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Ann Hollenbeck named Partner-in-Charge of Jones Day's Detroit Office

Ann Hollenbeck has been appointed Partner-in-Charge of Jones Day's Detroit Office.

Ms. Hollenbeck, a partner in the Firm's Health Care & Life Sciences Practice, joined Jones Day in 2017. She has an accomplished legal career in Michigan, representing a number of clients in the health care industry and serving formerly as Assistant General Counsel at the University of Michigan's Health System Legal Office. Ms. Hollenbeck also has a long history of non-profit community service and leadership at organizations such as Gift of Life Michigan, the state's organ transplant procurement organization. She was recognized by The American Lawyer as a "Midwest Trailblazer" in 2021.

Ms. Hollenbeck succeeds Timothy Melton, who served as Partner-in-Charge of the Detroit Office since its inception in 2015. Mr. Melton will continue to serve Jones Day clients as a Detroit-based partner in the Firm's Financial Markets Practice.

"Ann has played an important role in the growth of our Detroit Office, serving as the Administrative Partner and as a member of our Firmwide Diversity, Inclusion & Advancement Committee," said Kevyn Orr, Partner-in-Charge of the United States for Jones Day. "She is an excellent lawyer who is well-respected by our clients and her colleagues. We look forward to the Detroit Office continuing to thrive under her leadership."

The Firm also announced the appointment of Louis Gabel as Administrative Partner of the Detroit Office, succeeding Ms. Hollenbeck. Mr. Gabel, a partner in the Business & Tort Litigation Practice, is a former Assistant U.S. Attorney in the Eastern District of Michigan, where he prosecuted a broad range of criminal cases. Since joining the Detroit Office shortly after its opening, Mr. Gabel has represented clients in the automotive, higher education, and health care industries.

Clients served by Jones Day's Detroit Office benefit from a full suite of legal services, including business and tort litigation, global disputes, M&A, corporate governance, capital markets, private equity, technology transactions, health care, intellectual property, and investigations and white collar defense.

Jones Day is a global law firm with more than 2,500 lawyers in 42 offices across five continents. The Firm is distinguished by: a singular tradition of client service; the mutual commitment to, and the seamless collaboration of, a true partnership; formidable legal talent across multiple disciplines and jurisdictions; and shared professional values that focus on client needs.