DETROIT — James E. Stewart has joined Honigman Miller Schwartz and Cohn LLP as a partner in the firm’s litigation department. He brings to Honigman more than 30 years of experience in media law, intellectual property, and commercial litigation.
Throughout his career, Stewart has handled numerous high-profile litigation matters for multinational corporations and Fortune 100 companies. He has a national reputation in media law and recently served as the executive committee president for the National Defense Counsel section of the Media Law Resource Center. In addition, he has extensive experience in breach of confidentiality provisions and trade secret misappropriations, particularly representing automotive suppliers.
Stewart has been honored in Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, in Best Lawyers in America, in Michigan Super Lawyers and in DBusiness’ “Top Lawyers.”
He earned a JD from the University of Michigan Law School and a BS from the United States Military Academy.
Stewart joins Honigman from Thompson & Knight LLP in Bloomfield Hills and was previously with Butzel Long, where he led the media law practice and at one time served as chair of its litigation department.