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James Vlasic

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James Vlasic

Of Counsel

Of Counsel, Dawda Mann Mulcahy & Sadler, PLC
B.A., Yale University
M.B.A., University of Michigan
J.D., Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
LL.M., Wayne State University

James J. Vlasic concentrates his practice in the areas of business planning and organization, and business and trust litigation. Mr. Vlasic is of-counsel to Dawda Mann Mulcahy & Sadler, PLC in Bloomfield Hills, MI. Mr. Vlasic acts as a manager of Villco Management, LLC, a manager of diversified investment companies. He also serves as a director of Vlasic Development Company, a real estate development company with offices in southeast Michigan and Colorado. Before joining Dawda Mann, Mr. Vlasic was a Member of Bodman, PLC, and prior to that, a shareholder at Sommers Schwartz, P.C., where he served on the Board of Directors and on its executive committee for eight years. He is also a former member of the Board of Directors at Thomas M. Cooley Law School and former Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Cranbrook Educational Community.

Mr. Vlasic has handled legal cases involving building construction, secured transactions, commercial mortgage foreclosures, business fraud, mergers, corporate and partnership disputes, buying and selling of aircraft, transportation equipment and insurance. His Bar Admissions include the States of Michigan and Florida, U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal and Sixth Circuits, U.S. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Michigan, and U.S. Tax Court.

He teaches Corporate Governance and Finance and JD level courses including Business Organizations.