Duly Noted

Dykema attorneys named Best Lawyers
Dykema announced today that 95 of its lawyers, in multiple practice areas and in key regional markets, have been named in the 2013 Best Lawyers in America guide.

This total—more than 25 percent of all Dykema attorneys—is the highest in the firm’s history.

Best Lawyers (Copyright 2012 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, SC) is the pre-eminent national listing of outstanding attorneys, derived from exhaustive peer-review surveys in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers. Peter M. Kellett, Dykema’s Chairman and CEO, said, “For so many of our lawyers to be judged outstanding practitioners is a great honor.”
The Dykema attorneys listed in the Grand Rapids office are: James S. Brady—Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Criminal Defense: White Collar and Non-White-Collar, DUI/DWI Defense, Family Law, Litigation - Environmental, Personal Injury Litigation, Litigation - Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy), Product Liability Litigation - Defendants, Litigation - First Amendment; John A. Ferroli—Environmental Law, Litigation - Environmental; Stephen S. Muhich—Employment Law - Management, Litigation - Labor & Employment; Brian J. Page—Corporate Law, Litigation - Real Estate, Real Estate Law; Wayne D. Roberts —Litigation & Controversy - Tax, Tax Law

Miller Johnson announces top-ranked Best Lawyers

Forty-nine (49) lawyers from Miller Johnson were selected by their peers for inclusion in 45 practice areas in The Best Lawyers in America® 2013. Forty-two Grand Rapids-based attorneys are Best Lawyers in practice areas including Employment Law - Management, Closely Held Companies/Family Business Law, Health Care Law, Tax Law, and Trusts and Estates. Seven  Best Lawyers in the firm’s Kalamazoo office were also named.

Eight attorneys are new to the Best Lawyers list. They are: TJ Ackert: Closely Held Companies and Family Business Law, Corporate Law, and Mergers and Acquisitions Law; Tony Comden: Employment Law - Management, Labor Law - Management, and Litigation - Labor & Employment; Karen J. Custer: Real Estate Law; Wendy Parr Holtvluwer: Non-Profit/Charities Law, and Trusts and Estates; John F. Koryto: Employment Law - Management; Mark S. Pendery: Litigation & Controversy - Tax, and Tax Law; Stephen R. Ryan: Commercial Litigation, and Health Care Law; and J. Scott Timmer: Real Estate Law.
The complete list of attorneys and rankings can be found at www.millerjohnson.com.