Akins Joins Varnum Novi Office
Anthony Akins has joined the Varnum law firm. He will be based in the firm’s Novi office.
Akins, who has more than ten years’ experience in the corporate finance industry, served as a summer associate at Varnum in 2017. He is a graduate of Wayne State University Law School, where he received numerous academic honors, including the Dean Scholar award each year of his attendance, the David Adamany Endowed Constitutional Scholar Award and several moot court competition awards. He earned his undergraduate degree from Wayne State University, where he also graduated with honors.
In his earlier career and throughout law school, Akins worked as a syndicated loan administrator in the corporate finance division of a national financial services company. His extensive background in finance included coordinating the closing of multi-million dollar syndicated loan facilities and the administration of loan facilities with aggregate value exceeding $4 billion.
As part of Varnum’s free agent program for new attorneys, Akins will work in a variety of areas before committing to a specific area of law.