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Jan 2020
January 02, 2020

Douglas A. Dozeman Re-elected Managing Partner of Warner

Douglas A. Dozeman has been re-elected as managing partner of Warner Norcross + Judd LLP.

Dozeman will serve his third two-year term leading one of Michigan’s largest law firms. He chairs the firm's Management Committee and guides its strategic direction and continued growth. Warner has more than 230 attorneys practicing in offices in Grand Rapids, Southfield, Midland, Macomb County, Kalamazoo, Muskegon, Lansing and Holland.
With more than 30 years of experience, Dozeman concentrates his practice in business litigation and represents businesses and individuals in complex civil litigation matters. Dozeman has been recognized by Best Lawyers in America, Michigan Super Lawyers, Benchmark Litigation and Chambers USA.  He has also been elected a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers and of the American Bar Association. 
Dozeman serves as a board member for The Right Place and Hope Housing Commission. He was previously the board chair of the Grand Rapids Chamber of Commerce and is a graduate of Leadership Grand Rapids.
During his tenure as managing partner, Warner broke ground and moved into its new $72 million mixed-use development in Downtown Grand Rapids that serves as the firm’s headquarters. Work has also begun on new offices in Downtown Kalamazoo, which will be completed in 2020, and a new office in District Detroit, which will be completed in 2021.
Additionally, the firm has seen continued growth with the addition of 18 new attorneys and the creation of new industry groups, such as Cannabis Law, Autonomous and Connected Mobility, Infrastructure and Public-Private Partnerships, and Aerospace and Defense and Government Services. 
Dozeman received his doctor of jurisprudence from Wayne State University Law School magna cum laude and holds an undergraduate degree from Calvin College.
A native of Zeeland, Dozeman currently resides in Grand Rapids with his wife, Kristine.
About Warner
By providing discerning and proactive legal advice, Warner Norcross + Judd builds a better partnership with its clients. Warner is a corporate law firm with 230 attorneys practicing in eight offices throughout Michigan: Grand Rapids, Southfield, Midland, Macomb County, Kalamazoo, Muskegon, Lansing and Holland. To learn more, visit, follow us on Twitter @WNJLLP or connect on LinkedIn.
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