William B. Dunn serves as Of Counsel to Clark Hill PLC. He specializes in real property, secured transactions and related business practice, as well as legal ethics andprofessional responsibility.
He is a recognized authority in the area of legal opinions in business transactions, and has served as chair of attorney opinions committeesof the American College of Real Estate Lawyers and the ABA Section of Real Property, Trust and Estates Law. He has authored many articles and appeared on many programs on the subject. He served as co-editor of the Real Estate Finance Opinions Report of 2012of the opinions committees of ABA RPTE, ACMA, and ACREL, and as Reporter for Local Counsel Opinion Letters in Real EstateFinance Transactions (2016) and for U.C.C. Opinions in Real Estate Finance Transactions (2018) of those same committees.
Among his many professional achievements is Presidency ofthe American College of Real Estate Lawyers, Chair of the ABA Real Property,Trust and Estates Law Section, Chair of the ABA Standing Committee on Ethics and Professional Responsibility and Chair of the State Bar of MichiganProfessional Ethics Committee. William has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America® in the specialty of Real Estate Law for more than 25 years and is a Michigan Super Lawyer. He is also recognized as a Senior Statesman in real estate by Chambers USA Leading Business Lawyers, a designation given to long-experienced lawyers with exceptional recommendations in their field.