Resource Published to Help Organizations Link to Trending Legal Issues

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE—November 18, 2020

SOUTHFIELD, Mich. —As Michigan inches closer to 2021, the uncertainty in the coming months can feel overwhelming. In a year with a still ongoing pandemic that has changed our very way of life and has left us wondering what comes next, the need to stay up to date on changes to legal issues is greater than ever.

Recognizing a need for individuals and businesses alike to stay up to date on the latest legal trends to consider in 2020 before going into 2021, Foster Swift created a “2020 Year in Review” resource webpage. The page identifies a number of key topics for individuals and businesses to consider going forward into 2021.

This page will be updated to include the latest articles, videos and other resources provided by attorneys across the firm’s practice groups. Among the many topics addressed will include:

• Business growth opportunities during COVID through mergers & acquisitions
• Current updates to COVID relief, including PPP loan forgiveness
• Business succession planning strategies
• Best practices for debt collection during a pandemic
• The importance of HIPAA compliance

To learn more, be sure to periodically visit the page at fosterswift.com/f-year-in-review-resource-page-2020.html.

Foster Swift Listed in “Best Law Firms” 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE—November 5, 2020

LANSING, Mich. — The law firm Foster Swift Collins & Smith, PC is included in the 2021 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” list. The firm is rated a Tier 1 law firm in 25 practice areas with the Lansing office receiving 19 Tier 1 ranked practice areas, with five more Tier 1 rankings for their Grand Rapids office and one more for their Southeast Michigan offices.

The U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process. The process includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review and review of additional information provided by law firms regarding demographic and background information on the firm and its attorneys.

To be considered for inclusion on the list, law firms must have at least one lawyer who is included in Best Lawyers in that particular practice area and metro. Foster Swift had 44 lawyers included in the 2021 edition of Best Lawyers.

For a complete list of rankings, visit bestlawfirms.usnews.com.