Howard and Howard, a full-service law firm with a national and international practice headquartered in Royal Oak, announced Jon D. Kreucher has been elected president and CEO of the firm.
“I’m honored and excited to be selected by my colleagues to lead our law firm as it begins its 153rd year in business,” says Kreucher. “On behalf of our entire team, I’d like to thank Mark Davis for his years of thoughtful leadership. I look forward to continuing Howard & Howard’s long-standing commitment to providing exceptional legal services to our clients and offering a collegial and rewarding culture for our attorneys and employees.”
Kreucher has practiced law for 30 years and has held positions at Fortune 100 companies and private law firms. He has been with Howard and Howard for 18 years and has worked across many practice groups.
He said his initial focus will include maintaining the effort to run the firm like a business, allowing attorneys to focus on clients, and be among the most highly compensated in the markets the firm serves.
He will emphasize and enable more utilization of technology along with improving the diversity of the firm’s teams and fostering and environment that embraces a range of perspectives on work-life balance.
“Jon is an accomplished attorney and leader who has made exceptional contributions to the firm and always delivered top-notch counsel to our clients. We’re confident that Howard & Howard will continue to thrive and succeed under his vision and leadership,” says Mark A. Davis, current president and CEO.