Attorneys

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Amy Bachelder

Phone: (313) 496-9408
Fax: (313) 965-0268
Amy Bachelder joined the firm in 2008 after a long and distinguished career with the National Labor Relations Board. She worked for the Board for more than twenty-five years, starting in 1976 as a trial attorney and retiring in 2002 as Deputy Regiona… Read More
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Hope L. Calati

Phone: (248) 658-0805
Fax: (248) 658-0801
Hope Calati joined Sachs Waldman in 1999. She became the firm’s Managing Director in 2013. Ms. Calati’s practice is devoted to the representation of multiemployer fringe benefit funds and focuses on collection matters and regulatory compl… Read More
Hope's Practice Areas:  Labor and Employment Law, Employee Benefits
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Mary Ellen Gurewitz

Phone: (313) 496-9441
Fax: (313) 965-4602
Mary Ellen Gurewitz joined Sachs Waldman in 1979, became a shareholder in 1984, has served on its Board of Directors and is currently of counsel to the firm. Ms. Gurewitz represents labor organizations in both the private and public sectors. She repr… Read More
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Mami Kato

Phone: (313) 496-9420
Fax: (313) 965-4602
Mami Kato joined Sachs Waldman as Associate Attorney in April 2012, where her practice is devoted to the representation of labor organizations and related matters. Ms. Kato received her J.D. (cum laude) from Wayne State University Law School in May 2… Read More
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George H. Kruszewski

Phone: (248) 658-0807
Fax: (248) 658-0801
George Kruszewski joined Sachs Waldman in 1979 and became a shareholder in 1984. He is Chairperson of its Labor Division. Mr. Kruszewski’s practice is devoted to the representation of both public and private sector labor organizations in employ… Read More
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Andrew Nickelhoff

Phone: (313) 496-9429
Fax: (313) 965-4602
Andrew Nickelhoff joined Sachs Waldman in 1985 and became a shareholder in 1990. He is the Vice President of the firm and is a member of the Board of Directors. Mr. Nickelhoff practices in the areas of labor and employment law, employee benefits law,… Read More
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Joseph Pawlick

Phone: (248) 658-0806
Fax: (248) 658-0801
Joseph Pawlick began his career in Chicago, representing both labor organizations and multiemployer fringe benefit funds. After six years in the Windy City, he returned home to Michigan and joined Sachs Waldman in 2009 where his practice has been dev… Read More
Joseph's Practice Areas:  Labor and Employment Law, Employee Benefits
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Edmond Prifti

Phone: (248) 658-0798
Fax: (248) 658-0801
Edmond Prifti attended Oakland University where he graduated cum laude in May, 2003. He received his Juris Doctor (cum laude) from Thomas M. Cooley Law School in May, 2008. While attending Thomas M. Cooley Law School, Mr. Prifti served as Editor for… Read More
Edmond's Practice Areas:  Labor and Employment Law, Employee Benefits
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John R. Runyan

Phone: (313) 496-9435
Fax: (313) 965-4602
John R. Runyan joined Sachs Waldman in 1979 and became a shareholder in 1984. He has served as the firm’s Managing Director from 1997 to 2013. Mr. Runyan’s practice is devoted to the representation of both individuals and labor organizati… Read More
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Derek L. Watkins

Phone: (248) 658-0797
Fax: (248) 658-0801
Derek Watkins joined Sachs Waldman as an attorney in 2004 after working for the firm as a law clerk. He became a shareholder in 2010 and currently serves as a member of the Board of Directors and the Secretary of the firm. Mr. Watkins’ practice… Read More
Derek's Practice Areas:  Labor and Employment Law, Employee Benefits
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Marshall J. Widick

Phone: (313) 496-9472
Fax: (313) 965-4602
Marshall Widick joined Sachs Waldman in 1998, became a shareholder in 2004 and serves on its Board of Directors. His practice is devoted to the representation of labor organizations, both public and private sector, in employment related issues. He pr… Read More
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George T. Fishback

Phone: (313) 496-9414
Fax: (313) 965-4315
George Fishback is an active trial attorney with 25 years experience litigating personal injury cases. Since becoming a lawyer in 1979, he has successfully handled well over 100 civil jury trials involving serious personal injuries. He has obtained n… Read More
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Brian A. McKenna

Phone: (313) 496-9416
Fax: (313) 965-4315
Brian A. McKenna joined Sachs Waldman in 1993 and became a shareholder in 2000. He is a member of the firm’s Board of Directors. Mr. McKenna’s practice is devoted to representing injury victims, and claimants who are being denied insuranc… Read More
Brian's Practice Areas:  Personal Injury
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Barry P. Waldman

Phone: (313) 496-9411
Fax: (313) 965-4315
Barry Waldman joined the firm in 1967 as a law clerk for Theodore Sachs and became a shareholder in 1973. He has served as the firm’s president and is currently of counsel to the firm. Mr. Waldman started as a labor lawyer working with Theodore… Read More
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