Fredric G. Heidemann joined Thrun Law Firm, P.C. in 2012 after graduating magna cum laude from the Michigan State University College of Law, where he was a scholarship recipient and Managing Editor of the MSU Law Review. He graduated with a B.A., with honors, from the University of Michigan in 2009.
In his practice, Fredric primarily serves public entities in financial, transactional, construction, and election matters. In public finance, he serves as counsel to school districts and municipalities issuing bonds, notes, installment purchase contracts, and equipment leases. He also advises and serves as underwriter’s counsel to investment banks underwriting the issuance of municipal securities and regularly speaks at conferences on public finance and transactional law. Fredric frequently drafts vendor, service, and construction contracts as well as advising school districts and municipalities on the Open Meetings Act and general board or organizational matters.
Fredric is a member of the State Bar of Michigan, the American Bar Association (State and Local Government, Business Law, and Forum on Construction Law sections), the Ingham County Bar Association, the National Association of Bond Lawyers, and the Michigan and National Councils of School Attorneys. In 2018, the Ingham County Bar Association recognized Fredric as one of the “Top 5 under 35,” awarded annually to five young lawyers in Ingham County. He was also named a “Rising Star” in government finance in Super Lawyers Magazine.
A native of East Lansing, Fredric continues to live in the area with his wife and two lovely daughters. His hobbies include building furniture, trial and error home improvement, hunting, fishing, and almost anything outdoors. He and his wife are parishioners at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church, where they are both active in charitable organizations.