Matthew H. Letzmann

Areas of Practice

  • Automotive Supply Chain Counseling
  • Business and Commercial Litigation
  • Warranty and Recall Litigation and Risk Management

Matthew Letzmann has extensive experience in business and commercial litigation with a specialization in complex commercial disputes and automotive supply chain counseling.  He has represented Tier I and Tier II suppliers in a wide variety of contract and cost recovery matters.  Mr. Letzmann frequently works closely with supplier clients to assist and evaluate root cause investigations to assess risk and limit exposure. 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 I and Tier II suppliers in hundreds of automotive supply chain disputes
  • Counseling clients in automotive warranty and recall cases and cost recovery claims
  • Successfully obtained injunctive relief for numerous clients to protect supply and critical business relationships
  • Representation of clients in numerous high stakes industrial machinery warranty matters
  • Advised supplier clients through material shortages and pricing disputes

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, 2013-2021

Speaking Engagements

  • “Recalls: Navigating the New Normal” 2016 OESA
  • “Warranty: Terms, Trends and Best Practices in Complicated Times” 2017 OESA
  • OESA Cost Recovery Claims: “Discipline Drives Fairness” 2019 OESA

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

Past Employment Positions

  • Litigation Associate, Butzel Long
Specialists in High-Stakes Litigation, Bankruptcy and Supply Chain Counseling.
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