Board of Trustees: Elaine Fieldman, ’76
Elaine Fieldman, ’76, is currently of counsel to the Detroit firm of Barris, Sott, Denn & Driker, with which she has been affiliated since 1979 (in a partnership capacity from 1986 until 2000). She graduated cum laude from Detroit College of Law (DCL) and earned an LL.M. (in corporate and finance law) from Wayne State University Law School in 1986.
Before joining Barris Sott, Elaine clerked for the Honorable John H. Gillis of the Michigan Court of Appeals and the Honorable Charles L. Levin of the Michigan Supreme Court. Fieldman has served on the executive boards of Lighthouse PATH and JVS, nonprofit social service agencies.
Elaine lives in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan with her husband, Mark Sims. They have a daughter who is a university student.