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Zmijewski joins Plunkett Cooney’s transportation law practice group


Plunkett Cooney, one of the oldest and largest law firms in the Midwest, has increased the horsepower to its Transportation Law Practice Group with the recent addition of attorney Matthew J. Zmijewski.

A member of Plunkett Cooney’s Bloomfield Hills office, Zmijewski focuses his litigation practice in the areas of first- and third-party motor vehicle liability and no fault law. Zmijewski has experience handling first-party claims, third-party auto negligence matters, as well as cases involving bodily injury and uninsured and under insured motorist claims. He also has extensive experience investigating and resolving fraudulent motor vehicle liability suits.

Zmijewski graduated from Wayne State University Law School in 2010. He received his undergraduate degree from Michigan State University in 2007.

Admitted to the State Bar of Michigan and the U.S. District Court for the Eastern and Western Districts of Michigan, Zmijewski is a member of several professional organizations, including the Association of Defense Trial Counsel, the Michigan Defense Trial Counsel and the Central Michigan Adjusters Association, as well as the State Bar of Michigan, the Detroit Metropolitan, Oakland County and Macomb County bar associations.

Plunkett Cooney’s Transportation Law Practice Group includes the talents of more than 20 attorneys across the states of Michigan, Ohio and Indiana. The group members provide an array of litigation and risk management services, including particular expertise in the areas of trucking liability, first- and third-party auto liability, cross-border claims with Canada, fraud investigation services and emergency accident response.

Established in 1913, Plunkett Cooney is a leading provider of transactional and litigation services to clients in the private and public sectors. The firm employs approximately 150 attorneys in eight Michigan cities, Chicago, Illinois, Columbus, Ohio and Indianapolis, Indiana. Plunkett Cooney has achieved the highest rating (AV) awarded by Martindale-Hubbell, a leading, international directory of law firms. The firm was also recently selected by Crain’s Detroit Business as its inaugural Law Firm of the Year.

For more information about Zmijewski joining Plunkett Cooney’s Transportation Law Practice Group, contact the firm’s Director of Marketing & Practice Development John Cornwell at (248) 901-4008 or

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