Carew Named to State Bar of Michigan Tax Council
Varnum attorney Marla S. Carew has been named to a three-year term on the State Bar of Michigan Tax Section's Tax Council. The Tax Council is the governing board of the Tax Section, responsible for planning educational events, publishing the Michigan Tax Lawyer, tracking legislation and tax reform and becoming involved, when tax-issue appropriate, in amicus briefs and the legislative process. The membership of the section is drawn from the tax, corporate law and probate and estate practitioner communities.
Carew's legal practice focuses on federal, state and local tax planning and controversy litigation. She also has substantial experience in corporate and securities transactional law. In addition to her law degree, Carew holds a Master of Laws in Taxation and she is a frequent speaker on state and federal tax issues.
Carew's civic involvement includes serving as a trustee and officer of the Detroit Chamber Winds & Strings, a nonprofit providing chamber music and performances to metro Detroit communities and arts outreach and master classes to Southfield and other public school systems, since 2003.