BIRMINGHAM, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--M. Alex Monahan and Maxwell Goss have joined the Birmingham law offices of Lippitt O’Keefe Gornbein, PLLC.
Monahan joins the firm as an associate attorney. His areas of expertise include business and corporate law, real estate law and commercial litigation. He is a graduate of Wayne State University Law School in Detroit, Michigan, and holds a bachelor’s degree from Michigan State University in East Lansing.
Monahan is a recipient of Wayne State’s Dean’s Scholar Award and also earned the University’s Bronze Key for academic excellence. He is a member of the American Bar Association, the State Bar of Michigan and the Oakland County Bar Association.
Maxwell Goss joins Lippitt O’Keefe Gornbein as Of-Counsel with extensive experience in business and intellectual property litigation. His practice focuses on trademark, trade secret, non-compete, business defamation and shareholder litigation.
Goss graduated with honors from Notre Dame Law School and is licensed to practice law in both Michigan and Texas. He holds a bachelor’s degree from Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, where he was a Presidential Scholar, and is a member of the Michigan Advisory Committee to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights and president of the Texas-Exes-Michigan Chapter.
“The addition of Messrs. Monahan and Goss further strengthens our highly experienced team of business lawyers and commercial litigators,” said Brian O’Keefe, a founding partner of the firm. “These are two high-energy attorneys who have dedicated their careers to providing creative and cost-effective legal counsel across a broad range of practice areas.”
Born in Rochester Hills, Michigan, Monahan currently lives in Royal Oak. Goss is a native of Charlevoix, Michigan, and now resides in Pleasant Ridge.
Based in southeastern Michigan, Lippitt O’Keefe Gornbein PLLC is a full-service law firm providing experienced, client-focused legal counsel and advocacy. Founded by Norman Lippitt and Brian O’Keefe, the firm’s legal team today includes Partners Henry Gornbein, Daniel J. McCarthy and Harvey R. Weingarden.
The firm’s areas of expertise include commercial and business litigation; business and corporate law; intellectual property law; civil litigation; divorce and family law; real estate law; personal asset and estate planning and protection; municipal law; bankruptcy law; appellate court practice; dispute resolution, and medical issues related to substance abuse.
Additional information is available at www.lippittokeefe.com.
Note to Editors: High resolution photos of Messrs. Monahan and Goss are available on request.