Seven Dykema attorneys named 'Super Lawyers'

 Seven Dykema attorneys in the firm’s Ann Arbor office were named to the 2014 Super Lawyers list by Michigan Super Lawyers Magazine. One of its lawyers was identified as a “Rising Star.”

Overall, 58 attorneys from the firm's five Michigan offices, and from multiple practice areas, were named Super Lawyers. Additionally, 23 of the firm's attorneys were named to the 2014 Rising Stars list. In total, the 81 Dykema attorneys listed represent more than 40 percent of the firm's Michigan-based lawyers.
 The Super Lawyers designation, conferred upon the most respected legal practitioners in the state, is based upon peer recognition and professional achievement. No more than five percent of the lawyers in each state are selected by the research team to receive this honor. Rising Stars are those up-and-coming attorneys who are 40 years of age or younger and have practiced law for 10 years or less. No more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team to receive this honor.
 The Dykema attorneys from Ann Arbor named on the 2014 Michigan Super Lawyers list are:
• James M. Cameron, Jr. - business litigation, civil litigation, alternative dispute resolution
• Marie R. Deveney - estate planning and probate, tax
• Joseph K. Erhardt - insurance coverage, business litigation
• Kathrin E. Kudner - health care, food and drugs, business/corporate
• Ronald J. Santo - employment and labor
• Robert P. Tiplady - estate planning and probate
• Jill M. Wheaton - appellate, civil litigation, personal injury - products
The attorney named a “Rising Star” was Noah S. Hurwitz - business litigation, employment and labor, civil litigation