Butzel Long attorneys named to Super Lawyers 2012

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Eight Butzel Long attorneys also named Rising Stars

DETROIT, Mich. – Several Butzel Long attorneys have been named to Super Lawyers® 2012. Eight of the attorneys have received the designation of Rising Stars including:

-- David DeVine – Detroit office
Business Litigation
-- Katherine J. Donohue – Detroit office
Employment & Labor
-- George B. Donnini – Detroit office
Criminal Defense: White Collar
-- Bernard J. Fuhs – Detroit office
Business Litigation
-- Ziyad I. Hermiz – Detroit office
Business Litigation
-- Danielle J. Hessell – Bloomfield Hills office
Business Litigation
-- Thomas A. Kabel – Bloomfield Hills office
Real Estate
-- Paul M. Mersino – Detroit office
Business Litigation

“It is outstanding news that many of our attorneys have been named to Super Lawyers 2012,” said Richard E. Rassel, Chairman, Butzel Long. “We have an excellent team of attorneys and we celebrate this significant recognition.”

Super Lawyers is a listing of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Super Lawyers selects attorneys using a rigorous, multiphase rating process. Peer nominations and evaluations are combined with third party research. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. Selections are made on an annual, state-by-state basis.

According to Super Lawyers, the objective is to create a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of outstanding attorneys that can be used as a resource for attorneys and consumers searching for legal counsel.

Butzel Long attorneys selected include:

Ann Arbor office

-- James C. Adams
Real Estate
-- Robert A. Boonin
Employment & Labor
-- George E. Kuehn
Business/Corporate
-- Jordan Schreier
Employee Benefits/ ERISA
-- Francyne B. Stacey
Employment Litigation: Defense

Bloomfield Hills office

-- Stephen A. Bromberg
Real Estate
-- Sean H. Cook
Tax
-- Gordon W. Didier
Business/Corporate
-- Edward D. Gold
Family Law
-- Beth S. Gotthelf
Environmental
-- Roberta P. Granadier
Employee Benefits/ ERISA
-- D. Stewart Green
Real Estate
-- Daniel P. Malone
Business Litigation
-- Max J. Newman
Bankruptcy & Creditor/ Debtor Rights
-- Thomas B. Radom
Bankruptcy & Creditor/ Debtor Rights
-- Dennis B. Schultz
Business Litigation
-- Robert H. Schwartz
Health Care
-- David W. Sommerfeld
Estate Planning & Probate

Detroit office

-- James C. Bruno
Business/Corporate
-- Robert G. Buydens
Employee Benefits/ ERISA
-- Carey A. DeWitt
Employment & Labor
-- Arthur Dudley II
Mergers & Acquisitions
-- David F. DuMouchel***The Top 100 (Michigan)
Criminal Defense: White Collar
-- John P. Hancock, Jr.
Employment & Labor
-- Robert A. Hudson
Business/Corporate
-- Justin G. Klimko***The Top 100 (Michigan)
Mergers & Acquisitions
-- Phillip C. Korovesis
Business Litigation
-- Michael J. Lavoie
Business Litigation
-- Donald B. Miller
Employment Litigation: Defense
-- Reginald A. Pacis
Immigration
-- Richard E. Rassel
Business Litigation
-- James S. Rosenfeld
Employment & Labor
-- Louis Theros
Employment Litigation: Defense
-- Daniel B. Tukel
Employment Litigation: Defense
-- James E. Wynne
Business Litigation

Lansing office

-- James J. Urban
Construction Litigation

New York office

-- Peter Morgenstern
Bankruptcy & Creditor/ Debtor Rights
-- Robert D. Piliero
Business Litigation, Securities Litigation

About Butzel Long
 
Established in 1854, Butzel Long is a leading law firm with offices in Detroit, Bloomfield Hills, Lansing and Ann Arbor, Michigan, New York City, and Washington, D.C., as well as Alliance offices in Beijing, Shanghai, Mexico City and Monterrey. The firm is also a member of the Washington D.C. law firm, Butzel Long Tighe Patton. Butzel Long represents clients from diverse industries on regional, national, and multi-national levels and is a member of Lex Mundi, a global association of 160 independent law firms. Visit the Butzel Long website at www.butzel.com.

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