Detroit Mastermind Group

Meeting Champion: Steve Sallen

Nathan JohnsSTEVEN D. SALLEN began his career at Maddin Hauser in 1983, as a law clerk. Today, he is the President and Chief Executive Officer of the firm. Mr. Sallen received his undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan, and his law degree, cum laude, from the University of Detroit School of Law, where he served as Case and Comment Editor of the University of Detroit Law Review. Mr. Sallen concentrates his practice in the areas of real estate law, environmental law and corporate law, and his clients include some of Michigan’s most successful manufacturing firms, real estate developers, general contractors, commercial real estate brokers and environmental consulting firms. Mr. Sallen is also the head of Maddin Hauser’s Environmental Law Practice Group, and co-chair of the Real Estate Practice Group.

Meeting Coordinator: Mary Meldrum

Mary Meldrum Mary Meldrum The daughter of two English teachers and a writer/editor for over 20 years, Mary Meldrum is the owner of The Line Dancer Professional Writing and Editing Services. She is a Michigan native, as well as a skier, sailor, poet, artist and volleyball addict. Mary is also an obsessively ethical word enthusiast who has an unhealthy attachment to her thesaurus. Passionate about everything Michigan, nonprofit work, animals, babies, literacy and civic tech, it turns out she is very good at giving a damn. Keep her busy, make it interesting, expose her to great people, and the magic happens. Mary brings a fresh perspective, integrity and energy to her work. Writing is truly her craft and her passion…kind of like her cooking, only with greater appeal and favorable outcomes every time.

Meeting Details


Maddin, Hauser, Roth & Heller, P.C.,
28400 Northwestern Highway
Second Floor Essex Centre
Southfield, MI 48034


March 6, 2018 – 11:30 am
April 3, 2018 – 11:30am




The Detroit office of Marcus & Millichap provides real estate investment sales, research information and advisory services for multifamily, retail, office, single-tenant net-lease, self-storage, seniors housing, manufactured homes, hospitality, land and special assets. Detroit agents leverage the firm’s national marketing platform to provide real estate investors with access to the industry’s largest inventory of deliverable commercial property as well as to the largest pool of qualified private and institutional buyers and sellers. Investment specialists conduct business within the Detroit MSA and throughout the Midwest. The office also offers loan origination services through Marcus & Millichap Capital Corporation representatives. For more information go to