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Feb 2010
February 26, 2010

Warner Norcross Elects Three New Members to Management Committee

Warner Norcross & Judd LLP has elected three partners to serve on its Management Committee.

William R. Jansen, Mark B. Periard and Mark J. Wassink will each serve three-year terms on the firm's 10-member Management Committee. The committee, which is chaired by Managing Partner Douglas E. Wagner, is responsible for the strategic vision and the day-to-day operations of Warner Norcross, which is the largest law firm in West Michigan and one of the largest in the state.

Bill Jansen, who is serving a second term on the committee, focuses his practice on commercial litigation, business law, commercial law and corporate law. He serves as Partner in Charge of the firm's Southfield office. He was named one of the 25 Leaders in the Law by Michigan Lawyers Weekly and has been recognized by Best Lawyers in America and as one of the top 100 Super Lawyers.

Mark Periard concentrates his practice in estate planning and administration, succession services to individuals, families and professionals and health law, regularly advising medical and dental professionals both in their individual capacity and their professional entities. Active professionally, he is a member of the American Bar Association, State Bar of Michigan and Grand Rapids Bar Association.

Mark Wassink concentrates his practice in commercial finance law and business and corporate law, representing both publicly traded and privately held clients. He chairs the firm's Professional Staff Committee. Wassink serves on the board of the Grand Rapids Art Museum.

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About Warner Norcross & Judd

Warner Norcross & Judd LLP is one of the leading law firms in Michigan and one of the top 200 in the nation. With nearly 220 attorneys in Grand Rapids, Southfield, Sterling Heights, Lansing, Holland and Muskegon, Warner Norcross is a full-service provider of legal services. Nearly half of our partners are listed in the 2010 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Warner Norcross has been recognized as a national leader in client service among law firms by BTI Consulting, as one of the nation’s leading employment law firms by Workforce Management, as one of the 101 Best & Brightest Companies to Work For in both West Michigan and Metro Detroit and as one of the Best Michigan Businesses by Corp! Magazine. The Firm represents local, statewide, regional, national and international clients in all areas of business and civil law.

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