Entries by Mary Howlett

New Receivership Rules, Macomb County Bar Journal, June 2104

New Receivership Rules, Macomb County Bar Journal, June 2104 The Michigan Supreme Court recently adopted amendments to the Michigan Court Rules pertaining to receivership proceedings. The amendments to MCR 2.621 and MCR 2.622 became effective on May 1, 2014 and include important new provisions regarding the selection of a receiver; receivership orders; a receiver’s power […]

Viviano Law Named to 2014 “Best Law Firms” List by US News & World Report/Best Lawyers

Viviano Law has been named a Metro Detroit Tier One law firm in the area of Commercial Litigation by U.S. News & World Report-Best Lawyers.  According to the U.S. News website, the rankings “are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys…and review […]

David Viviano named Michigan Supreme Court Justice

  It is with much excitement that we announce one of Viviano Law’s founding partners (and brother of firm partner Joseph Viviano) has been appointed as the next state Supreme Court justice. In 2006, David was elected to the Macomb County Circuit Court where he served as chief judge.  Before becoming a judge, David worked […]

Joe Viviano Named 2012 Super Lawyers Rising Star

Joseph E. Viviano, managing partner of Viviano Law, has been named to the Michigan ‘Rising Stars’ list as one of the top up-and-coming lawyers by Super Lawyers.  This is the second consecutive year that Viviano has been named to the list.  Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of attorneys in the state receive this […]

David Viviano Named Chief Judge

On November 17, 2011, the Michigan Supreme Court appointed the founding member of Viviano Law, David Viviano, as Chief Judge of the Macomb County Circuit and Probate Courts.  We are very proud of David and know he will do an outstanding job.

Viviano Law and Moore Penna Obtain $1.6 Million Jury Verdict

Joseph E. Viviano, managing partner of Viviano Law, was co-counsel on a legal team with Anthony Penna, of Moore Penna & Associates, for a leading Macomb County business family that was recently awarded a $1.6 million judgment jury verdict against a Novi-based computer software company.  The trial lasted seven days.  With interest, the award exceeds $2 million.  You can read more […]