Forty-Nine Butzel Long attorneys named to Super Lawyers 2009 listing

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Three attorneys named a Michigan Rising Star 2009 by Super Lawyers

DETROIT, Mich. – Forty-nine Butzel Long attorneys have been chosen for inclusion in Super Lawyers, a listing of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Three of the Butzel Long attorneys also were named a Michigan Rising Star 2009.

The following attorneys were selected for the 2009 edition:

Butzel Long – Ann Arbor office

  • James C. Adams - Real Estate
  • Robert A. Boonin - Employment & Labor
  • J. Michael Huget - Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Mark W. Jane - Michigan Rising Star 2009 – Employee Benefits/ERISA
  • Leonard M. Niehoff - First Amendment/Media/Advertising
  • James E. Stewart - Intellectual Property
  • C. Peter Theut - International

Butzel Long – Bloomfield Hills office

  • Denise Alexander - Family Law
  • Stephen A. Bromberg - Real Estate
  • Frederick G. Buesser III - Family Law
  • Gordon W. Didier - Business/Corporate
  • Dennis K. Egan - Securities Litigation
  • Edward D. Gold - Family Law
  • Howard B. Goldman - Real Estate
  • Beth S. Gotthelf - Environmental
  • D. Stewart Green - Real Estate
  • Daniel P. Malone - Business Litigation
  • Allan Nachman - Real Estate
  • Max J. Newman - Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights
  • R. Peter Prokop - Business/Corporate
  • Richard A. Shapack - Business Litigation
  • David W. Sommerfeld - Estate Planning & Probate

Butzel Long – Detroit office

  • James C. Bruno - Business/Corporate
  • Robert G. Buydens - Employee Benefits/ERISA
  • Lynne E. Deitch - Employment Litigation: Defense
  • Carey A. Dewitt - Employment & Labor
  • Herbert C. Donovan - Business Litigation
  • Arthur Dudley II - Mergers & Acquisitions
  • David F. DuMouchel - Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • John P. Hancock, Jr. - Employment and Labor
  • Robert A. Hudson - Securities & Corporate Finance
  • Philip J. Kessler - Business Litigation
  • Justin G. Klimko - Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Edward M. Kronk - Business Litigation
  • Michael J. Lavoie - Business Litigation
  • Eric M. Mathis - Michigan Rising Star 2009 – Business Litigation
  • Laurie J. Michelson - First Amendment/Media/Advertising
  • Reginald A. Pacis - Michigan Rising Star 2009 Immigration
  • Carl Rashid, Jr. - Real Estate
  • Richard E. Rassel - Business Litigation
  • Nicholas J. Stasevich - International
  • Louis Theros - Employment Litigation: Defense, Employment & Labor
  • Daniel B. Tukel - Employment Litigation: Defense
  • James E. Wynne - Civil Litigation Defense

Butzel Long – Lansing office

  • Max R. Hoffman, Jr. - Health Care
  • James J. Urban - Construction Litigation

Butzel Long – New York office

  • Barry N. Seidel - Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights
  • Robert D. Piliero - Business Litigation, Securities Litigation
  • Martin E. Karlinsky - Business Litigation, Securities Litigation, Estates & Trusts Litigation

About Butzel Long

Butzel Long is one of America's leading law firms, with 240 attorneys and offices in Detroit, Bloomfield Hills, Lansing and Ann Arbor, Michigan, New York City, Washington, D.C., Boca Raton and Palm Beach, Florida, 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 a regional, national and multi-national level 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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