Pahl L. Zinn


Dickinson Wright PLLC

Named one of the Best Lawyers in America® 2012-present for his work in antitrust law, Pahl Zinn is a graduate of Colgate University (B.A., History, 1991); he received his law degree magna cum laude from Syracuse University (J.D., 1997), where he was a member of the Order of the Coif.  He was a clerk in the Michigan Court of Appeals pre-hearing division from 1997 to 1998, and joined Dickinson Wright’s Detroit office in 2000.  His areas of practice include antitrust and trade regulation litigation/counseling; business crimes and fraud loss recovery; class action litigation; commercial and business litigation; franchise, distribution and dealer litigation/counseling; and intellectual property litigation.  Since 1997 he has been a member of the State Bar of Michigan and is also a member of the Antitrust Section of the American Bar Association.  From 2012-2014, he served as Chair of the State Bar of Michigan’s Antitrust, Franchising and Trade Regulation Section.

Pahl remains active in the community.  In addition to his service with the State Bar of Michigan, Pahl has served on the Vestry of Christ Church Grosse Pointe (2000-2003); on the Board of Grosse Pointe Hockey Association (2008-2012); and on the ULS Alumni Board of Governors, where he recently stepped-down as President after serving on the Board since 2009.