Attorney Jonathan Neal Jilek served to the Honorable Richard Ryan Lamb of the 9th Judicial Circuit as law clerk prior to entering private practice. He wrote articles in the Michigan Beverage Journal including, " Court of Appeals Rules Police Officers, Firefighters May Sue a Licensee" (2005) and "Michigan Court Re-Examines Obligations of Licensees in Dram Shop Cases" (2004). Attorney Jonathan Neal Jilek is recognized as a Rising Star by the Michigan Super Lawyers & Rising Stars listing for the third consecutive year where only 2.5 percent of all lawyers in Michigan are listed for this publication. In 2008, Jon Jilek was recognized as the Outstanding Young Lawyer of the Year by the Michigan State Bar. Jon focuses his profession in the area of representing individuals and entities with liquor license transfers, liquor liability, acquisitions and in liquor hearings and appeals.