SOUTHFIELD, Mich., December 18, 2012 – Sarah F. Voutyras has joined Southfield-based Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss, P.C., as an associate in the firm’s litigation and intellectual property practice groups. Jaffe CEO Bill Sider made the announcement.
Working in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan, Ms. Voutyras interned with Judge Robert Cleland and developed a first-hand experience of the judicial system. She also interned for several summers at Brooks Kushman, P.C., where Ms. Voutyras corresponded with foreign associates overseeing trademark registration and renewal.
A graduate of the University of Michigan Law School, Ms. Voutyras also attended Loyola University Chicago School of Law and was ranked fourth in her class during her first year. Ms. Voutyras earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan in economics with a concentration in accounting and Russian.
Michigan-based Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss is recognized throughout the nation as a relationship-based, highly qualified, full-service business law firm. With an outstanding reputation for providing sophisticated legal services and counsel to businesses of all sizes, family-owned enterprises, individuals and entrepreneurs, Jaffe has more than 100 attorneys in its Southfield, Detroit, Ann Arbor, Philadelphia, and Naples offices.
Among the Firm’s practice areas are appellate, aviation, corporate, criminal, e-commerce, electronic banking, employee benefits, environmental, estate planning, family law, financial services, immigration, insolvency & reorganization, insurance, intellectual property, information technology, litigation, labor, mergers & acquisitions, mortgage banking, property tax appeals, public finance, real estate, securities and tax law.
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