Items Tagged with 'Barnes & Thornburg'


Report results could slow growth

Portions of Berrien, Muskegon, Allegan failed to meet U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s 70 parts per billion ozone precursors.

August 24, 2018
A new environmental report might hurt new and expanding businesses in West Michigan. Read More

Law firm elects managing partner for Grand Rapids

July 25, 2018
A local law office has a new leader. Read More

Law firm hires partner

May 18, 2018
A law firm’s local office has brought in a new partner. Read More

Law office adds attorneys

February 5, 2018
A local law office is growing. Read More

Q&A: Tammy Helminski

November 14, 2017
Tammy Helminski is a partner at the national law firm of Barnes & Thornburg, practicing environmental law out of its Grand Rapids office. Read More

Patents can be ‘gray area’

Supreme Court decision made securing patents for computer-related inventions more difficult, but not impossible, IP lawyer says.

May 26, 2017
A local intellectual property lawyer is celebrating today after helping a company secure a patent for a medical device that allows patients to go through withdrawal from opioid drugs in 20 minutes instead of a week. Read More

Law firm adds office managing partner to GR staff

New manager Bob Sikkel says Barnes & Thornburg’s local office offers hub for aviation law, other practices.

May 5, 2017
Bob Sikkel has practiced labor and employment law for more than 30 years. In that time, he has come to understand the responsibilities and challenges human resources professionals face. Read More

Law firm hires ex-US attorney

May 5, 2017
The former U.S. attorney for the Western District of Michigan has joined the Grand Rapids office of a national law firm. Read More

Law firm opens Dallas office

June 24, 2015
A national law firm with a strong Grand Rapids presence has expanded its reach and network into Texas. Read More

M&A activity will continue to make headlines in 2015

January 9, 2015
Mergers and acquisitions will continue to make headlines in 2015 as a positive climate is expected to continue for both buyers and sellers. Read More