Dewitt: Litigators Allen and Smigelski named as top super lawyers
Contact: Amy Hansen, Direcot of Client Service and Public Relations
Milwaukee/ Madison, Wisconsin - The law firm of DeWitt Ross & Stevens S.C., and its affiliate DeWitt Mackall Crounse & Moore S.C. today announced its attorneys Brian Smigelski and Shannon Allen received distinguished designations in this yearís Super Lawyers Listing. They both appear on the 2017 Top 50 Wisconsin Super Lawyers list.
Allen, who practices in the area of civil litigation, was also designated as one of Wisconsinís Top 25 Women Lawyers. Allen specializes in Business, Labor & Employment and Litigation. In particular, she advises clients in commercial litigation, employment matters and employment litigation. A graduate of the University of Wisconsin Law School, Allen is the President of the Milwaukee Bar Association.
Smigelski, who practices in the areas of Litigation, Construction and Employment law, is listed among the Top 25 Milwaukee Super Lawyers and was selected based upon peer nominations, independent research and peer evaluations. A graduate of Marquette University Law School, he has practiced for nearly 30 years and has substantial litigation experience ranging from basic breach of contract actions in state or federal court, to complex construction arbitrations, to multimillion dollar class action cases in state court.
Super Lawyers conducts a multi-phased process that includes statewide peer nominations, peer review by practice area and independent research on candidates to identify and select those attorneys who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The Top 25 and 50 Lawyers list is comprised of those attorneys who received the highest point totals in the nomination, research and blue-ribbon review process.
About DeWitt: DeWitt Ross & Stevens S.C., including its affiliate DeWitt Mackall Crounse & Moore S.C., is one of the ten largest law firms based in Wisconsin, with an additional presence in Minnesota. It has nearly 140 attorneys practicing in Madison and Metropolitan Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and Minneapolis, Minnesota, in a variety of legal areas and has the experience to service clients of all scopes and sizes. The firm is known for its work in several areas, including corporate law, employment, environmental, employee benefits, government relations, health care, litigation, real estate, tax, estate planning, family law, personal injury, intellectual property, patents, trademarks and copyright law.
About Super Lawyers Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a research-driven, peer influenced rating service of outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The mission of Super Lawyers is to bring visibility to those attorneys who exhibit excellence in practice.
The Super Lawyers lists are published in Super Lawyers Magazines and in leading city and regional magazines across the country. The Super Lawyers Magazines also feature editorial profiles of attorneys who embody excellence in the practice of law. For more information, go to superlawyers.com.