Butzel attorney recently participated in Michigan Aerospace Manufacturers Association delegation meeting with top space organizations; Meetings coincided with Michigan Legislature declaring March 30 Space DayApril 6, 2022
Participants met with space organization Blue Origin to discuss the current space ecosystem and how to attract space ventures to Michigan.
The delegation visit coincided with the Michigan Legislature declaring March 30 Space Day, which recognizes the 600-plus aerospace-related companies in the state that produce more than $3 billion in annual revenue.
Notably, Butzel has extensive experience with international space and aerospace companies across a variety of practice areas addressing a myriad of legal, business, and regulatory issues. The firm has assisted both privately held and market-leading publicly held companies. Butzel has deep international and cross-border expertise on operational, strategic, and legal issues.
Butzel’s Specialized Space, Aerospace and Defense industry capabilities include:
• Legal issues and tax incentives considerations in opening or expanding a facility;
• Compliance with government regulations, including ITAR and EAR;
• Government Contracts and Compliance Programs Practice;
• Bid Protests;
• Contract Administration, Changes, Disputes & Terminations;
• Suspension and Debarment; and,
• Compliance Programs.
“Butzel is a strong supporter of space initiatives in Michigan,” said Gavin Brown, MAMA Executive Director. “The firm’s depth and breadth of experience is important as Michigan expands its footprint in the space industry.”
Butzel is one of the leading law firms in Michigan and the United States. It was founded in Detroit in 1854 and has provided trusted client service for more than 160 years. Butzel’s full-service law offices are located in Detroit, Troy, Lansing and Ann Arbor, Mich.; New York, NY; and, Washington, D.C., as well as an alliance office in Beijing. It is an active member of Lex Mundi, a global association of 160 independent law firms. Learn more by visiting www.butzel.com or follow Butzel on Twitter: https://twitter.com/butzel_long