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Smith Haughey Lawyers Named "Super Lawyers"

September 16, 2009

Grand Rapids, Mich. - The following fourteen attorneys from the law firm of Smith Haughey Rice & Roegge have been selected to be included in the 2009 Michigan Super Lawyers listing:

Ann Arbor Office

  • Veronica A. Marsich - Super Lawyers category: Health Care
  • Edward R. Stein - Super Lawyers category: Personal Injury Defense: Medical Malpractice

Grand Rapids Office

  • Charles F. Behler - Super Lawyers category: Construction/Surety
  • Thomas F. Blackwell - Super Lawyers category: Business Litigation
  • Patrick F. Geary - Super Lawyers category: Business Litigation
  • William W. Jack, Jr. - Super Lawyers category: Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • E. Thomas McCarthy, Jr. - Super Lawyers category: Personal Injury Plaintiff: General
  • Craig S. Neckers - Super Lawyers category: Business Litigation
  • Craig R. Noland - Super Lawyers category: General Litigation
  • John C. O'Loughlin - Super Lawyers category: Personal Injury Defense: Medical Malpractice
  • John R. Oostema - Super Lawyers category: Insurance Coverage
  • L. Roland Roegge - Super Lawyers category: Business Litigation
  • Thomas R. Tasker - Super Lawyers category: Workers' Compensation

Traverse City Office

  • George F. Bearup - Super Lawyers category: Estate Planning & Probate

In addition, one Smith Haughey attorney from the firm's Grand Rapids office has been selected to be included in the "Rising Stars" category of Michigan Super Lawyers:

  • Joseph E. Belsito - Super Lawyers category: Estate Planning & Probate

Michigan Super Lawyers is an annual listing of outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection is based on research performed by a blue ribbon review panel and a survey sent to all lawyers in Michigan who have been in practice for five years or more.