Davis Kuelthau: Attorneys honored by The Best Lawyers in America® 2020 Guide

MILWAUKEE – Davis|Kuelthau, s.c. is pleased to announce that 28 of its attorneys were selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2020, a national and local per-review publication. The recognition includes colleagues across all three of the firm’s offices and spans more than 20 service areas. Additionally, three of the firm’s attorneys were selected as Best Lawyers 2020 Lawyer of the Year in their respective communities and practice areas.

The Davis|Kuelthau attorneys recognized as Best Lawyers in America® 2020 are:


Marilyn M. Carroll, Health Care, Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants
Charles G. Maris, Trusts and Estates, and Non-Profit/Charities Law
Jacqueline L. Messler, Trusts and Estates
Ann M. Rieger, Corporate Law, Non-Profit/Charities Law, and Trusts and Estates

Green Bay

Robert W. Burns, Employment Law – Management, and Labor Law – Management
Timothy J. Feldhausen, Mergers and Acquisitions Law
Adrian T. Ulatowski, Corporate Law, and Trusts and Estates
Ted A. Warpinski, Litigation – Environmental


James E. Braza, Commercial Litigation, Construction Law, and Litigation – Construction
Scott E. Fiducci, Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law
William H. Frazier, Trusts and Estates
Robert W. Habich, Construction Law, Corporate Law, Real Estate Law
Charles I. Henderson, Real Estate Law
Joseph S. Heino, Trademark Law
Christopher J. Jaekels, Environmental Law, Litigation – Municipal, and Municipal Law
William A. Jennaro, Arbitration, Mediation
Daniel A. Kaminsky, Real Estate Law
Russell S. Long, Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law, and Commercial Litigation
Kevin J. Lyons, Arbitration, Construction Law, Environmental Law, Litigation – Construction, Litigation – Environmental, and Mediation
Matthew R. McClean, Construction Law, Litigation – Construction
Christopher M. Meuler, Litigation – Land Use and Zoning
Kathy L. Nusslock, Commercial Litigation, Litigation – Labor and Employment
Brian C. Randall, Food and Beverage, Government Relations Practice, Land Use and Zoning Law, Litigation – Land Use and Zoning, Municipal
Allen M. Salomon, Trusts and Estates
Susan G. Schellinger, Commercial Litigation, Litigation – Construction
Gregory J. Sell, Litigation and Controversy – Tax, Real Estate Law, Tax Law
Joseph E. Tierney, IV, Corporate Law, Real Estate Law
Lisa Kleiner Wood, Real Estate Law

Three of the firm’s attorneys have been selected as Best Lawyers 2020 Lawyer of the Year in their respective areas of practice:

Charles G. Maris has been selected for the first time as a Lawyer of the Year for Non-Profit/Charities in the Milwaukee Metro Area.
Kevin J. Lyons has been selected for the third time as a Lawyer of the Year for Arbitration in the Milwaukee Metro Area.
Robert W. Burns has been selected for the fourth time as a Lawyer of the Year for Employment Law – Management in the Green Bay Metro Area.

Only a single lawyer in each practice area in each community is honored as the Lawyer of the Year. These individuals are selected based on particularly high peer review ratings received during Best Lawyers exhaustive peer-review assessments conducted with thousands of leading lawyers each year.

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About Davis|Kuelthau, s.c.

Davis|Kuelthau, s.c. offers an array of innovative legal solutions to business owners and businesses of all sizes, including emerging, middle market and Fortune 500 companies, high net worth individuals and families, private and institutional investors, and lenders. The firm’s nearly attorneys, who practice from three offices across Wisconsin, have national experience combined with strong community ties. For more information, please visit www.dkattorneys.com.