Deborah Brouwer, a partner at Detroit-based management labor and employment law firm Nemeth Law PC, has been elected chair of the board of directors of Assured Family Services, formerly known as the Juvenile Assessment Center.
Brouwer practices exclusively in labor and employment law, with particular experience in the defense of lawsuits against employers, including claims of race, age, religion, national origin, gender and disability discrimination, harassment and retaliation, as well as non-competition suits.
Assured Family Services is a Wayne County-based mental health organization providing assessment, counseling, drug screening and psychological services to youth and their families, in the juvenile justice system and Detroit schools. Brouwer, of Huntington Woods, has served as a board member since 2011.
She earned her Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts from the University of Michigan and a juris doctor from Wayne State University School of Law.