Dickinson Wright PLLC is pleased to announce that Attorney Michelle Alamo (Member, Detroit) has been reappointed Chair of DRI’s Intellectual Property Litigation Committee. She was originally appointed Chair in 2016 and her second one-year term goes into effect on November 1, 2017.
Ms. Alamo is a Member in the firm’s Detroit office where she focuses her practice on intellectual property and patent litigation, complex commercial and business litigation, and eDiscovery. She counsels clients in a wide range of industries including automotive, insurance, telecommunications, technology, and construction. She also assists clients in litigation matters involving antitrust, trade secrets, RICO, False Claims Act, supplier contracts, tortious interference, business defamation, and more.

Ms. Alamo is a member of the Defense Research Institute (DRI), the State Bar of Michigan, the Federal Bar Association, the American Bar Association, and the Litigation Counsel of America. She is recognized as a leader in her field by Benchmark Litigation, Best Lawyers in America, National Academy of Jurisprudence (formerly the American Academy of Trial Attorneys), Michigan Super Lawyers, and Dbusiness Top Lawyers. She received her B.S.E.E. from Kettering University and her J.D. from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law.

DRI’s Intellectual Property Litigation Committee is dedicated to meeting member needs relating to substantive law issues in patent, trademark, copyright and trade secret litigation as well as professional and business development. The Committee will particularly focus on issues related to IP litigation and will provide the defense practitioner with the skills and tools needed to thrive in this competitive market. The Committee welcomes both full-time IP litigators as well as those whose practice includes IP litigation only on occasion. To learn more, please click here. View the press release on our website here.

Michelle’s practice includes patent infringement, antitrust, RICO, Federal false claims, ERISA, government investigations, class actions, and e-discovery matters involving the automotive, telephone, construction, and insurance industries.   Michelle’s unique expertise with Section 337 Investigations before the ITC includes successfully trying two Section 337 case to conclusion in 2014 along with her Dickinson Wright IP colleagues.  Michelle may be reached in our Detroit office at 313-223-3875.