Industry Areas

Miller Canfield is a recognized expert in providing legal services to the automotive industry, including both manufacturers and distributors, as well as to manufacturers of automotive spare parts and dealership networks. Most recently we have advised automotive manufactures on the implications of the Automotive Block Exemption.


We litigate cases involving warranty claims, product liability, claims based upon the non-conformity of contracted goods and hazardous material liability, including judicial and administrative proceedings. We draft distribution and service financing agreements (including the purchase of vehicles and spare parts), in addition to cross-border delivery and logistic agreements. And we are expert in analyzing a dealership’s business practices to ensure conformity with local anti-monopoly, personal data and environmental regulations.