Paul F. Bohn

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Partner
Location:
Northville, Michigan
Phone:
888-674-1189
248-468-4536
Fax:
248-380-3434
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Paul Bohn is a leading practitioner in urban redevelopment, Brownfield development, environmental regulatory matters, land use and construction litigation. He also provides advice to municipal governments on various land use and redevelopment projects.

Paul practiced with Dykema Gossett from 1988-1995 before starting this firm in 1995. He is a 1988 graduate of the University of Oregon Law School, where he obtained a Certificate of Completion for Environmental Law Curriculum and received his (B.G.S.+) undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan School of Natural Resources, awarded in 1985.  Paul is currently Board Chairman of the Livonia Chamber of Commerce, a Board Member of Boys Hope Girls Hope, and a member of the Environmental Council and National Brownfields Association.  He is former Chairman of the Board of Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan, former Chair of the Michigan Bar's Natural Resources and Wetlands Committee and a former Board Member of Stiggy's Dogs.  Paul is also an alumnus of Leadership Oakland.

You can find Paul gardening at home with his rescue dog, Lily; or riding a motorcycle through the woods, around a track, or cross-country with his favorite destination being the Canadian Maritimes. 

Areas of Practice

  • Real Estate
  • Environmental Law
  • Municipal Law
  • Construction Law

Bar Admissions

  • Michigan, 1988
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan, 1988

Education

  • University of Oregon School of Law, Eugene, Oregon
    • J.D. - 1988
    • Honors: Certificate of Completion for Environmental Law Curriculum
    • Honors: National Moot Court Team
  • University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    • B.A. - 1985
    • Honors: Natural Resources Awarded in 1985
    • Major: Michigan School of Natural Resources

Honors and Awards

  • AV Preeminent Rating, Martindale-Hubbell, 2002 - present
  • Michigan Super Lawyer, 2010 - present
  • Best Lawyers in America, 2012 - present
  • DBusiness Magazine Top Lawyer, 2017 - present
  • Crain's Detroit Business Top Attorneys in Michigan, 2014 - present

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Livonia Chamber of Commerce, Board of Directors, 2016 - Present
  • Livonia Chamber of Commerce, Board Chairman, 2019 - Present
  • National Brownfields Association, 2001 - Present
  • Michigan Bar's Natural Resources, Former Chair, Wetland's Committee, 1994 - 2000
  • Boys Hope Girls Hope, Board Member, 2016 - Present
  • Leadership Oakland, Alumni
  • Board of Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan, Board Member, 1996 - 2006
  • Board of Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan, Former Chairman of the Board, 2004 - 2006
  • Stiggy's Dogs, Former Board Member
  • Michigan Environmental Council, 2001 - Present