Patricia Nemeth

Patricia Nemeth


Nemeth Bonnette Brouwer PC

Recognized since 2010

Detroit, Michigan

Practice Areas

Employment Law - Management

Labor Law - Management

Litigation - Labor and Employment

Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2022 - Employment Law - Management
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As a mediator, investigator, consultant, litigator, negotiator and arbitrator, Patricia Nemeth, Of Counsel, at Nemeth Law, P.C., which specializes in management, labor and employment law. Certified by the American Arbitration Association as a Commercial and Employment Certified Arbitrator, she is also a Certified Mediator for the International Mediation Institute and the state of Michigan. Ms. Nemeth is certified as an investigator for the Association of Workplace Investigation and ATIXA Civil Rights. (Title IX Investigations)

In 1981, she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in psychology and sociology with a distinction from the University of Michigan. At Wayne State University School of Law, she obtained a Juris Doctor in 1984 and an LL.M. Labor in 1990. In 2005, she graduated from the Detroit Leadership program (Detroit Regional Chamber of Commerce).

Ms. Nemeth represents those in the following industries: retail, nursing homes, municipalities, law firms, medical suppliers, courts, hospitals and automobile suppliers. Admitted to practice in Michigan since 1984, she is a member of the Leading Lawyers Michigan Advisory Board, the Illinois Bar Association and the labor and employment, alternative dispute resolution and international law sections of the Michigan Bar Association. She is also admitted to practice in the U.S. Supreme Court, the Western and Eastern Districts of Michigan, the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals, and all appellate courts in Michigan.

A prolific writer, Ms. Nemeth has published many writings and given lectures on topics related to employment law for the State Bar of Michigan, Channel 4 News, Chanel 2 News, American Society of Employers, Institute for Continuing Legal Education, the National Association of Legal Secretaries and many other organizations. For her commitment to legal ethics and professional accomplishments, she earned the highest peer rating possible of AV Preeminent* from Martindale-Hubbell.

* AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Location

  • 200 Talon Centre Drive, Suite 200
    Detroit, MI 48207

Education

  • Wayne State University , Master of Labor Law, (LL.M.), with honors, graduated 1990
  • Wayne State University , Juris Doctor, (J.D.), graduated 1984
  • University of Michigan, Bachelor of Arts, (B.A.), Psychology, Sociology, with honors, graduated 1981

Bar Admissions

  • Michigan, 1984
  • Illinois, 1986

Affiliations

  • American Bar Association - ADR International Committee
  • American Bar Association - Labor and Employment Law Section; ADR Section; Women in Dispute Resolution Section; International Law Section
  • State Bar of Michigan - Labor and Employment Law Section, ADR Section and International Law Section
  • American Arbitration Association - Task Force for Employment Arbitrations
  • American Bar Association - Fellow

Court Admissions

  • United States Supreme Court
  • State Courts in Michigan and Illinois
  • Michigan State Appellate Courts
  • Michigan and Illinois Supreme Court
  • Eastern District of Michigan
  • Western District of Michigan
  • Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals

Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2022 - Employment Law - Management

Named "Lawyer of the Year" by Best Lawyers® for:

  • Employment Law - Management, Detroit (2022)

Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2023 for work in:

  • Employment Law - Management
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Litigation - Labor and Employment

Special Focus

  • Management

Awards:

  • AV Rated, Martindale-Hubbell
  • Excellence in Defense Award, Michigan Defense Trial Counsel
  • Elected a Fellow of The College of Labor and Employment Lawyers
  • Detroit Top Lawyers, DBusiness Magazine
  • Best Lawyers in America, Labor and Employment Law
  • Leading Lawyers in Michigan, Leading Lawyers
  • Top 50 Women Lawyers in Michigan, Super Lawyers
  • Top 25 Women Business Leaders in Michigan, Super Lawyers
  • Notable Women Lawyers in Michigan, Crain’s Detroit Business
  • Wayne State University Distinguished Law Alumni Award, Wayne State University School of Law
  • 25 Leaders in the Law, Michigan Lawyers Weekly
  • 21st Century Innovators, Michigan Lawyers Weekly
  • Wayne State University Distinguished Alumni Award, Wayne State University
  • Grant Thornton Leader & Innovator of the Year, Leaders & Innovators
  • Women in Leadership, Small Business Award, Michigan Business Professional Association
  • One of the 100 Most Influential Women in Southeastern Michigan, Inforum
  • Distinguished Volunteer, Association of Fundraising Professionals
  • Top 10 Women Business Owners in Michigan, National Association of Women Business Owners
  • Labor and Employment Law Delegate to China

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Alternative Dispute Resolution Training

  • American Arbitration Association; Certified Arbitrator (Employment)
  • American Arbitration Association; Certified Arbitrator (Commercial)
  • American Arbitration Association; Certified Mediator
  • International Mediation Institute; Certified Mediator
  • Association of Workplace Investigators; Certified Investigator
  • Title IX Investigator; Certified (ATIXA)

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