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Amanda Van Dusen


Amanda Van Dusen

Principal at Miller Canfield Law Firm


Amanda Van Dusen is a principal at the Detroit-based law firm of Miller Canfield. She has decades of experience in public policy and local government law and her areas of expertise include: public finance, education finance, higher education, K-12 education, infrastructure, elections and campaign finance compliance, intergovernmental cooperation agreements, and local government restructuring. She is a member of the American Bar Association, the State Bar of Michigan, National Association of Bond Lawyers and Michigan Women in Finance, and is a fellow in the American College of Bond Counsel and the American Bar Foundation.

Van Dusen has served the public good as a member of many civic, philanthropic and non-profit boards, including the boards of the W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research, the Hudson-Webber Foundation, the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs, the Detroit Institute of Arts, the Detroit Revitalization Fellows Program and the Citizens Research Council of Michigan. She is a frequent speaker and author of articles and bulletins on public law topics.