Larry E. Powe


Phone: 248-519-4123

Larry Powe serves as Of Counsel to Hladik, Onorato & Federman, LLP.  Larry practices in the areas of estate planning; asset preservation; wills and trusts; probate proceedings; corporate governance and planning; mergers and acquisitions; business consulting, financial transactions and commercial loan documentation; non-profit corporations and governance; homeowner associations; commercial and industrial real estate transactions and leasing; business entities (corporations, limited liability companies, shareholder transactions and agreements); corporations and limited liability companies; sales and acquisitions of business operations; commercial and industrial real estate transactions and leasing; ad valorem tax tribunal appeals; insolvency of financial institutions; outside legal counsel (Michigan) for the insurer of deposits for financial institutions, nationally; outside Michigan legal counsel for a statewide, publicly-traded utility company; commercial lending; retail and industrial rental transactions and developed office, commercial and industrial leases for use by both landlords and tenants; municipal taxation appeals; platted and unplatted parcel splits; easement and access issues, rights-of-way, and shared use; tax sales; financial transactions and commercial loan documentation; judicial and non-judicial mortgage foreclosure; loan workouts, lender liability; director and officer liability (errors and omissions); blanket bond (employee defalcation) litigation; bankruptcy secured creditor litigation; construction litigation, construction lien law and foreclosure; public construction bond surety litigation.

Larry received his undergraduate degree from Wayne State University in 1970, with a B.A. in the College of Liberal Arts.  He received his Juris Doctorate degree from the Wayne State University School of Law in 1973.

Larry is admitted to the State Bar of Michigan, the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Michigan and the Northern District of Ohio, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit.

Larry is a member of the American Bar Association, Michigan State Bar Foundation, Fellow, Detroit Metropolitan Bar Association, Federal Bar Association, Michigan Bar Association, Michigan Defense Trial Counsel, Macomb County Bar Association, Oakland County Bar Association, Financial and Estate Planning Council of Macomb, Inc.

Larry served on the State Bar of Michigan Board of Commissioners from 1982-1984; and as the Young Lawyers Section Chairperson for 1982-1983.  Larry served in the American Bar Association House of Delegates from 1980-1984, and as the District Representative, Executive Council, Young Lawyers Division for 1979-1980.  He also served the legal community as; Chairperson of the Continuing Legal Education Board from 1981 – 1983.

Larry is also a Michigan State Bar Foundation, Sustaining Fellow, from 1984 through the present, and a recognized Michigan Super Lawyer, 2020

Larry also actively participates as a mediator in the areas of alternative dispute resolution, serving as an Evaluator, Complex civil litigation, Neutral, Macomb County Circuit Court, 1995 to the present, Oakland County Circuit Court, 2017 to date, Wayne County Mediation Tribunal (Circuit and Federal Courts), 2017 to date, Independent mediator, facilitator, and case evaluator, civil litigation and business transactions, retained to act by all parties, 2015 to date

Larry has been actively involved in this community, serving as: a member of the Detroit Rotary Club, Speakers Program Chairperson, 2003-2004; Member, Board of Directors; President, 2009-2010; Paul Harris Fellow (Sapphire); Trustee, Detroit Rotary Foundation, 2010–2013; Primary Contact, Vocational Training Team Global Grant Exchange between Australia and United States/Canada, 2014.  Mount Clemens Rotary Club, 1977 – 2002; Director, 1987-1989; President, 1993-1994; Paul Harris Fellow; President, Mount Clemens Rotary Foundation, 1994-1995; Easter Seals Society – Michigan, Member, Board of Directors, 1989-1993; 1995-1998, Troy Chamber of Commerce, 2015 – present; Chairperson, Business Development Group; Leadership Enrichment Forum; Presenter, Non-Profit Corporations; Young Professionals Mentor, 2017–present, The Anton Art Center, Mount Clemens, Michigan, Member, Board of Trustees, 1995-1997; 2009-2015; Volunteer, 2015–present; Co-Chairperson, Kresge Foundation/Van Dusen Endowment Challenge.

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