Butzel Long attorneys named to The Best Lawyers in America® 2011

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DETROIT, Mich. – Forty-eight Butzel Long attorneys have been chosen byde their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2011 edition.

Best Lawyers is widely regarded as the preeminent referral guide to the legal profession in the United States. First published in 1983, Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive annual peer-review survey. For the new U.S. edition, more than 50 percent of the lawyers listed in Best Lawyers cast more than 3.1 million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in the same and related specialties.

The following attorneys were selected for the 2011 edition:

Butzel Long – Ann Arbor office

J. Michael Huget
Intellectual Property Law
George E. Kuehn
Corporate Law
Leonard M. Niehoff
First Amendment Law
Jordan S. Schreier
Employee Benefits Law
Labor and Employment Law
James E. Stewart
First Amendment Law

Butzel Long – Bloomfield Hills office

Alexander B. Bragdon
Employee Benefits Law
Stephen A. Bromberg
Real Estate Law
Frederick G. Buesser III
Family Law
Gordon W. Didier
Real Estate Law
Edward D. Gold
Family Law
Howard B. Goldman
Real Estate Law
Roberta Granadier
Employee Benefits Law
D. Stewart Green
Real Estate Law
Patrick A. Karbowski
Real Estate Law
Allan Nachman
Real Estate Law
Steven M. Ribiat
Commercial Litigation
Anthony J. Saulino, Jr.
Real Estate Law
Thomas L. Shaevsky
Employee Benefits Law
Jack D. Shumate
Environmental Law
David W. Sommerfeld
Trusts and Estates


Butzel Long – Detroit office

Linda J. Armstrong
Immigration Law
James C. Bruno
Corporate Law
International Trade and Finance Law
Robert G. Buydens
Employee Benefits Law
Carey A. Dewitt
Labor and Employment Law
Herbert C. Donovan
Personal Injury Litigation
Arthur Dudley II
Corporate Law
David F. DuMouchel
Criminal Defense: White-Collar
Ethics and Professional Responsibility Law
Eric Flessland
Construction Law
John P. Hancock, Jr.
Labor and Employment Law
Robert A. Hudson
Corporate Law
International Trade and Finance Law
Philip J. Kessler
Antitrust Law
Bet-the-Company Litigation
Commercial Litigation
Justin G. Klimko
Corporate Governance and Compliance Law
Corporate Law
Mergers & Acquisitions Law
Securities Law
Edward M. Kronk
Personal Injury Litigation
Product Liability Litigation
Clara DeMatteis Mager
Immigration Law
Laurie J. Michelson
First Amendment Law
Reginald A. Pacis
Immigration Law
Carl Rashid, Jr.
Eminent Domain and Construction Law
Real Estate Law
Tax Law
Richard E. Rassel
Bet-the-Company Litigation
Commercial Litigation
First Amendment Law
James S. Rosenfeld
Labor and Employment Law
Bruce L. Sendek
Commercial Litigation
Nicholas J. Stasevich
Corporate Law
Louis Theros
Labor and Employment Law
Daniel B. Tukel
Labor and Employment Law
James E. Wynne
Personal Injury Litigation


Butzel Long – Lansing office

Max R. Hoffman, Jr.
Administrative Law
Thomas L. Sparks
Administrative Law
James J. Urban
Construction Law


Butzel Long – New York office

Richard S. Green
Energy Law

About Butzel Long

Established in 1854, Butzel Long is one of America's leading law firms. With 170 attorneys, it has 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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