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Nineteen Dykema Attorneys Listed as “Top Women Lawyers” in Hour Magazine

March 17, 2016

Nineteen Michigan-based Dykema attorneys were recently listed in a supplement in Hour Magazine titled, “Michigan Top Women 2016,” as compiled by Super Lawyers. The supplement was a conclusive listing of each woman from the 2015 Michigan Super Lawyers and Rising Stars listing. Within the listing, Bloomfield Hills-based attorney Maria Abrahamsen was featured in “The Top 50 Women” section.

The Super Lawyers designation, conferred upon the most respected legal practitioners in the state, is based upon peer recognition and professional achievement. No more than five percent of the lawyers in each state are selected by the research team to receive this honor.

Rising Stars are those up-and-coming attorneys who are 40 years of age or younger and have practiced law for 10 years or less. No more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team to receive this honor.

The Dykema attorneys listed as “Michigan Top Women 2016,” identified by primary practice area for which they are being recognized, are:

  • Maria B. Abrahamsen – Health Care
  • Jong-Ju Chang – Business Litigation
  • Jennifer Boueri Chilson – Business Litigation
  • Marie R. Deveney – Estate Planning & Probate
  • Sherrie L. Farrell – Business Litigation
  • Ann D. Fillingham – Government Finance
  • Kathryn J. Humphrey – Aviation and Aerospace
  • Margaret Adams Hunter – Employee Benefits
  • Kathrin E. Kudner – Health Care
  • Elisa J. Lintemuth – Business Litigation
  • Bonnie Mayfield – Employment Litigation
  • Lori McAllister – Business Litigation
  • Lauren M. Phillips – General Litigation
  • Nasseem S. Ramin – Business Litigation
  • Christyn M. Scott – General Litigation
  • Sheryl L. Toby – Bankruptcy
  • Laura A. Weingartner – Real Estate
  • Jeanne M. Whalen – Technology Transactions
  • Jill M. Wheaton – Appellate