Government and Public Affairs Division

Navigating Government

Never has the labyrinth of federal, state and local laws been more pervasive or complex. At Ottenwess Law, our team is unsurpassed in providing our clients the counsel they need to successfully navigate these treacherous legal shores.

We provide government relations advice and representation to all sectors, serving a diverse clientele from small businesses and professional practices to major corporations and medical systems, in Michigan and nationwide.

Our accomplished lawyers hold significant positions with state and local entities.  Matthew A. Schenk, has extensive local government experience having served in Executive leadership positions within both Wayne County and the City of Detroit, including the Detroit Water & Sewerage Department. Our managing partner, David M. Ottenwess, similarly can provide expertise in government relations. Partner Stephanie P. Ottenwess possesses extensive experience meeting the legal needs of healthcare providers, including regulatory matters from CMS and HIPAA compliance to licensing and accreditation.

Governmental Advocacy And Healthcare Law Attorneys

Our Michigan government relations attorneys help clients anticipate and address complex obstacles in all dealings with governmental officials and agencies, from managing difficult delays and bureaucratic indifference to adverse regulatory actions and litigation.

Contact us today to arrange a consultation with one of our Detroit-based attorneys.