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Nayer, Seymour M.
38505 Woodward Ave. Suite 2000 Bloomfield Hills, MI
Phone: (248) 901-4012
Fax: (248) 901-4040


Current Employment Position(s)

Partner, since 1999

Year Joined Organization: 1991

Lawyer Overview

Seymour M. Nayer has been a partner at Plunkett Cooney since 1999. He is a member of the firm’s Strategic Planning Committee and its Healthcare, Transactional and Banking practice groups.

Mr. Nayer’s practice is focused on the areas of banking, healthcare, corporate and immigration law, with an emphasis on all aspects of regulatory and corporate compliance.

Mr. Nayer worked for seven years in the Comerica Bank legal department, acquiring extensive experience in all aspects of the financial services industry.

He has represented many financial institutions, healthcare organizations and nonprofits over the years in compliance, contract and corporate matters.

Areas of Practice

  • Administrative & Regulatory Law
  • Banking, Bankruptcy & Creditors' Rights Law
  • Business Enterprises Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Compliance
  • e-Business & Internet Law
  • Healthcare Law
  • Immigration Law
  • International Law

Bar Admissions

  • Michigan, 1979
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 1991
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 1993
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan, 1979

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of Michigan, Business Law Section
  • State Bar of Michigan, Health Care Law Section
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association
  • Yale Alumni Association of Michigan
  • State Bar of Michigan, Financial Institutions Committee of Business Law Section

Honors and Awards

  • Martindale-Hubbell’s highest rating-AV

Classes and Seminars

  • Legal Writing Instructor, Wayne State University Law School, 1982 - 1985
  • Adjunct Professor of Banking Law, Wayne State University Law School, 2001 - 2005

Pro Bono Activities

  • Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan Legal/Financial Network Group

Past Employment Positions

  • Comerica Bank Legal Department


  • University of Michigan Law School at Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1979
  • Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, 1976

Published Works

  • Courts can 'pierce the corporate veil' to assign corporate liability to shareholders