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Nathan D. Petrusak

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Nathan Petrusak is a shareholder in the firm's litigation, municipal, and creditors' rights practice groups. Nathan concentrates his practice in the areas of commercial law and civil litigation, municipal law, appellate and bankruptcy law. Nathan graduated magna cum laude from Michigan State University College of Law in 2011. While in law school, he was Managing Editor of the Michigan State Law Review, placed 3rd in the 2009 All-School Appellate Brief Writing Competition, and was the recipient of several Jurisprudence Awards, including: Advanced Legal Writing, Land Use Planning, and Chapter 11 Reorganization. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science in 2005 from the University of Detroit Mercy where he also graduated magna cum laude. Nathan was admitted to the State Bar of Michigan in 2011 and is licensed to practice before all Michigan State Courts and the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Michigan.

Bar Admissions

  • Michigan, 2011
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Michigan
  • Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals

Education

  • Michigan State University College of Law, East Lansing, Michigan
    J.D. magna cum laude, 2011
    Law Review, Managing Editor, 2009-2011
  • University of Detroit Mercy, Detroit, Michigan
    B.A. magna cum laude
    Political Science

Honors and Awards

  • Leadership Macomb XVII
  • Boy Scouts of America
    – Eagle Scout, Detroit Area Council, 1999
    – Venturing Silver Award, Woods and Water Council Tall Pine Council, 2002
    – Vigil Honor, Agaming Maangogwan Lodge #804, Order of the Arrow, 2002
    – Venturing National Leadership Award, 2003
  • Super Lawyers Rising Stars 2016-2017
  • Jurisprudence Award for Advanced Legal Writing, Land Use Planning, and Chapter 11 Reorganization

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of Michigan, 2011 - present
  • Macomb County Bar Association, 2012 - present
  • American Bankruptcy Institute, 2012 - present
  • Boy Scouts of America, Michigan Cross Roads Council
    – Assistant Scout Master, Troop 1402
    – Order of the Arrow, Noquet Lodge #29

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