Mr. Paxton began representing large employers as a partner with Lewis White & Clay, such as Consolidated Rail Corporation, the City of Detroit, United American Healthcare, IDS financial Services (American Express). He then joined Garan Lucow Miller P.C. where he tried jury cases for employers, including Guardian Alarm Co. of Michigan, Macomb County, Wayne County and Hampson Aerospace Industries.
Mr. Paxton has been invited to speak before a variety of organizations on employment law, including the Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants and Michigan Association of Township Supervisors. He is active in the State Bar of Michigan and American Bar Association’s Labor and Employment Sections. He is a member of the Detroit Metropolitan Bar Association where he has served as a master for the Detroit Metropolitan Bar Association American Inns of Court.