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Bar & Court Admissions

  • State Bar of Michigan

Education

Wayne State University Law School, J.D.

  • Associate Editor, The Wayne Law Review
  • Moot Court National Team Oralist

University of Michigan, B.A.

  • B.A. in Classical Civilization

Derek R. Boyd

Associate

Derek Boyd's practice focuses on commercial litigation, while providing support for the defense of medical malpractice actions, as well.

Prior to joining Kerr Russell, he represented physicians and hospitals in a wide variety of both medical malpractice and general negligence matters. He also worked for a "Big Three" automaker in its transfer pricing counsel group, helping establish and execute global tax strategy for its subsidiaries and ensuring compliance with statutory guidelines.

He graduated from Wayne State University Law School where he was Associate Editor of The Wayne Law Review and National Team Member of the Wayne State Moot Court Team, as well as a litigation supervisor and Board member of the Detroit Free Legal Aid Clinic.

  • Download our white paper “Negotiating Uncertainty: Legal Options for Manufacturers Confronting Tariffs" here.
  • Daniel Ferris and Derek Boyd's "Navigating Uncertainty: Legal Options for Manufacturers Confronting Tariffs" included in OESA News publication.
  • Michigan Lawyers Weekly publishes "Negotiating Uncertainty: Legal Options for Manufacturers Confronting Tariffs" by attorneys Daniel Ferris, Derek Boyd.

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