Jay W. Belle Isle

Before becoming LegalReader's Editor-in-Chief, Jay W. Belle Isle worked as a freelance copywriter with clients on four continents. Jay has a degree in Business Administration from Cleary University and a Juris Doctor from Thomas M. Cooley Law School. Jay has also worked as a contracts administrator for a DOD contractor specializing in vehicle armor.



Brian McKeen and McKeen & Associates Recognized for Supporting Children of Vietnam

The D.O.V.E. (Development of Vietnam Endeavors) Fund, whose mission is to provide humanitarian and development assistance to areas of Vietnam, recently recognized Brian McKeen and McKeen & Associates, for its steadfast support of the children of Vietnam.  The D.O.V.E. Fund Board of Trustees acknowledged McKeen and McKeen & Associates on its 20th anniversary with a





Decision Paves the Way for Trial in Petersburgh, New York Water Contamination Case

Plaintiff attorneys Weitz & Luxenberg are applauding a New York Supreme Court judge’s decision against Taconic Plastics denying summary judgment and clearing the way for New York’s first certified class action case involving perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) water contamination to go to trial. The lawsuit alleges that the release of PFOA from Taconic’s manufacturing facility contaminated


Michigan Auto Law Expands West Michigan Operations

Michigan Auto Law is pleased to announce the grand opening of its new location in Grand Rapids. The new and expanded offices are located at 212 Grandville Ave. SW, Suite 105.  Michigan Auto Law, the state’s largest auto accident law firm has five locations throughout the state. It has outgrown its West Michigan office space


Maddin, Hauser, Roth & Heller, P.C. Adds Associate Collin D. Dickey

Maddin, Hauser, Roth & Heller, P.C., is pleased to announce that Collin D. Dickey has joined the firm as an associate in the Estate Planning and Probate, and Tax practice groups. The announcement was made by the firm’s President and CEO, Steven D. Sallen. “Collin’s expertise, unique approach, and methods for engaging clients will increase