May 27, 2016Press Release

Nineteen Michael Best Partners Recognized in Chambers USA 2016

Milwaukee, WI (May 27, 2016) – Michael Best & Friedrich LLP is pleased to announce 19 partners have been recognized in the 2016 edition of Chambers USA. Seventeen partners were named “Leaders in their Field,” while two were included as “Recognized Practitioners.” Chambers & Partners has been ranking the best lawyers since 1990 and now covers 185 jurisdictions throughout the world.

For the tenth consecutive year, Michael Best’s Labor & Employment Practice was ranked in Band 1 (the highest ranking available) in Wisconsin. Additional ranked practices include: Banking & Finance (WI); Corporate/M&A (WI); Intellectual Property (WI); Litigation: General Commercial (WI); Natural Resources & Environment (WI); and Corporate/M&A (UT).

The following attorneys were recognized as “Leaders in Their Field”:

 Scott C. Beightol  Labor & Employment  Wisconsin
 J. Donald Best  Intellectual Property; Intellectual Property Litigation  Wisconsin
 David W. Croysdale  Labor & Employment  Wisconsin
 Alexander P. Fraser  Banking & Finance; Corporate/M&A  Wisconsin
 Stuart A. Fredman  Corporate/M&A  Utah
 Brad R. Jacobsen  Corporate/M&A  Utah
 Amy Schmidt Jones  Labor & Employment  Wisconsin
 Tod B. Linstroth  Corporate/M&A  Wisconsin
 K. Thor Lundgren  Corporate/M&A  Wisconsin
 Jonathan H. Margolies  Intellectual Property; Intellectual Property Litigation  Wisconsin
 Kevin P. Moran  Intellectual Property  Wisconsin
 José A. Olivieri  Labor & Employment: Immigration  Wisconsin
 Todd E. Palmer  Natural Resources & Environment  Wisconsin
 Bret A. Roge  Real Estate  Wisconsin
 Thomas W. Scrivner  Labor & Employment  Wisconsin
 Ann Ustad Smith  Banking & Finance  Wisconsin
 Charles P. Stevens  Labor & Employment: Employee Benefits & Compensation  Wisconsin

The following attorneys were named “Recognized Practitioners”:

 Jorge M. Leon  Labor & Employment: Employee Benefits & Compensation  Illinois
 Richard F. Ensor  Litigation: General Commercial  Utah

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