Buquicchio Elected to American Board of Certification's Board of Directors
Grand Rapids, Michigan December 5, 2008 – Varnum attorney Steven Buquicchio has been elected to a three-year term to the American Board of Certification's Board of Directors.
The American Board of Certification (ABC) is dedicated to improving the quality of the legal bars for bankruptcy and creditor's rights. ABC offers certification programs in business and consumer bankruptcy and creditor's rights, which are accredited by the American Bar Association, the American Bankruptcy Institute, and the Commercial Law League of America. Nearly 1,000 attorneys are certified in consumer and business bankruptcy and creditor's rights law, and Buquicchio is certified in creditor's rights law. The Board of Directors consists of many of the nation's finest bankruptcy and creditor's rights professionals.
Buquicchio is a Martindale-Hubbell AV-rated attorney and a member of the Varnum’s Litigation and Trial Services Group where his practice focuses on creditor's rights and commercial litigation. He also specializes in receivership law with an emphasis in federal enforcement actions.
Buquicchio is the immediate past chair of the Grand Rapids Bar Association Section on Litigation. He is an active member of the American Bar Association, Federal Bar Association, the State Bar of Michigan and the American Inns of Court. Buquicchio also sits on the Board of Editor's for Michigan Lawyer's Weekly.
Buquicchio serves on the Board of Directors for the Michigan Chapter of the March of Dimes, Grand Rapids Division, and was recently named as one the "Top 40 Business Leaders Under 40" by both the Grand Rapids Business Journal and Western Michigan Business Review.
Established in 1888, Varnum is a leading Michigan law firm providing a broad range of legal services to meet the complex needs of its clients. With more than 160 attorneys in five offices, Varnum serves as counsel to growing businesses and institutions throughout Michigan and the Midwest. Varnum's web site address is www.varnumlaw.com.