TIMOTHY M. KAUFMANN is an Associate Attorney with Vandeveer Garzia. He focuses on insurance defense, corporate law, international law, and bankruptcy law. He has represented insurers, reinsurers, and self-insured in workers compensation, first and third party automobile, errors and omissions, premises liability, employment, and corporate liability matters. Tim has represented banks and a number of private equity firms in both lending and special assets matters.
Tim Kaufmann also specializes in representing clients in all aspects of real estate law, including complex commercial leases (including multiple building corporate condominium plans), purchase agreements, land contracts, construction mortgages and subornation agreements.
Tim successfully represented banks, insurers, re-insurers, corporations, business owners and individuals in many litigation matters. He also advised businesses and business owners in the technology, food service, manufacturing and finance industries on entity formations, acquisitions, joint ventures, transactional matters, employment and general corporate governance issues.
Michigan State University, B.A., Political Science, 2007
Michigan State University College of Law, J.D., 2011
State Bar of Michigan 2011
United States District Court, Eastern District of Michigan 2012
United State District Court, Eastern District of Michigan Bankruptcy 2012
United States District Court, Northern District of Ohio 2017
Certified Civil Facilitative Mediator
State Bar of Michigan, International Law Section & Real Property Section
International Chamber of Commerce, Young Arbitrators Forum