Maddin Hauser is pleased to announce that the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit has honored shareholder John E. Jacobs with the William Davidson Lifetime Achievement Award.
The Jewish Federation serves the needs of people at every age and stage of life in the Jewish community of Metropolitan Detroit, in Israel and around the world. Several years ago, it established its lifetime achievement award to pay tribute to those individuals who have demonstrated a deep and lasting commitment to service to the Jewish community. The award honors men and women who have shown a sincere dedication to Jewish life, as demonstrated by the longevity of their work, the range of their service and the leadership roles they have assumed.
The announcement of Jacobs’ award was made by the firm’s President and CEO, Steven D. Sallen. “We’re very proud of John for receiving this prestigious award, which is a direct reflection of his many years of dedicated service to the Jewish community,” said Sallen.
Jacobs specializes in real estate and other commercial transactions, including the purchase and sale of companies, residential mortgage banking, and finance. He also represents the Michigan Mortgage Lender’s Association. Jacobs has negotiated and drafted several laws in the State of Michigan and has lectured at professional seminars on real estate, consumer law, and residential mortgage lending. He also taught Consumer Credit Regulation at Wayne State University Law School and he has been the President of three non-profit organizations.
Jacobs has been selected by his peers for inclusion in the annual edition of Best Lawyers in America® since 2009 in the areas of corporate law and real estate law. He has also been named as a Top Lawyer by DBusiness Magazine.
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