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Gary L. Field

glfield@fieldlawgroup.com
(517) 913-5102

Gary L. Field

Mr. Field obtained his BA degree from Andrews University in 1974, graduating with Academic Distinction and High Honors. He graduated magna cum laude from the University of Illinois College of Law, in 1984, earning the distinction of the Order of the Coif. In 1986 to 1987, Gary clerked for Chief Judge Robert J. Danhof of the Michigan Court of Appeals. In 1995, he helped found the Appellate Practice Section of the Michigan State Bar and served as its Chairperson from 1999 to 2000. Gary has practiced in the area of public utility law since 1987, with a transition to representation of competitive providers beginning in 2001.

Gary A. Gensch, Jr.

gagensch@fieldlawgroup.com
(517) 913-5103

Gary A. Gensch, Jr.

Mr. Gensch graduated in 1997 from Western Michigan University with a Bachelor of Arts in English. He obtained his juris doctorate from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, graduating summa cum laude in January of 2004. During law school, Mr. Gensch clerked for Loomis, Ewert, Parsley, Davis & Gotting, P.C., a public utility law firm in Lansing. Upon graduation, the firm hired Mr. Gensch as an associate attorney, where he remained until leaving in 2005 to help found the Field Law Group, PLLC. In January 2010, Mr. Gensch became a principal in the Field Law Group.

Hai Jiang

hjiang@fieldlawgroup.com
(517) 913-5101

Hai Jiang

Mr. Jiang completed his undergraduate studies at Renmin (People’s) University of China in Beijing. Hai (pronounced “hi”) graduated magna cum laude from the Detroit College of Law at Michigan State University in 2003. During law school he interned at the Wayne County Prosecutor’s Office and clerked for Judge Suhrheinrich of the United States 6th Circuit Court of Appeals. While in law school, Hai also worked as a law clerk for Loomis, Ewert, Parsley, Davis & Gotting, P.C., a public utility law firm. Upon graduation, the firm hired Hai as an associate attorney, where he remained until leaving in 2005 to help start the Field Law Group, PLLC.

Norman C. Witte

ncwitte@wittelaw.com
(517) 913-5104

Norman C. Witte

Mr. Witte is the principal attorney of Witte Law Offices and provides significant services to the Field Law Group, PLLC in an “Of Counsel” capacity. His primary areas of practice are commercial litigation, telecommunications law and bankruptcy. Mr. Witte graduated from Michigan State University with a degree in International Relations in 1984 and graduated cum laude from Wayne State University Law School in 1987. In 1992 to 1993, Norm clerked for Honorable Jo Ann Stevenson, Judge of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in the Western District of Michigan.



jrliskey@fieldlawgroup.com
(517) 913-5105

John R. Liskey

Mr. Liskey joined the Field Law Group as an “Of Counsel” member after several years as an Assistant Attorney General in the Special Litigation Division of the Michigan Attorney General’s office. During his service with the AG, John was recognized for his authorship of an Amicus Curie brief submitted to the U.S. Supreme Court and cosigned by 35 state attorney’s general. At the AG’s office, John’s primary focus was on utility law matters. Prior to the Attorney General’s Office, John worked in the private sector serving as an executive in the telecommunications industry, John was instrumental in pioneering work on the first high-speed cable modem in 1994 when he was manager of an East Lansing, Michigan cable system.

Joy L. White

jlwitte@wittelaw.com
(517) 230-8742

Joy L. Witte

Joy L. Witte practices in the areas of general litigation, landlord/tenant relations and workers compensation. Ms. Witte graduated from Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan with a Bachelor of Arts in English in 1981. She obtained her law degree from Wayne State University in 1985. Ms. Witte formerly served as a Worker’s Compensation Appellate Commissioner for the state of Michigan. She held this gubernatorial appointment from 1993 to 2003. Prior to her service on the Appellate Commission, she practiced at the firms of Plunkett Cooney, PC and Rhoades McKee, PC. She currently serves on the Board of Lansing Christian School.

Matthew J. Stephens

mjstephens@fieldlawgroup.com
(517) 913-5107

Matthew J. Stephens

Mr. Stephens obtained his Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy from the University of Michigan, graduating with Highest Honors in 2007. During law school, Mr. Stephens interned for the honorable Gerald Lostracco at the 35th Circuit Court in Shiawassee County, Michigan and subsequently clerked for affiliated law firms Field Law Group  and Witte Law Offices. In May of 2010, Mr. Stephens graduated magna cum laude from Michigan State University College of Law in May 2010. He was admitted to the State Bar of Michigan in November of 2010.

Michelle Allswede

mmallswede@wittelaw.com
(517) 913-5106

Michelle Allswede

Michele Allswede provides paralegal support to the Witte Law Offices and the Field Law Group.