Mr. Cline is an associate with the firm. He was born in Boulder, Colorado and raised in Grand Blanc, Michigan. He attended Michigan State University in East Lansing, Michigan, graduating in 1985 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in journalism. He attended the Thomas M. Cooley Law School in Lansing, Michigan where he received his law degree in 1988. Before joining the firm in 2005, Mr. Cline practiced with defense firms in both Michigan and Arizona defending personal injury, professional malpractice, and construction defect claims. Mr. Cline is admitted to practice in the State Courts in Michigan and Arizona, the United States District Court, Eastern District of Michigan, and the United States District Court of Arizona. His areas of practice include construction defect litigation, tort liability and insurance defense. Mr. Cline is a member of the State Bar of Michigan, State Bar of Arizona, Maricopa County Bar Association and Arizona Association of Defense Counsel.