Medical Center.