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A-M Law celebrated its 31st Annual Summer Party at the Detroit Zoo on June 21, 2019. Employees and their families were able to enjoy great food, drinks and all the wonderful animals the Zoo had to offer. A great time was had by all!

On June 11, 2019, Governor Whitmer signed into law Public Act 21 of 2019 which provides for sweeping reform to the Michigan No-Fault Act. We here at A-M Law have analyzed the new law and have provided advice, counseling and support materials to our various clients to help them navigate through the new changes to the law.

A-M Law is pleased to announce the hiring of Associate Attorney Adriane Rasmussen. Adriane first started as a law clerk at A-M Law in 2017 and we are excited to welcome her as a new Associate Attorney.

A-M Law shareholder, Michael Phillips, and A-M Law associate attorney, Nakisa Monavvari, presented at the Central Michigan Adjuster Association's 2018 Spring Meeting on the subject of offensive and defensive uses for Declaratory Judgment actions.

Anselmi Mierzejewski Ruth & Sowle P.C. are pleased to announce that Christopher A. Lawicki and Christopher P. Endres have become shareholders in the Firm. Endres and Lawicki focus their practice on the defense of First and Third Party No Fault litigation.

Shareholders John Ruth, Michael Phillips, and Christopher Lawicki served as presenters at the annual Insurance Alliance of Michigan Insurance Claims seminar on September 24, 2018. Their presentations focused on topics impacting the No-Fault Insurance industry, including the abolishment of the Innocent Third Party Rule and the Offensive and Defensive uses of Declaratory Judgment Actions.

A-M Law is pleased to announce the hiring of Associate Attorney Kevin D. Caponi.

A-M Law is pleased to announce the hiring of Associate Attorney Daniel E. Gumtow.

A-M Law is pleased to announce the hiring of Associate Attorney Jeffrey L. Pietsch.

A-M Law is pleased to announce the hiring of Associate Attorney Joseph B. Gale.

A-M Law hosted its 30th Annual law firm Summer Party at The Henry Ford Greenfield Village on June 22, 2018.

Anselmi Mierzejewski Ruth & Sowle P.C. is celebrating the firm's 30th Anniversary, opening for business in August 1988.

Anselmi Mierzejewski Ruth & Sowle P.C. named the 58th largest firm in Michigan in 2017.

Shareholder Michael D. Phillips served as a Presenter at the 4th Annual Institute of Continuing Legal Education No-Fault Summit on April 27, 2017. Mr. Phillips provided in-depth analysis of the Bazzi v Sentinel decision, which abolished the Innocent Third Party rule, and is currently pending in the Michigan Supreme Court.

Shareholder Kevin P. Wirth served as a Presenter at the Central Michigan Adjusters Association Meeting on April 12, 2017. The presentation focused on the history of P-Stim treatments and its current connection with Michigan No-Fault motor vehicle accident claims. Topics also included what to expect and how best to proceed forward when an insurance carrier receives these types of claims.

Shareholders Michael D. Phillips and Kevin P. Wirth served as Presenters at the Central Michigan Adjusters Association Meeting on March 9, 2017. The topics discussed were fraudulent claims and attorney solicitation. The focus of the presentation was what forms of material misrepresentations are commonly seen in connection with claims regarding Michigan No-Fault and how to proceed forward when such claims arise, as well as what an insurance carrier can do if it suspects or has information that a claimant was improperly solicited by an attorney and/or a representative of an attorney after a motor vehicle accident.

Shareholders John D. Ruth, Mark D. Sowle, Michael D. Phillips, and Kevin P. Wirth served as Presenters at the Insurance Alliance of Michigan's Annual Insurance & The Law Seminar on September 25, 2017. Mr. Ruth and Mr. Wirth presented an overview of the Michigan Automobile Insurance Placement Facility and its role regarding the assignment of Michigan No-Fault claims to servicing insurers, as well as its impact for other Michigan No-Fault insurance carriers in Michigan. Mr. Sowle and Mr. Phillips presented an overview of 2017 Appellate decisions as they relate to No-Fault claims. Also discussed spotting and resolving instances of fraud in No-Fault claims.

A-M Law is pleased to announce the hiring of Associate Attorney Brian M. Iwan.

A-M Law is pleased to announce the hiring of Associate Attorney Nakisa Monavvari.

A-M Law is pleased to announce the hiring of Associate Attorney Isa M. Kasoga.

A-M Law is pleased to announce the hiring of Associate Attorney Richard A. Marrero.