Kurt Matthew Kobiljak

Kurt Matthew Kobiljak

Shareholder
Location:
Wyandotte, Michigan
Phone:
734-237-6406 (Local - Housing Cooperative Law)
800-680-3562 (Toll Free - Housing Cooperative Law)
773-407-7193 (Wyandotte Main Office)
Fax:
734-281-7102 (Fax)
Email:

Kurt Kobiljak joined Pentiuk, Couvreur and Kobiljak in 1991, and became a shareholder in 1996. His specialties include business and creditor disputes.

He is the corporation counsel for a number of statewide Credit Unions and Banks, with an emphasis on collections, bankruptcy, and policy facilitation matters. Mr. Kobiljak also represents numerous condominium associations, a business clientele that includes property management companies, physicians, dentists and automotive dealers.

Embodying the firm's community-wide scope, Mr. Kobiljak's expert legal knowledge is buttressed by his active involvement in the Downriver community: serving as Grosse Ile Township Supervisor from 2004-2008, founding of numerous philanthropic organizations, and volunteering on a number of boards and local associations.

Year Joined Firm

  • 1991

Areas of Practice

  • Business
  • Creditor Disputes

Bar Admissions

  • Michigan

Education

  • Detroit College of Law, Detroit, Michigan
    • J.D. - 1991
  • Albion College
    • B.A. cum laude - 1988
    • Major: Economic Management
    • Major: History
  • Cranbrook Educational Community - 1984

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Kurt Kobiljak Elected Grosse Ile, Township Supervisor, 2004 - 2008
  • Grosse Ile Township Treasurer, (Elected Official), 2000 - 2004
  • Grosse Ile Township Board of Trustees, (Elected Official), 1996 - Present
  • Grosse Ile Planning Commissioner, (Appointed Official), 1991 - Present
  • Grosse Ile Police Commissioner, (Appointed Official), 1996 - Present
  • Grosse Ile Nature and Land Conservancy, Co-Founder, Director, Past President
  • Grosse Ile Education Foundation, Co-Founder, Director, Past President
  • The Animal Island League Shelter, Co-Founder, Director, Past President
  • Oakwood Hospital Southshore Medical, Center Board of Directors
  • Downriver Community Conference, Board Vice Chairman, 2006 - Present
  • BASF, Inc., Community Advisory Panel
  • State Bar of Michigan
  • American Bar Association
  • American Bankruptcy Institute

Past Employment Positions

  • Grosse Ile Township Supervisor, 2004 - 2008

Pro Bono Activities

  • Grosse Ile Township Treasurer (Elected Official), 2000 - 2004
  • Grosse Ile Township Board of Trustees (Elected Official), 1996 - 2000
  • Grosse Ile Planning Commissioner (Appointed Official), 1991 - Present
  • Grosse Ile Police Commissioner (Appointed Official), 1996 - Present
  • Co-Founder, Director, Past President of Grosse Ile Nature and Land Conservancy
  • Co-Founder, Director, Past President of Grosse Ile Education Foundation
  • Co-Founder, Director, Past President of The Animal Island League Shelter
  • Oakwood Hospital Southshore Medical Center Board of Directors
  • Downriver Community Conference, Board Vice Chairman, 2006 - Present
  • BASF, Inc. Community Advisory Panel