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Howard & Howard’s Alex Leonowicz named to Michigan lawyers weekly ‘up & coming lawyers’ class of 2018

November 6, 2018
Royal Oak, Michigan, November 6, 2018: Howard & Howard Attorneys PLLC is pleased to announce that Alex Leonowicz has been named to Michigan Lawyers Weekly ‘Up & Coming¬¬ Lawyers’ Class of 2018. The 30 Honorees were selected by a committee based on criteria including those who have established a name for themselves in the legal community, go above and beyond, and display the ambition, drive, determination and accomplishments that set them apart among their peers — in their first 10 or fewer years of practice.

Mr. Leonowicz concentrates his practice on cannabis law and related business transactions. He represents clients nationwide and internationally in the cannabis cultivation, processing and dispensary businesses assisting with the complex regulatory landscape involved in participating in or providing ancillary services to the medical and adult use marijuana industry.

Mr. Leonowicz received his B.A., cum laude, from Kalamazoo College in 2008 and his J.D., cum laude, from University of Detroit Mercy School of Law in 2012, where he was President of the Student Bar Association, Vice-President of Sports and Entertainment Law Association and a member of the Law Review. He is licensed to practice in the States of Michigan and Illinois as well as before the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan and the Northern District of Illinois. Mr. Leonowicz serves as a volunteer for the Pat Tillman Foundation.

Founded in 1869, Howard & Howard is a full-service law firm with a national and international practice that provides legal services to businesses and business owners. The firm has offices in Michigan (Ann Arbor and Royal Oak); Illinois (Chicago and Peoria); Las Vegas, Nevada; and Los Angeles, California. Howard & Howard’s major areas of practice include: bankruptcy and creditors’ rights; business and corporate; commercial litigation; employee benefits; environmental; estate planning; franchising; intellectual property; labor, employment and immigration; mergers and acquisitions; real estate; securities; and tax. Our distinguished backgrounds provide us with a solid understanding of the industries we serve, including, automotive and industrial; cannabis; commodity futures; construction; energy and utilities; financial services; gaming; healthcare; and hospitality. For more information, please visit the firm’s website at