Thomas W. Werner has been promoted to shareholder at the Southfield-based law firm of Maddin, Hauser, Roth & Heller PC.
Werner practices include commercial litigation, insurance coverage, and defense of product liability actions. He is admitted to practice before all courts in the State of Michigan, and before the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern District of Michigan, the Western District of Michigan, the Western District of Pennsylvania, and the Northern District of Indiana.
He also served as clerk to the City of Bloomington legal department, where he aided in municipal litigation before multiple courts, including the Indiana Supreme Court.
Werner, of West Bloomfield, earned his Bachelor of Science in political science and creative writing from Eastern Michigan University and his juris doctor from the Indiana University School of Law in Bloomington, Ind., where he served as an editor to the Federal Communications Law Journal.