Detroit-based Butzel Long associate attorneys Laura E. Johnson and Roxana Zaha have been elected shareholders and will be based in the firm’s Bloomfield Hills office.
Johnson, of West Bloomfield, practices in the area of business and corporate law. She workes on the business law section of the State Bar of Michigan and is a member of the Federal Bar Association and the American Bar Association. She is admitted to practice in Michigan and New York.
Previously, Johnson worked as a law clerk in the office of the general counsel for DaimlerChrysler Financial Services Americas and also held several positions with Dearborn Federal Credit Union.
Johnson earned her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Michigan and her juris doctor from Michigan State University College of Law.
Zaha concentrates her practice in the area of commercial real estate. She is certified by the National Association of Development Companies. She also represents clients in residential real estate matters, including purchasing and selling residential property, drafting lease agreements and representing both landlords and tenants in lease disputes litigated in landlord-tenant court. She is a member of the State Bar of Michigan, the Federal Bar Association, and the American Bar Association.
Previously, Zaha worked as an assistant prosecuting attorney at the Oakland County Prosecutor’s Office.
Zaha, of Shelby Township, earned her Bachelor of Arts from Oakland University and her juris doctor from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law.