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David R. Whitfield

Partner

Education

Michigan State University College of Law, J.D.
  • magna cum laude
Olivet College, B.A.

Prior Employment

  • Warner, Norcross & Judd LLP, Partner, 2009-2018
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Overview

David Whitfield focuses his practice on energy law and natural resources extraction issues including transactions, regulations, administrative issues, and litigation. He has both state and federal experience, including a wide body of experience before the Michigan Public Service Commission and the Michigan Administrative Hearing System. Additionally, David has successfully defended numerous environmental permits, negotiated various long-term electricity and natural gas agreements, and counseled various real estate developers, mineral development clients, and other permittees in administrative environmental permits contested cases.

Community

Schrems West Michigan Trout Unlimited, Board Member

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Honors

Michigan Super Lawyers, Recognized as a Rising Star, 2015-2019