Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren: 64 Reinhart attorneys recognized by Wisconsin Super Lawyers

MILWAUKEE – 47 Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren s.c. (Reinhart) attorneys are recognized as 2013 Wisconsin “Super Lawyers” and 17 Reinhart attorneys are recognized as “Super Lawyers – Rising Stars.”

Bruce T. Block, Mark A. Cameli, Scott W. Hansen are among the Top 25 Milwaukee and Top 50 Wisconsin Super Lawyers. Peter C. Blain is also among the Wisconsin Top 50.

No more than five percent of the lawyers in Wisconsin are selected by Super Lawyers. Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.

Reinhart’s Super Lawyers and their practice areas are listed below.

Milwaukee Office

Christopher P. Banaszak – Employment & Labor; Civil Litigation Defense; General Litigation

James M. Bedore – Mergers & Acquisitions; Securities & Corporate Finance; Business/Corporate

Peter C. Blain – Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights; Banking

Bruce T. Block – Real Estate; Land Use/Zoning; Government/Cities/Municipalities

Laura A. Brenner – Business Litigation; Franchise/Dealership

Larri J. Broomfield – Mergers & Acquisitions; Health Care; Business/Corporate

Lawrence J. Burnett – Mergers & Acquisitions; Business/Corporate

Mark A. Cameli – Business Litigation; Criminal Defense: White Collar

Jennifer R. D’Amato – Estate Planning & Probate; Closely Held Business; Non-Profit

Francis W. Deisinger – Estate & Trust Litigation; Business Litigation; Professional Liability: Defense

Colleen E. Fielkow – Personal Injury Defense: Products; Civil Litigation Defense; Intellectual Property Litigation

Frederic G. Friedman – Estate Planning & Probate

Michael G. Goller – Tax

Scott W. Hansen – Business Litigation; Franchise/Dealership; Class Action/Mass Torts

David G. Hanson – Intellectual Property Litigation; Business Litigation

Robert J. Heath – Health Care

John A. Herbers – Estate Planning & Probate; Closely Held Business; Tax

Patrick J. Hodan – Business Litigation; Civil Litigation Defense; Construction Litigation

Kevin J. Howley – Mergers & Acquisitions; Business/Corporate; Franchise/Dealership

Steven D. Huff – Employee Benefits/ERISA

Michael D. Jankowski – Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights; Banking; Business/Corporate

Jerome M. Janzer – Real Estate; Business/Corporate; Land Use/Zoning

Tracey L. Klein – Health Care; Government Relations

Robert J. Misey, Jr. – Tax; International; Entertainment & Sports

Philip R. O’Brien – Employee Benefits/ERISA

Albert S. Orr – Mergers & Acquisitions; Securities & Corporate Finance, Business/Corporate

Michael T. Pepke – Mergers & Acquisitions; Business/Corporate; Securities & Corporate Finance

Timothy P. Reardon – Mergers & Acquisitions; Business/Corporate; Tax

John L. Schliesmann – Mergers & Acquisitions; Business/Corporate; Tax

Allen C. Schlinsog, Jr. – Personal Injury Defense: Products; Business Litigation; FDA

David B. Schulz – Banking

Robert K. Sholl – Employment & Labor; Employment Litigation: Defense; Workers’ Compensation

Michael H. Simpson – Environmental; Real Estate

John M. Van Lieshout – Environmental

Madison Office

Gregory F. Monday – Closely Held Business; Estate Planning & Probate

Jesse S. Ishikawa – Real Estate

Lynn M. Stathas – Employment & Labor; Business Litigation

Harvey L. Temkin – Real Estate; Land Use/Zoning; Business/Corporate

Waukesha Office

Vincent J. Beres – Mergers & Acquisitions; Business/Corporate; Tax

Brian G. Carroll – Business/Corporate; Estate Planning & Probate; Health Care

Scott M. Fabry – Mergers & Acquisitions; Business/Corporate; Tax

Donald P. Gallo – Environmental

Eric P. Hagemeier – Mergers & Acquisitions

Timothy A. Nettesheim – Mergers & Acquisitions; Business/Corporate; Tax

J. Bushnell Nielsen – Real Estate; Insurance Coverage

David G. Peterson – Business Litigation; Personal Injury Defense: Products; General Litigation

Dean B. Richards – Land Use/Zoning; Real Estate; Eminent Domain

Reinhart’s Rising Stars

Rising Stars names the top young lawyers in each state as nominated by other attorneys and evaluated through an attorney-led research team. All Rising Stars are 40 or younger or have been in practice for 10 years or less. No more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in Wisconsin are selected to the list.

Reinhart’s Rising Stars and their practice areas are listed below.

Milwaukee Office

Amy L. Barnes – Tax

Thomas M. Burnett – Business Litigation

James M. Burrows – IP Litigation

Robert S. Driscoll – Employment Litigation: Defense

Alexander Handelsman – Business Litigation

Nathan K. Johnson – Estate & Probate

Lisa A. Kass – General Litigation

Douglas J. Marsch – Employment & Labor

Brittany Lopez Naleid – Civil Litigation: Defense

Christopher E. Rechlicz – Business/Corporate; Securities & Corporate Finance; Banking

Ryan S. Stippich – Securities Litigation; Professional Liability: Defense; Criminal Defense: White Collar

Guy R. Temple – Business Litigation

Katie D. Triska – Employment & Labor

Madison Office

Meg S.L. Pekarske – Health Care; Administrative Law

Jessica Hutson Polakowski – Intellectual Property Litigation; Tax

Nathan J. Wautier – Real Estate; Land Use/Zoning; Business/Corporate

Waukesha Office

Robert W. Habich – Real Estate; Business/Corporate; Banking


Reinhart is a full-service, business-oriented law firm with offices in Milwaukee, Waukesha and Madison, Wisconsin; Rockford and Chicago, Illinois; Phoenix, Arizona; and Denver, Colorado. With more than 200 lawyers, the firm serves clients throughout the United States and internationally with a combination of legal advice, industry understanding and superior client service.



Kirk Kusick, Marketing Manager

Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren s.c.

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