Nancy Keppelman

Of Counsel
Ann Arbor
keppelman@butzel.com | P 734 213 3433

Nancy Keppelman is Of Counsel based in Butzel Long’s Ann Arbor office practicing in the areas of employee benefits and executive compensation law.

Ms. Keppelman became a fellow in American College of Employee Benefits Counsel ("ACEBC") in 2002. Nancy is listed in The Best Lawyers in America for employee benefits expertise, and is among a handful of Michigan lawyers given the highest rating in employee benefits law by Chambers USA, America's Leading Lawyers for Business. She is also a past member of the Tax Council of the Michigan State Bar and past president of the Women Lawyers Association of Michigan – Washtenaw Region.

In addition to being a frequent speaker and author on pensions and employee benefit matters, Nancy is a contributing author to the first edition of "Michigan Business Formbook" (ICLE), and is the editor and an author of "QDROs, EDROs & Division of Employee Benefits on Divorce, a Guide for Michigan Practitioners" (ICLE 2d ed). Nancy also annually updates the ICLE Michigan Family Law Benchbook chapter on the division of pensions and employee benefits in divorce.

  • University of Michigan, J.D.

Fellow, American College of Employee Benefits Counsel

Chambers USA, Employee Benefits Law

Best Lawyers in America, Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

Best Lawyers in America, Lawyer of the Year, Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law, 2011

Michigan Super Lawyers, Employee Benefits, 2015-2017

DBusiness Top Lawyers in Metro Detroit, Employee Benefits Law, 2016-2018

  • Michigan Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Women Lawyer’s Association of Michigan
  • Tax Council of the Michigan State Bar – past member
  • Women Lawyers Association of Michigan – Washtenaw Region, past president