Jeffrey R. Izzard


Assistant - Kim Finzel-

Jeff is an Associate in the firm’s Corporate and Business Services group, and has years of experience providing general corporate legal counsel for all manner of clients, including established or entrepreneurial business, medical practice groups and angel and seed investors. He assists clients with their mergers and acquisitions, equity and debt-based fund-raisings and corporate reorganizations, as well as their business structure, corporate documentation, employment and employee equity matters, IP protection and licensing and business contracts. Jeff helps clients through their transactions and their day-to-day business and legal matters by understanding what their goals and how to accomplish those goals, and by being responsive and attentive.

Prior to joining Seyburn Kahn, Jeff spent 3+ years with a sophisticated corporate boutique in Chicago, after a handful of years as an associate in the corporate department of a large law firm and a handful more working with corporate clients on his own behalf. Also while in Illinois, Jeff served as a lecturer on business corporations for the Illinois Institute of Continuing Legal Education.  While at the University of Michigan Law School he was an associate editor for the Michigan Journal of International Law.
Born and raised in Metro Detroit, he is excited to be back home continuing his legal career in Michigan.  Jeff and his wife, Kami, are the proud parents of Henry and live in southwest Oakland County.

Memberships/ Associations

  • Oakland County Bar Association
Civic / Community
  • Jeff currently serves on the selection board for the Southeast Michigan Chapter of the charitable organization Smile for a Lifetime.