Detroit — March 8, 2021—Emily Traister has been named the Director of Operations for Detroit-headquartered Dalton + Tomich. She joined the firm in 2018 and previously served as office manager and executive assistant. The announcement was made by Dalton & Tomich co-founder Daniel Dalton.
As Director of Operations, Traister is charged with all administrative aspects of the firm and will also take on a broader role in firm marketing and business development activities. Prior to joining Dalton + Tomich, Traister held increasingly responsible administrative positions in Detroit, New York and Connecticut. She holds a Bachelor of Applied Arts in integrated public relations from Central Michigan University.
“We are pleased to promote Emily to this expanded role,” Dalton said. “Her marketing, business, organizational skills and creativity combine to bring a unique skillset to the firm that helps us effectively serve our clients while growing the firm.”
About Dalton + Tomich
Detroit-based Dalton + Tomich PLC is comprised of attorneys who focus on helping local churches in religious property disputes involving religious organizations in land use and zoning disputes and local churches leaving denominations. The firm also represents property owners in site plan approvals, zoning appeals and land use disputes involving zoning, easements, boundary line disputes and access to water. The firm also works with privately held businesses, lending institutions and businesses in Michigan and Illinois. Serving as a partner to religious organizations, Dalton + Tomich is a national leader in religious property law land use, notably with cases related to the Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act (RLUIPA) and denominational splits. Learn more about our services for businesses and religious organizations at https://www.daltontomich.com/.