April 19, 2019

Amy M. Christen

Amy M. Christen assists clients with a full range of employee benefits matters, including compliance and design of qualified retirement plans, health and other welfare plans and fringe benefit plans. As leader of the practice group’s Health and Welfare Team, Amy assists clients to develop strategies to comply with the myriad of complex laws impacting employer-sponsored group health plans, including the Affordable Care Act, COBRA and HIPAA Privacy and Security laws. Amy also advises clients on employee benefit concerns in mergers and acquisitions and ERISA litigation.

Before joining Dykema, Ms. Christen practiced employee benefits law for a boutique benefits firm and prior to that, a major Detroit-based law firm. She also clerked for the Ohio Court of Appeals.

Areas of Practice

  • Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation
  • Labor & Employment
  • Gaming & Indian Law
  • Privacy and Data Security


  • Automotive Industry Group
  • Dental Service Organizations Industry Group
  • Insurance Industry Group

Bar Admissions

  • Michigan, 1995


University of Toledo, J.D., magna cum laude

Ohio State University, B.A.

Articles in the National Law Review database by Amy M. Christen



Upcoming Legal Education Events

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 to Thursday, April 25, 2019
Friday, April 26, 2019
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Wednesday, October 23, 2019