Dan Bylenga | Of Counsel

Dan passionately concentrates his practice in the area of general and complex civil and commercial litigation, commercial transactions and bankruptcy with an emphasis on business reorganization, creditor’s rights and litigation. He has been consistently recognized by his peers as a Super Lawyer for his work in Business Litigation. He is a member of the State Bar of Michigan, where he is a Fellow of the State Bar Foundation, the Grand Rapids Bar Association where he has served on several committees, including Continuing Legal Education and Minority Recruitment, and the Federal Bar Association of West Michigan. In his spare time, Dan enjoys sailing, alpine skiing, and restoring wood boats.


Thomas Cooley Law School, Juris Doctor, Cum Laude (1980)
DePauw University, Bachelor of Arts (1974)


Alabama (1981)
Michigan (1980)
U.S. District Court for Western District of Michigan
U.S. District Court for Eastern District of Michigan
U.S. 6th Circuit Court of Appeals


State Bar of Michigan
Grand Rapids Bar Association
Federal Bar Association of Western Michigan

Speaking Engagements

Adversary Proceeding Basics
Federal Bar Association Annual Seminar (2014)


Michigan Super Lawyers: 2007 to 2011