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34 Dykema Attorneys Named to dbusiness List of 2016 Top Lawyers

November 16, 2015

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that 34 attorneys from its Detroit, Bloomfield Hills and Ann Arbor offices have been named to dbusiness magazine’s list of 2016 Top Lawyers. dbusiness is a regional publication covering business news in Southeast Michigan.

This annual list identifies the leading attorneys in Southeast Michigan as nominated by peers in their respective practice areas. Of the 19,000 attorneys surveyed, each was asked to nominate lawyers from more among 48 different legal specialties.

The Dykema attorneys named to the dbusiness 2017 Top Lawyers list, and the practice areas for which they are recognized, are:

  • Maria B. Abrahamsen – Health Care Law
  • J. Michael Bernard – Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law
  • Brendan J. Cahill – Mergers and Acquisitions Law
  • Eric Thomas Carver – Tax Law, Trusts and Estates
  • Amy M. Christen – Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law 
  • Michael P. Cooney – Product Liability 
  • Sandra Cotter – Nonprofit/Charities Law
  • Michael G. Cumming – Trusts and Estates
  • Samuel C. Damren – Mediation
  • Marie R. Deveney – Trusts and Estates
  • James P. Feeney – Arbitration, Product Liability 
  • Adam M. Fishkind – Real Estate Law
  • Robert J. Franzinger – Intellectual Property and Patent Law
  • Grant P. Gilezan – Environmental Law
  • Alan M. Greene – Land Use and Zoning Law, Litigation - Real Estate
  • Steven E. Grob – Tax Law
  • Dennis M. Haffey – Professional Malpractice Law, Securities Law, Antitrust
  • Kyle R. Hauberg – Real Estate Law
  • Kathryn J. Humphrey – Product Liability
  • Margaret Adams Hunter – Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Howard B. Iwrey – Litigation - Antitrust
  • Mark D. Jacobs – Environmental Law
  • Peter M. Kellett – Litigation - Antitrust, Product Liability 
  • Joel D. Kellman – Real Estate Law, Banking and Financial Services
  • Jin-Kyu Koh – Mergers and Acquisitions Law
  • Kathrin E. Kudner – Health Care Law
  • Mark Malven – Mergers and Acquisitions Law
  • D. Richard McDonald – Mergers and Acquisitions Law, Securities Law
  • Mark A. Metz – Securities Law
  • James D. Obermanns – Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Cameron H. Piggott – Real Estate Law, Energy Law
  • Carl Rashid, Jr. – Litigation - Real Estate, Tax Law
  • Rex E. Schlaybaugh, Jr. – Mergers and Acquisitions Law, Securities Law
  • Sheryl L. Toby – Bankruptcy and Creditor / Debtor Rights