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Butzel Attorneys Named to DBusiness Magazine’s Top Lawyers in Metro Detroit 2023

November 15, 2022
DETROIT, Mich. – Sixty-six Butzel attorneys have been named Top Lawyers in metro Detroit 2023 by DBusiness magazine. The list appears in the November/December 2022 edition. The attorneys and their practice areas are listed below:

Ann Arbor office

  • Jennifer A. Dukarski (Copyright Law, Information Technology Law, Intellectual Property and Patent Law)
  • Mark W. Jane (Employee Benefits Law)
  • Lynn McGuire (Employee Benefits Law)
  • Mark T. Nelson (Litigation – Labor and Employment Benefits)
  • Claudia Rast (Information Management & Discovery Law, Information Technology Law)
  • Diane M. Soubly (Litigation – Labor Employment Benefits)
  • Andrew Stumpff (Employee Benefits Law)

Detroit office

  • Geaneen M. Arends (Corporate Law, Real Estate Law)
  • Linda J. Armstrong (Immigration Law)
  • Frederick A. Berg, Jr. (Litigation – Commercial, Litigation – Insurance)
  • James C. Bruno (Corporate Law, International Trade Law)
  • Joshua J. Chinsky (White-Collar Criminal Defense)
  • Maura Corrigan (Appellate Law)
  • David J. DeVine (Construction Law)
  • Arthur Dudley, II (Corporate Law, Securities Law)
  • Eric J. Flessland (Construction Law, Litigation – Construction)
  • Bernard J. Fuhs (Franchise Law, Trade Secrets)
  • Cynthia J. Haffey (Litigation – Commercial)
  • Amany Kasham (Immigration Law)
  • Justin G. Klimko (Corporate Law, Mergers & Acquisitions Law, Securities Law)
  • Phillip C. Korovesis (Litigation – Commercial, Trade Secrets)
  • Mark R. Lezotte (Health Care Law, Nonprofit/Charities Law)
  • Clara DeMatteis Mager (Immigration Law)
  • Paul M. Mersino (Construction Law, Litigation – Commercial, Trade Secrets)
  • Brett J. Miller (Labor and Employment Law)
  • Donald B. Miller (Product Liability)
  • Reginald A. Pacis (Immigration Law)
  • James S. Rosenfeld (Labor and Employment Law)
  • Bruce L. Sendek (Litigation – Antitrust)
  • Angela Emmerling Shapiro (Information Management & Discovery Law)
  • Ivonne M. Soler (Family Law)
  • Nicholas J. Stasevich (Commercial Law, International Trade Law)
  • John C. Valenti (Product Liability)
  • Kurtis T. Wilder (Appellate Law, Arbitration)
  • James E. Wynne (Product Liability)
  • Mitchell Zajac (Intellectual Property and Patent Law, Litigation – Patents)

Troy office

  • Jennifer E. Consiglio (Corporate Law, Mergers & Acquisitions Law)
  • Rebecca S. Davies (Labor and Employment Law, Litigation – Labor Employment Benefits)
  • Michael C. Decker (Construction Law, Litigation – Construction)
  • Carey A. DeWitt (Labor and Employment Law, Litigation – Labor Employment Benefits)
  • George B. Donnini (Antitrust Law, White-Collar Criminal Defense)
  • W. Patrick Dreisig (Banking & Financial Service Law)
  • Damien DuMouchel (White-Collar Criminal Defense)
  • David F. DuMouchel (Antitrust Law, White-Collar Criminal Defense)
  • Theodore R. Eppel (White-Collar Criminal Defense)
  • Geoffrey L. Gallinger (Land Use & Zoning, Real Estate Law)
  • Debra A. Geroux (Health Care Law)
  • Amy L. Glenn (Trusts and Estates)
  • Beth S. Gotthelf (Energy Law, Environmental Law)
  • David W. Hipp (Banking & Financial Service Law)
  • Robert A. Hudson (International Trade Law, Mergers & Acquisitions Law)
  • Laura E. Johnson (Corporate Law, Mergers & Acquisitions Law)
  • Susan L. Johnson (Energy Law, Environmental Law)
  • Thomas A. Kabel (Land Use & Zoning, Real Estate Law)
  • Sheldon H. Klein (Antitrust Law)
  • William J. Kliffel (Product Liability)
  • Bushra A. Malik (Immigration Law)
  • Suzanne M. Miller (Tax Law)
  • Max J. Newman (Bankruptcy and Creditor /Debtor Rights Law)
  • Robert P. Perry (Trusts and Estates)
  • R. Peter Prokop (Tax Law)
  • Thomas B. Radom (Bankruptcy and Creditor/Debtor Rights Law, Litigation – Banking and Finance)
  • Joseph E. Richotte (Appellate Law, White-Collar Criminal Defense)
  • Robert H. Schwartz (Health Care Law)
  • Daniel B. Tukel (Labor and Employment Law)
  • Roxana Zaha (Real Estate Law)

The research for the Top Lawyers list was created by PRS (Professional Research Services) and is based on an online peer-review survey sent out to the certified lawyers within the metro Detroit area. Many votes were cast honoring excellence in the legal field. Inclusion in DBusiness magazine’s Top Lawyers list is based solely upon one’s standing within their peer group.

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