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Kimberly A. Yourchock



Wayne State University Law School, J.D.
  • cum laude; Order of the Coif; Dean’s Scholar; Lombard Fellow; Donald E. Barris Trial Competition Winner, 2007
  • The Wayne Law Review, Assistant Editor, Senior Articles Editor; Student Trial Advocacy Program, Executive Board Member, 2007-2008
Kalamazoo College, B.A.
  • Political Science
  • Study Abroad Program, Friedrich-Wilhelms Universität, Bonn, Germany

Prior Employment

  • Jackson Lewis P.C., Associate, 2011-2015
  • Honigman Miller Schwartz and Cohn LLP, Associate, 2008-2011

Bar Admissions

Court Admissions

Professional Affiliations

State Bar of Michigan

  • Labor and Employment Law Section

Detroit Metropolitan Bar Association (DMBA)

  • Barristers Section

    • President, 2016
    • Vice President, 2015-2016

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Ms. Yourchock is a labor and employment attorney focusing her practice on sexual harassment, breach of contract, retaliation, and violation of whistle-blower protections, wage and hour laws, family medical leave laws, wrongful discharge, and related tort claims. 

  • Defends employers in single and multi-plaintiff actions in state and federal court, in arbitration and in front of administrative agencies
  • Advises employers regarding a variety of workplaces issues, including employment policies and procedures, handbooks, employment contracts and severance agreements, disability management, reductions in force, privacy in the workplace, terminations, restrictive covenants, and performance management
  • Counsels employers on compliance with state and federal wage, hour and other relevant regulations


  • Michigan Super Lawyers, Recognized as a Rising Star, 2012-2016