Michael Best: 40 Michael Best Attorneys Named Super Lawyers

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Milwaukee, WI (November 21, 2005) – 40 attorneys from the law firm of Michael Best & Friedrich LLP were recently named “Super Lawyers” by Super Lawyers Magazine, a Law & Politics publication.  In addition, Linda Bochert, a partner who practices environmental law in the firm’s Madison office, was named one of the top 25 female lawyers and Lew Perlson, a partner who practices wealth planning law, was named one of the top 50 lawyers.  Our intellectual property partner, Billie Jean Smith was featured in an article showcasing her unique hobbies, including outdoor winter sports.


 


Wisconsin Super Lawyers:































































































































Name


Practice Group


Scott C. Beightol


Labor and Employment Relations


Paul E. Benson


Litigation


Linda H. Bochert


Land & Resources


Jackson M. Bruce, Jr.


Wealth Planning


John A. Busch


Litigation


Nathaniel Cade, Jr.


Litigation


David J. Cannon


Litigation


David W. Croysdale


Labor and Employment Relations


David L. De Bruin


Intellectual Property Litigation


Scott H. Engroff


Employee Benefits


John D. Finerty, Jr.


Litigation


Robert L. Gordon


Tax


Charles P. Graupner


Litigation


F. William Haberman


Wealth Planning


Nancy Leary Haggerty


Land & Resources


Eric E. Hobbs


Labor and Employment Relations


Michael E. Husmann


Intellectual Property


Richard Z. Kabaker


Wealth Planning


Grant C. Killoran


Litigation


Raymond R. Krueger


Land & Resources


Richard J. Langer


Wealth Planning


James S. Levin


Land & Resources


Jonathan O. Levine


Labor and Employment Relations


Paul F. Linn


Litigation


Tod B. Linstroth


Business


Jonathan H. Margolies


Intellectual Property Litigation


Robert W. Mulcahy


Labor and Employment Relations


Thomas E. Obenberger


Labor and Employment Relations


J. Lewis Perlson


Wealth Planning


Mark S. Poker


Wealth Planning


Mitchell W. Quick


Labor and Employment Relations


Timothy G. Schally


Tax


Katherine W. Schill


Intellectual Property Litigation


Robert A. Schnur


Tax


Thomas W. Scrivner


Labor and Employment Relations


Ann Ustad Smith


Litigation


Billie Jean Smith


Intellectual Property


Charles P. Stevens


Employee Benefits


James R. Troupis


Litigation


William F. White


Land & Resources


 


About Michael Best


Founded in 1848, Michael Best has earned its reputation as a leading Midwestern law firm.  The firm has more than 250 attorneys in six office locations, including Milwaukee, Madison, Waukesha and Manitowoc, Wisconsin; Chicago, Illinois and Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania.  The firm provides a full range of legal services to clients on a local, regional, national and global basis.  The firm’s main areas of practice are intellectual property and intellectual property litigation; corporate, health care, labor & employment, land & resources (environmental and real estate), litigation, tax, and wealth planning.


 


Michael Best is the exclusive Wisconsin member of Lex Mundi, the world’s leading association of independent law firms.  Visit www.lexmundi.com for more information.  The firm is also a member of the China Alliance.  The China Alliance is a unique arrangement established by four leading independent law firms in response to the increasing importance of China to the global marketplace and to North American businesses.  Visit www.china-alliance.com  for more information.