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Chambers USA Again Names Miller Canfield Among America’s Leading Business Lawyers

May 28, 2013

Chambers USA 2013, a referral guide designed to objectively present the best practitioners in the main areas of corporate law, has selected Miller Canfield as a top law firm in all six practice areas ranked in Michigan. Twenty-one of the firm’s lawyers are also recognized as leaders in their respective fields.

The firm received the highest possible ranking – Band 1 – in Commercial Litigation and Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation. It was also recognized for Labor & Employment, Banking & Finance Law; Real Estate; and its Corporate/M&A work.

Those named leading lawyers in their specialty area in Chambers USA 2013 are: 

Ann Arbor office: Joseph M. Fazio, Real Estate; Jeffrey L. LaBine, Corporate/M&A, Stephen G. Palms, Real Estate

Detroit office: Orin D. Brustad, Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation; Adam S. Forman, Labor & Employment; Leonard D. Givens, Labor & Employment; Jonathan S. Green, Banking & Finance: Bankruptcy; Christopher A. McMican, Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation; Megan P. Norris, Labor & Employment; Clarence L. Pozza, Jr., Commercial Litigation; Steven A. Roach, Banking & Finance: Bankruptcy; Richard J. Seryak, Labor & Employment; Carl H. von Ende, Commercial Litigation; Jerome R. Watson, Labor & Employment

Grand Rapids office: Charles (Sandy) Mishkind, Labor & Employment; Trent J. Taylor, Banking & Finance

Troy office: Thomas W. Cranmer, Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations; Ronald E. Hodess, Real Estate; Matthew F. Leitman, Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations; Ronald H. Riback, Banking & Finance; James A. Simpson, Real Estate

Chambers USA ranks firms and lawyers considered leaders in their field. A team of 50+ full-time researchers interview lawyers, clients and purchasers of legal services. Firms are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be ranked, making the guide a reflection of market opinion. For more information, visit