Managing Member, Miller Johnson Snell & Cummiskey, PLC 

David Buday became Managing Member of Miller Johnson in 2021 and also chairs the firm's Employment - Health Care Practice Group. He has been practicing law since 1989 and focuses on representing employers and management in a wide range of labor and employment matters. David is also a member of the Michigan Health and Hospital Association and the American Health Lawyers Association. 

Miller Johnson has been active in creating opportunities for diverse young lawyers. The firm created two clerkship programs for minority law students, participates in programs like 1L LCLD Scholars, and created the Michigan Diversity Scholarship. Miller Johnson also provides mentoring, diversity workshops, and networking opportunities for its employees. 

Joined LCLD 2010

Highlights of LCLD Participation 

Fellows Program
Fellows nominated:
2022: Aimee Jachym 2021: Amy Murphy; 2020: Shoran Reid Williams; 2018: Dustin J. Jackson; 2017: Catherine A. Tracey; 2015: Rebecca L. Strauss; 2014: Raj A. Malviya; 2013: Sarah K. Willey; 2012: Sara G. Lachman; 2011: Robert D. Wolford

Pathfinder Program
Pathfinders selected:
2022: Alise Hildreth; 2021: Caitlin Farrell; 2020: Anne Marie Carson; 2019: Loic Dimithe; 2018: Kevin Battle

1L LCLD Scholars Program
Scholars hosted:
2020: Tahany Alsabahi; 2019: Breanne Gilliam, Jennifer Huseby; 2015: Janieasha Freelove-Sewell; 2014: Kyla L. Moore; 2013: Kyle Black; 2012: Kevin Battle, Racheal Fox

Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors Provided: 2019

Annual Meeting (2018, 2017, 2015, 2014) 

Member: David Buday, Rich Sorota

Diversity Professional: Amy MurphyKevin Battle

Communications: Lance Hartman