Items Tagged with 'Luis Avila'


Chamber honoring leaders

June 6, 2019
The Grand Rapids Chamber has named the recipients of its Create Great Leaders awards. Read More

Law firm elects partners

March 20, 2018
A pair of West Michigan attorneys are now partners at their firm. Read More

GRBJ Podcast: Luis Avila of Varnum

April 4, 2017
Luis Avila — an attorney at Varnum — is the featured guest in episode 28 of the GRBJ Podcast. Read More

New energy fuels Hispanic Chamber’s growth

Changes in leadership and direction are paying dividends.

December 11, 2015
It doesn’t make good business sense to ignore the impact of West Michigan’s Hispanic community, now and in the future. Read More

Change Ups: Attorney earns Wedgwood’s diversity award

June 6, 2014
Varnum attorney Luis Avila has earned Wedgwood Christian Services’ Diversity Award. Avila serves on the boards of Grand Rapids Ballet and the West Michigan Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. Read More

Employers fall in middle of new immigration-waiver process

February 12, 2013
As Congress prepares to debate legislation based on the immigration reform proposal presented in January by eight senators — four Republicans and four Democrats — temporary changes are already taking effect across the country. Read More

State will now grant driver's licenses to DACA immigrants

February 5, 2013
Michigan Secretary of State Ruth Johnson has announced that her department will begin issuing driver’s licenses and ID cards to recipients of the federal Deferred Action Childhood Arrivals program — starting Feb. 19. Read More