Former Prosecutor Doug Mesman Joins Varnum
Varnum is pleased to announce that Douglas L. Mesman, who served more than 30 years as a prosecutor in Ottawa County, has joined the firm.
Mesman's practice focuses on providing counsel to municipal government, including general representation, governmental regulations and code and ordinance enforcement.
Mesman joins Varnum following a career with the Ottawa County Prosecutor's Office, where he served as chief assistant prosecutor for 25 years. While in that role, he developed a program to prosecute child non-support cases, and led the Ottawa County Cold Case Homicide Team for many years.
A long-time resident of Ottawa County, Mesman formerly served as a board member for the Tri County Protection Team to stop elder abuse and for Camp Geneva summer youth camp.