Detroit, MI - WSHB is thrilled to announce the opening of its newest office in Detroit, Michigan! Led by partner Michael Spinazzola, this expansion marks a significant milestone in our firm's continued growth and commitment to providing exceptional legal representation to clients in Detroit and the surrounding locales. The Michigan office is the 36th office location for WSHB.
“WSHB’s Detroit office will allow the firm to better serve clients in the Great Lakes region, particularly in the areas of insurance coverage, litigation and regulatory compliance,” said firmwide managing partner Stewart Reid. “With Mike at the helm, our clients can expect the same level of exceptional service, commitment to quality, and expertise that has made WSHB one of the most respected law firms in the nation.”
Spinazzola is well known to WSHB clients, having previously worked as a partner in the firm’s Chicago office. A proven and accomplished attorney with well over a decade of experience, Mike is well regarded for his handling of complex insurance coverage issues and litigation related to first and third-party insurance, including the interpretation of policy provisions and exclusions, quantum disputes, hurricane catastrophes, bad faith, and extra-contractual claims.
"The opportunity to grow WSHB with the opening of the Detroit office is an amazing opportunity that I am excited to embark upon," stated Spinazzola. "I am honored to be a part of this outstanding firm and look forward to this new challenge as we grow our practice in Michigan."
Mike's expertise also encompasses negotiating contracts, regulatory and contractual compliance, and litigation management. He is an excellent litigator and litigation manager who employs a strategic approach to resolving claims and protecting our client's interests. He has significant experience collaborating and presenting to various stakeholders, from entry-level through c-suite. Mike is particularly adept at the successful management of legal and business exposure while delivering high-quality legal services and counsel to business colleagues and clients. In his previous experience, Mike served as the managing director of a third-party administrator in the Lloyd’s of London Market.