Steve Edison of Law Weathers Named President-Elect for West Michigan ALA
GRAND RAPIDS, MI, April 30, 2012 — Law Weathers is pleased to announce that Steve Edison will serve as President-Elect of the West Michigan Association of Legal Administrators (WMALA), effective June 1, 2012.
Steve joined Law Weathers in May 2011 as Chief Operating Officer, providing extensive experience in finance and administration. He has worked as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and also served executive administrative and finance functions in both nonprofit and for-profit enterprises.
As a Grand Rapids native and past Michigan chapter president of the Association for Accounting Administration (AAA), Steve looks forward to lending his experience to the region’s legal profession. “With a business perspective from both private and nonprofit enterprises as well as public sector service, I hope my diverse experience will add additional value to an already strong organization,” he said.
Steve is also the former mayor of East Grand Rapids, where he resides with his wife and two daughters. “He is in his second term on the East Grand Rapids Board of Education, currently serving as Secretary.”
WMALA was formed to provide support to professionals involved in the management of law firms, corporate legal departments, and government legal agencies. They offer monthly educational programs, member networking opportunities and resources. For more information on WMALA chapter leadership and mission, visit the website at www.wmala.org.
About Law Weathers
Law Weathers provides legal counsel and representation to businesses, individuals and local governments. Founded in 1868, the firm’s distinguished alumni include former President Gerald R. Ford, Philip Buchen (White House Legal Counsel to the Ford Administration), and Julius Amberg (counsel to World War II-era Secretary of War Henry Stimson). Law Weathers has been recognized by Corporate Board Member magazine as one of the top corporate law firms in its area, and by the Michigan Business & Professional Association as one of “West Michigan’s 101 Best and Brightest Places To Work For.” Visit www.lawweathers.com for more information or call 616.459.1171.