Susan Gell Meyers, a partner with Warner Norcross & Judd LLP, has been selected to participate in Leadership Grand Rapids.
Meyers is one of more than 30 community leaders selected to participate in the invitation-only leadership program, which is sponsored by the Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce.
Leadership Grand Rapids seeks to connect a diverse network of community leaders from businesses, nonprofit organizations and local government through a nine-month leadership training and development program.
To date, more than 11 Warner Norcross partners have participated in Leadership Grand Rapids.
Meyers concentrates her practice in estate planning, estate settlement and closely held businesses. She works extensively on succession planning for business owners, business formation, probate, estate and tax planning and other issues. She is listed in The Best Lawyers in America.
Active both professionally and within the community, Meyers serves on the professional advisory committee of United Way of Michigan and on the community advisory council of Renucci Hospitality House. She is the former chair of the planned giving committee of the American Red Cross of West Michigan and has also served on the steering committee of Leave a Legacy West Michigan.
Meyers is a member of the American Bar Association, the State Bar of Michigan, Women Lawyers Association of Michigan, the Grand Rapids Bar Association and the West Michigan Estate Planning Council.
Meyers holds a bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan with distinction and a doctor of jurisprudence, cum laude, from Indiana University, where she served as managing editor of Indiana Law Journal.
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About Warner Norcross & Judd:
Warner Norcross & Judd LLP is one of Michigan's leading providers of legal services with more than 185 attorneys in four Michigan offices located in Grand Rapids, Metro Detroit, Holland and Muskegon. For the third consecutive year, Warner Norcross was named the best corporate law firm in West Michigan by Corporate Board Member magazine. Nearly half of the Firm's partners are listed in the 2005 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, a greater percentage than any other large law firm in Michigan. Warner Norcross has been recognized as a national leader in client service among law firms by BTI Consulting, as one of West Michigan's 101 Best & Brightest Companies to Work For and as the best law firm in Grand Rapids by a Grand Rapids Magazine reader survey. The Firm represents local, statewide, regional, national and international clients in all areas of business and civil law.