Michael Best: Welcomes New Litigation Associate

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Jennifer R. Rupkey

Director, Client Development

Direct Dial: 414.225.8262
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Madison, WI (July 1, 2005) – Frances M. Haas recently joined the Madison office of Michael Best & Friedrich LLP as an associate in the Litigation Practice Group. Ms. Haas will focus her practice on general litigation matters.

Ms. Haas received her Juris Doctorate degree, with honors, from the University of Iowa College of Law in December 2004. During her graduate school career, she was a research assistant to Assistant Dean Linda McGuire, and served as student judge for Moot Court. Ms. Haas received her B.A., summa cum laude, from the University of Northern Iowa.

About Michael Best
Founded in 1848, Michael Best has earned its reputation as a leading Midwestern law firm. The firm has more than 300 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 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 china-alliance.com for more information.