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: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation

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