DETROIT, Dec. 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Patrick A. Karbowski, a member in the Detroit office of McDonald Hopkins, has been elected to the Fellowship of the American College of Real Estate Lawyers (ACREL), a premier organization of U.S. real estate lawyers who are elected to fellowship for their outstanding legal ability, experience, and high standards of professional and ethical conduct in the practice of real estate law.
Karbowski has more than 25 years of experience practicing business and real estate law. His expertise covers a wide spectrum of complex real estate transactions and litigation involving real estate sales, acquisitions, development, title insurance, leasing, lending, property taxes, foreclosures, and workouts.
Karbowski was designated "Lawyer of the Year" in Detroit for Litigation - Real Estate and Real Estate Law by Best Lawyers in America (2014-2015). A past chairperson of the Real Property Law Section of the State Bar of Michigan, Karbowski was awarded the C. Robert Wartell Distinguished Service Award for exemplary contributions to the Section over an extended period of time. He is an ex officio member of the Section's governing Council and serves on many of its committees, including as chair of the Pro Bono Committee.
A Leadership Oakland alumnus, Karbowski has served on the boards of several community organizations. He has also served as an adjunct professor of law teaching real estate transactions at the Ave Maria School of Law, and is on the real estate advisory board for the Institute of Continuing Legal Education.
A frequent author and lecturer on real estate topics for professional and industry organizations, Karbowski has been selected for inclusion in Best Lawyers in America, Chambers USA, and Super Lawyers for real estate.
Karbowski graduated cum laude from the Wayne State University School of Law and earned a Bachelor of Science degree, cum laude, from Central Michigan University.
About McDonald Hopkins
Founded in 1930, McDonald Hopkins is a business advisory and advocacy law firm with locations in Chicago, Cleveland, Columbus, Detroit, Miami, and West Palm Beach. Our subsidiary, McDonald Hopkins Government Strategies LLC, is based in Washington, D.C. and led by former Congressman Steven LaTourette. McDonald Hopkins Government Strategies is not a law firm and does not provide legal services. For more information about McDonald Hopkins, visit mcdonaldhopkins.com.
Deborah W. Kelm
McDonald Hopkins LLC
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