Matthew H. Letzmann




Location: Birmingham, Michigan
Phone: 248-971-1722
Fax: 248-971-1801
Email: letzmann@bwst-law.com



Matthew Letzmann specializes in complex commercial litigation, automotive supply chain counseling, and product liability disputes. He has successfully counseled a broad range of clients, including some of the world's leading automotive suppliers, on complex UCC issues.  Mr. Letzmann has been named a "Rising Star" and "Super Lawyer" in business litigation by Michigan "Super Lawyers."  He is a graduate of Boston University School of Law (J.D., 2003).

 

Recent Experience Includes

 

• Representation of Tier 1 and Tier 2 suppliers in numerous high stakes automotive supply chain disputes
• National representation of leading tire manufacturer in catastrophic personal injury cases
• Representation and counseling of industrial material supplier in multi-million dollar commercial arbitration
• Successfully precluding expert testimony in numerous cases under Daubert and related standards
• Obtaining favorable resolutions in negotiation of contract and pricing terms on behalf of numerous automotive suppliers

 

Bar Admissions

 

• U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan
• U.S. District Court Western District of Michigan
• U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio
• U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit

 

Education, Professional Associations and Awards

 

• Boston University School of Law (J.D.Law Journal: International Law Journal, Note Editor 2003) Boston, Massachusetts
• University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan (B.A.1999)

• Member, State Bar of Michigan

• Rising Star in Business Litigation, Michigan Super Lawyers, 2012

• Super Lawyer, Business Litigation, Michigan Super Lawyers, 2013-2015

 

Past Employment Positions

 

• Litigation Associate, Butzel Long

 

Areas of Practice

 

• Automotive Supply Chain Counseling
• Product Liability Disputes