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2017 Silver Service Provider Member

BodmanBodman law firm is best known for providing sophisticated, creative and practical solutions to some of the region’s most successful companies and wealthiest individuals on a broad range of issues. The firm’s Emerging Companies and Venture Capital practice assists venture capital funds and angel investors who are looking to invest in and partner with promising companies. As business advisors, Bodman attorneys can provide emerging companies with pragmatic, down-to-earth advice that is aimed to place clients in the best position for future success.

The firm is also a long-time active participant in Michigan’s venture capital and entrepreneurial community.  “Our involvement with the Michigan Venture Capital Association, Ann Arbor SPARK, Automation Alley, and the University of Michigan Center for Entrepreneurship, among other active startup-focused groups, allows us to meet – and positions us to help – young companies, to leverage the resources and capital connections they need to succeed,” says Timothy Damschroder, member and co-chair of Bodman’s Emerging Companies and Venture Capital practice.

Tim Damschroder, Bodman

Tim Damschroder, Bodman



For many years, Bodman has provided pro bono legal advice to the MVCA as part of its commitment to the Michigan venture and entrepreneurial community.  “The contribution Bodman has made to MVCA through its expert legal advice has been invaluable to our executive staff and board members as we’ve weighed strategic questions connected to our organizational structure, legislative actions, and talent programs, said Maureen Miller Brosnan, executive director of MVCA.  “Service providers like Bodman, who are generous with their time and expertise, are part of what makes our community thrive.”

Each year, the MVCA Membership Committee and MVCA Board of Directors extend a limited number of invitations to a carefully curated selection of professional service firms.  These are elite organizations who have been identified by MVCA as being valuable partners within the entrepreneurial and investment community.

MVCA and its membership are grateful to our valued 2017 Service Provider Members and thank Bodman for its involvement in the Michigan entrepreneurial and investment community!

About 2017 Service Provider Membership

As a Silver Service Provider Member, Bodman receives exclusive access to MVCA events, brand exposure on and at MVCA events, and premium ad placement in the two most sought after resources for the entrepreneurial and investment community in Michigan, the MVCA Annual Research Report and Landscape Guide and much more!  The number of service provider members is capped by MVCA to guarantee sector exclusivity and access to the MVCA membership, providing superior relationship building opportunities.  To explore the levels of MVCA Service Provider Membership available, please visit our benefits page.

Posted January 1, 2017 in Member Feature | MEMBER NEWS