Epstein Becker Green Welcomes Employee Benefits Attorney Christopher A. McMicanSeptember 7, 2016
DETROIT, MI (September 7, 2016) – Epstein Becker Green (EBG) is pleased to announce the addition of Christopher A. McMican, a well-known and respected employee benefits attorney, as a Member of the Firm in the Employee Benefits practice, in the firm’s Detroit and Chicago offices.
Mr. McMican has experience in virtually all aspects of employee benefits law and is widely recognized as one of the top attorneys in his field. He focuses on assisting and advising employers with such issues as compliance with the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (“ERISA”), retirement plans, health and welfare plans, executive compensation, fiduciary matters, phantom and equity plans, stock options and all elements of the compensation package, as well as estate planning and corporate matters. Mr. McMican also prepares plans and works with clients on documentary compliance and plan operational issues, including those related to changes in the law. He has led the employee benefits portion of a $550 million international corporate transaction as well as various other transactions allowing clients to acquire or divest entities and divisions.
“We are thrilled to welcome Chris to our growing benefits team,” said David W. Garland, Chair of the firm's National Labor and Employment Steering Committee. “His vast employee benefits experience enhances the benefits-related services we provide to our clients across the country.”
Before joining EBG, Mr. McMican was a Principal at a law firm based in Detroit and Chicago, where he served as a member of the Employee Benefits Group.
Mr. McMican has been ranked by Chambers USA in Michigan for Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation (2007-2016), selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America in Employee Benefits Law (2007-2016), and selected to the Michigan Super Lawyers list in Employee Benefits/ERISA (2009-2016).
“I look forward to the opportunity to serve a broader array of clients on a national basis at a firm with an excellent reputation for providing superior client service,” said Mr. McMican.
About Epstein Becker Green
Epstein Becker & Green, P.C., is a national law firm with a primary focus on health care and life sciences; employment, labor, and workforce management; and litigation and business disputes. Founded in 1973 as an industry-focused firm, Epstein Becker Green has decades of experience serving clients in health care, financial services, retail, hospitality, and technology, among other industries, representing entities from startups to Fortune 100 companies. Operating in offices throughout the U.S. and supporting clients in the U.S. and abroad, the firm’s attorneys are committed to uncompromising client service and legal excellence. For more information, visit www.ebglaw.com.