FisherBroyles Welcomes Kaitlin Abplanalp Brown

Mar 28, 2024
  • FisherBroyles News

Detroit, Michigan – January 31, 2024 — FisherBroyles, LLP is pleased to announce that Kaitlin Abplanalp Brown has joined the firm as a Partner in Detroit. She joins from Maddin Hauser Roth & Heller P.C., where she was an Executive Committee Member.

Kaitlin joins the Firm’s Corporate Practice. She specializes in employment law, advising businesses to create legally compliant and protective contracts, policies, and processes, while working with executive leaders to negotiate agreements related to compensation, stock, transition, and severance.

Kaitlin’s clients are across various industries, including automotive, corporate, medical, educational, non-profit, legal, and financial organizations.

Bringing over a decade of experience to FisherBroyles, Kaitlin’s mission is to keep her clients out of litigation by promptly addressing concerns before they become legal actions filed in court. Her strategies include conducting internal audits of processes and procedures, strengthening policies, and training for all employees. She also directs management training which explains how unlawful conduct can be avoided.

Prior to joining the Firm, Kaitlin held positions at Sue Ellen Eisenberg & Associates P.C., and Kitch Attorneys & Counselors, PC.

She received her B.A. from Washington and Lee University, before completing her J.D. at Washington and Lee University School of Law.


Jess Bahs, Managing Partner, Corporate at FisherBroyles, said:

“Kaitlin is a stellar appointment and adds further world class expertise to the Firm’s Corporate Practice. Her significant employment law experience will ensure FisherBroyles continues to deliver an expert service to its clients in 2024 and beyond.”


Kaitlin Brown, Partner at FisherBroyles, said:

“I am honored to join such a prestigious Firm and look forward to working alongside Jess and the other talented Partners at FisherBroyles. The Firm’s unique distributed model was a big factor in my decision, and I am excited to embrace the flexibility it will provide for me and my clients.”


Further information



Jess Bahs, Managing Partner – Corporate

[email protected]

Direct: +1.517.449.3012


Ben Rothschild

[email protected]

Direct: +44 7564 584 439

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