Andrey Tomkiw Joins Dinsmore’s Michigan Office

June 8, 2017News Releases

Prominent labor and employment attorney was recently elected to the Executive Council of the Labor and Employment Law Section of the State Bar of Michigan

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP has bolstered its presence in Metro Detroit with the addition of Andrey Tomkiw to the firm. A partner in the Labor and Employment Department, Tomkiw is a highly regarded attorney who will expand Dinsmore’s services in Troy.

Tomkiw counsels business owners on a range of issues including litigation avoidance, wage and hour, general corporate matters, and sophisticated employee relations. His extensive litigation experience includes sophisticated employment defense litigation, non-compete enforcement, shareholder dispute litigation, and other complex employment matters. He has represented business owners in front of numerous state and federal agencies, including the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, National Labor Relations Board, Unemployment Insurance Agency and the Department of Labor. Prior to joining Dinsmore, Tomkiw was the managing member of Tomkiw Mackewich, plc, a Royal Oak-based business boutique law firm.

“The addition of Andrey Tomkiw to Dinsmore is a significant step forward for our continued growth in Michigan,” said Mark Schneider, Michigan Office Managing Partner. “Many other large firms in the Detroit area were courting Andrey and we are thrilled he selected Dinsmore. Andrey’s decision speaks volumes about Dinsmore’s reputation and platform for growth.”

Tomkiw has been named a top attorney in the state of Michigan for eight consecutive years by Super Lawyers Magazine and holds an AVVO 10/10 Superb Rating, which reviews reputation, years in practice, disciplinary history, professional achievements and industry recognition. In addition to his professional achievements, Tomkiw is an active member of the Royal Oak business community, where he has served on a number of local boards and organizations, including two terms as President of the Royal Oak Chamber of Commerce.

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP is one of the largest national firms with a presence in Detroit and was recently ranked 129 on the American Lawyer 200 list of top grossing firms in the U.S.

“I’m excited to join a firm as well-respected as Dinsmore,” said Tomkiw. “I spoke with several firms but Dinsmore was clearly the best fit. The addition of my practice to Dinsmore’s plan for growth gives our firm increased visibility and opportunities to better serve our clients.”

Tomkiw holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in biology and chemistry and earned his J.D. from Wayne State University Law School.