Jeffrey D. Wilson


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3001 West Big Beaver Road, Suite 624
Troy, MI 48084

P: 248-244-0173
F: 248-649-3338


  • The Ohio State University College of Law, J.D., 1996
  • Wayne State University, B.A., 1993


  • State of Michigan
  • U.S. District Courts, Western District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Courts, Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Courts, District of Colorado
  • U.S. Courts of Appeals, Sixth Circuit and D.C. Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Mr. Wilson leads Young Basile’s national litigation practice. He litigates commercial, intellectual property and employment disputes in federal and state courts throughout the country for multinational corporate clients as well as local Michigan businesses. He also co-chairs the firm’s dental service organization (“DSO”) service group, which has handled dozens of dental practice acquisitions throughout the country.

Mr. Wilson has lead trial counsel in federal, state and appellate courts and administrative tribunals in over 20 U.S. jurisdictions. He has litigated commercial and IP matters for 20 years involving contract disputes, patent infringement, trade secret misappropriation, copyright, trademark and general civil litigation for clients in manufacturing, technology, health care and financial services.

Mr. Wilson also represents management clients in all aspects of labor and employment law. This includes defense of employment lawsuits, class action wage and hour claims, and counseling employers on legal compliance. Mr. Wilson is an adjunct professor of employment law at Wayne State University Law School, was an attorney for the National Labor Relations Board and lectures extensively on litigation and employment issues throughout the country.

Representative Clients

Mr. Wilson is a national commercial litigation counsel for The Sherwin-Williams Company, national employment litigation counsel for Smile Partners USA, Success Mortgage Partners, Impact Environmental, Reforma Group, HR Ventures, Inc, DermBiont, and Prodeon Medical. He represents businesses in a variety of employment, business and IP litigation, including Michigan companies like Bay Corrugated Container, JustLight, Franklin Medical Consultants, Solaronics USA and Don-Lors Electronics.

Professional Activities

  • Federal Bar Association; Member, NLRB, Region 7, Practice and Procedure Committee; Oakland County Bar Association.
  • Michigan Super Lawyers

Case Studies

  • Litigation Case Study: Preventing a Class Action

    Young Basile’s aggressive defense successfully thwarts a high-stakes class action litigation against global paint manufacturer The Sherwin-Williams Company.

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  • Strategic counseling and litigation for complex, technology-related matters.

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