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Honigman’s Chairman and CEO David Foltyn named to Best Lawyers international board of advisors

November 21, 2012

David Foltyn, chairman and CEO of Honigman Miller Schwartz and Cohn LLP, has been named to the Best Lawyers international board of advisors. Involvement in this board is by invitation only and includes firm leaders from the world’s leading law firms and many of the general counsels of the Fortune 500 and Global 500 companies.

Foltyn counsels publicly- and privately-held businesses, boards of directors, and financial service firms in corporate mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, financial transactions, public offerings and private placements of securities and debt. He also advises clients on applicable state and federal corporate governance laws.

Foltyn has been recognized in the last 16 editions of Best Lawyers in America. He also has been recognized by Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business since 2005 as a top-ranked lawyer in the Corporate/M&A field and named as one of the Top 100 in Michigan Super Lawyers for several years in a row.

In the community, Foltyn also is a member of the board of directors of the United Way of Southeastern Michigan, the Downtown Detroit Partnership and the Detroit Regional Chamber of Commerce. He is a member of the board of governors of the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit, and a vice president of the board of trustees and a member of the executive committee of Temple Beth El in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, and past chairman (2004-2006) of JVS.

Foltyn earned a J.D., magna cum laude, from the University of Michigan Law School and a B.B.A., with high distinction, from the University of Michigan.