Varnum Names New Partners
January 3, 2013
Varnum is pleased to announce that the following attorneys have been elected to the partnership: Bradley Defoe, Michael Romaya, April Sawhill and Nina Thekdi.
- Defoe is a member of the Litigation and Trial Services Team, concentrating in commercial litigation in state and federal courts. He focuses his practice on commercial contract disputes, creditor's rights and collections, and landlord/tenant matters, construction lien litigation and other real estate disputes.
- Romaya is a member of the regulatory law practice group focusing his practice on commercial, asset-based and real estate finance, including loan restructuring and workouts, as well as mergers and acquisitions.
- Sawhill focuses her practice primarily on commercial litigation and personal injury cases, with an emphasis on catastrophic injuries and wrongful death. She regularly handles commercial and tort cases including insurance coverage disputes, securities litigation, products liability defense, personal injury claims, commercial contract disputes, breach of warranty claims, debtor/creditor claims, and real property disputes.
- Thekdi is a member of the Labor and Employment Practice Team where she focuses her practice on immigration matters, including nonimmigrant visa petitions and both family and employment-based permanent residence petitions.