DETROIT, MI—Butzel Long has renamed the firm’s Detroit office Conference Center in honor of former Chairman and CEO William M. Saxton, who passed away on April 15, 2019. Butzel Long hosted a reception on June 12, 2019 in the firm’s Detroit office, which included Saxton’s family, colleagues and friends.
“We are pleased to celebrate Bill’s career achievements by renaming our conference center for him,” said Justin G. Klimko, President and CEO, Butzel Long. “It will help future Butzel generations understand Bill’s impact on our firm and the legal industry. Bill was deeply committed to our firm and the profession of law.”
Saxton had a 60-plus year career with the firm and most recently served as Counsel and a Director Emeritus of Butzel Long.