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July 22, 2020Press Release

Michael Best Elects Six Attorneys to Partnership

Michael Best is pleased to announce six attorneys have been promoted to the firm’s partnership. The newly named partners are as follows: David E. Cline, David M. DiGiacomo, Daniel J. Gawronski, Nicholas J. Herdrich, Tanya M. Salman, and Kevin J.T. Terry.

David E. Cline (Broomfield) is a member of the Corporate Practice Group and Venture Best® team. Cline focuses on counseling high-growth companies and investment entities in a variety of industries on mergers and acquisitions, raising or investing capital, structuring and restructuring, governance, and succession and intergenerational planning. Cline earned his J.D. from the University of Colorado School of Law and his B.A. from Loyola Marymount University.

David M. DiGiacomo (Broomfield) is a member of the Corporate Practice Group, co-leader of the firm’s Cannabis Industry Team, and a member of the Venture Best® team. DiGiacomo helps start-up and early growth companies navigate entity formation, corporate finance, contract negotiations, compliance, investment and capital, mergers and acquisitions, real estate, and other transactional matters. DiGiacomo earned his J.D. from the University of Colorado School of Law and both his M.B.A and B.A. from the University of Colorado at Boulder.

Daniel J. Gawronski (Milwaukee) is member of the Corporate Practice Group and Venture Best® team who advises corporate clients of all sizes and brings a broad range of experience to his practice in corporate law, including early-stage planning and formation, venture capital and angel fundraising, commercial licensing and contracting, and mergers and acquisitions. Gawronski earned his J.D., cum laude, from the University of Wisconsin Law School and his B.A., cum laude, from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.

Nicholas J. Herdrich (Madison) is a member of the firm’s Corporate Practice Group and Venture Best® team. Herdrich advises clients on a variety of corporate issues including mergers and acquisitions, venture capital financings, securities, and other transactional matters involving start-up, emerging businesses, and investment funds. Herdrich earned his J.D., summa cum laude, from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and his B.B.A. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Tanya M. Salman (Madison) is a member of Michael Best’s Litigation Practice Group. She counsels clients on a wide array of complex business litigation matters, including disputes over contracts, business torts, real estate, and trademark infringement. Salman earned her J.D. from the University of Wisconsin Law School and her B.A. from the University of Michigan.

Kevin J.T. Terry (Milwaukee) is a member of the Labor & Employment Relations Practice Group. Terry litigates and provides counsel on all aspects of employer-employee relationships, with expertise in issues related to the National Labor Relations Act, including union organizing and unfair labor practices brought by or against labor organizations, NLRB proceedings, and arbitrations. Terry earned his J.D. from Marquette University Law School and his B.A. from the University of Minnesota.

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