Jennifer Grieco of Altior Law in Birmingham has been awarded the Evelyn Forrest Respected Advocate Award from the Women’s Bar Association and the Earl J. Cline and Sherwin Schreier Award for Excellence from the State Bar of Michigan’s Negligence Section.
The Evelyn Forrest Respected Advocate Award was named after the inaugural president of the Women’s Bar Association. It is given annually to a woman in the legal profession who best serves and represents her clients.
The Earl J. Cline and Sherwin Schreier Award for Excellence recognizes a judge, justice, or attorney for his or her skill in the field of negligence law and dispute resolution.
Grieco began her legal career working on construction defect litigation on behalf of homeowner, tenants, and businesses. From there, she turned her attention toward complex commercial litigation and specializing in business-related cases. She has worked at Altior since 2010.
“I am truly honored to be receiving these awards from two very distinguished organizations,” says Grieco. “I’m especially pleased to serve as a representative example of the great things that can be accomplished by women in the field of law and look forward to continuing to move our industry forward.”
Grieco is also the president of the State Bar of Michigan and serves as a member on the board of directors for Lakeshore Legal Aid.
Altior is a business law firm that represents business entities of all sizes in commercial litigation issues. It also has an office in Las Vegas and specializes in complex probate litigation, real estate litigation, and accounting and legal malpractice.