News from Thrun Law

March 10, 2012

Thrun Law Firm will present its annual seminar for school administrators and school board members on current developments in school law. The alternative dates and locations are:

Tuesday, April 17, 2012 Mt. Pleasant Comfort Inn & Suites
November 24, 2011

Thrun Law Firm is proud to announce that attorney Michael B. Farrell was recently awarded the Ingham County Bar Association's Camille S. Abood Distinguished Volunteer Award. The award is presented to an attorney who has distinguished himself or herself by making voluntary contributions of time and talent for the benefit of others.

Mike exemplifies the values highlighted by the Distinguished Volunteer Award. He has volunteered his time with such worthy organizations as the Greater...

November 23, 2011

Thrun Law Firm is pleased to announce that Ryan J. Nicholson has recently joined our practice in the East Lansing office as an associate attorney.

Ryan graduated from Kalamazoo College (B.A., 2007) and Indiana University Maurer School of Law (J.D., cum laude, 2011). While in law school, Ryan worked for the National Labor Relations Board, the Indiana Attorney General, and at Thrun Law Firm as a law clerk.

Ryan is a member of the State Bar of Michigan and the Michigan and...

January 4, 2011

Thrun Law Firm is pleased to announce that Jennifer K. Johnston has recently joined our practice in the East Lansing office as an associate attorney.

Ms. Johnston graduated from Michigan State University (B.A., 2007) and the Michigan State University College of Law (J.D., 2010), where she was a merit scholarship recipient, a member of the Vis International Commercial Arbitration team and an active participant in the Street Law Program. While in law school, Ms. Johnston worked at Thrun...

February 4, 2010

The Michigan Court of Appeals recently held that personal and union business e-mails, the majority of which were sent during instructional time, were not subject to the Michigan Freedom of Information Act ("FOIA") because they are not "public records" within the meaning of the statute. Howell Educ Ass’n v Howell Bd of Educ, ___ Mich App ___ (2010).

(Excerpted from the March 25, 2010 edition of School Law Notes, Thrun Law Firm’s monthly newsletter for retainer clients.)

February 4, 2010

We are pleased to announce the relocation of our Southeast Michigan Office to Novi.

39555 Orchard Hill Place, Suite 600
Novi, Michigan 48375

Main Phone: 248.449.2950
Fax: 248.449.2953

Matthew F. Hiser
Direct: 248.449.2952

Kari S. Costanza
Direct: 248.449.2951