Adam Kessler Joins Jaffe (Monday, January 18, 2016)

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., January 18, 2016 - Adam M. Kessler has joined Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss, P.C., as an associate in the Firm's commercial litigation practice group. Jaffe CEO William Sider made the announcement.

As an associate in Jaffe's commercial litigation practice group, Kessler will focus not just in all aspects of litigation, but also estate planning, real estate, business planning and general corporate matters. Prior to joining Jaffe, Adam served as a judicial intern for Judge Bernard Friedman of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan, where he was a member of the judicial team that heard DeBoer v. Snyder - Michigan's landmark gay marriage trial.

Kessler also previously spent five years with Ford Motor Company, where he worked as a financial controller in the product development group. Additionally, he served as an internal auditor in the general counsel's office, where he focused on matters related to the company's pension assets, Ford Motor Credit Company and Ford Treasury.

Adam earned his Bachelor of Science in business - majoring in finance real-estate, entrepreneurship, and operations and supply chain management from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University. He is a graduate of the Wayne State University Law School where he was recognized as a dean's scholar for high academic achievement.