SOUTHFIELD, Mich., – May 14, 2009 - Holli Hart Targan, a partner and Chair of the Finance Law Practice Group at Southfield-based Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss, has been elected President of the Washington, D.C.-based Electronic Transactions Association (ETA). Her term begins July 1, 2009. Jaffe CEO Rick Zussman made the announcement. The ETA is the international trade association serving the needs of companies offering payment transaction processing and related products and services, such as credit and debit card processing, gift cards, and electronic payment systems. It serves companies throughout the United States and internationally, providing governmental advocacy, education, and networking opportunities to its over 500 member companies.
Ms. Targan has served on the ETA Board of Directors for the past seven years, the last three of which as a member of the ETA Executive Committee. She concentrates her law practice on card processing, payment systems and electronic banking law. She is a frequent lecturer and has published dozens of articles on industry-related topics.
Michigan-based Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss is recognized throughout the nation as a relationship-based, highly qualified, full-service business law firm. With an outstanding reputation for providing sophisticated legal services and counsel to businesses of all sizes, family-owned enterprises, individuals and entrepreneurs, Jaffe has more than 100 attorneys in its Southfield, Detroit, and Ann Arbor offices. Among the Firm’s practice areas are appellate, aviation, corporate, criminal, e-commerce, electronic banking, employee benefits, environmental, estate planning, family law, financial services, insolvency & reorganization, insurance, intellectual property, information technology, litigation, labor, mergers & acquisitions, mortgage banking, public finance, real estate, securities and tax law.