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Foster Swift attorneys earn kudos

Eleven attorneys from the Lansing office of Foster Swift Collins & Smith, PC have been selected to the 2018 Michigan Super Lawyers list while five have been selected as “Rising Stars.”

Only five percent of the lawyers in Michigan are selected by Super Lawyers while the “Rising Stars” list recognizes no more than 2.5 percent of attorneys in each state.

The 2018 Michigan Super Lawyers are: Charles E. Barbieri, Environmental; Allan J. Claypool, Estate & Probate; Charles A. Janssen, Estate & Probate; Richard C. Kraus, Appellate; David M. Lick, Construction Litigation; Scott L. Mandel, Business Litigation; Gary J. McRay, Health Care; Douglas A. Mielock, Estate & Probate; Frank H. Reynolds, Criminal Defense; Webb A. Smith, Business Litigation; and Scott A. Storey, Energy & Resources.

The 2018 Rising Stars are: Zachary W. Behler, Business Litigation; Allison M. Collins, Insurance Coverage; Liza C. Moore, General Litigation; Joshua K. Richardson, Civil Litigation: Defense; and Patricia J. Scott, Civil Litigation: Plaintiff.

Fraser Trebilcock lawyers selected for SuperLawyers, Rising Stars

Seventeen Fraser Trebilcock attorneys have been selected for inclusion on the 2018 list of Super Lawyers. They are: Mark A. Bush, General Litigation; Michael E. Cavanaugh, Business Litigation; Graham K. Crabtree, Appellate; Michael P. Donnelly, Business Litigation; Anita G. Fox, Environmental Litigation; Max R. Hoffman, Jr., Health Care Law; Peter D. Houk, Alternative Dispute Resolution; Mark E. Kellogg, Estate & Probate; Darrell A. Lindman, Employee Benefits; Paula J. Manderfield, Alternative Dispute Resolution; Thaddeus E. Morgan, Business Litigation; Brian P. Morley, Criminal Defense; Michael H. Perry, Environmental Litigation; Gary C. Rogers, Personal Injury – General: Defense; Thomas L. Sparks, Health Care Law; Marlaine C. Teahan, Estate & Probate; and Jonathan T. Walton, Jr., Business Litigation.

Four attorneys were named 2018 Rising Stars: Aaron L. Davis, Business Litigation; Brian T. Gallagher, Employee Benefits; Melisa M.W. Mysliwiec, Elder Law; Shaina R. Reed, Civil Litigation: Defense.
In addition, Marlaine C. Teahan has been included as one of the 'Top 100 Attorneys in Michigan,’ one of the 'Top 50 Female Attorneys in Michigan', one of the 'Top 50 Consumer Law Attorneys in Michigan', and as one of the 'Top 25 Female Consumer Law Attorneys in Michigan'.