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Twenty-One Smith Haughey Attorneys Named to Best Lawyers® 2019

August 16, 2018

Twenty-one attorneys from Smith Haughey Rice & Roegge were recently selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2019 (Copyright 2018 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, SC).

Below is the full listing of those recognized in The Best Lawyers in America 2019 and their area(s) of practice:

ANN ARBOR

  • Cheryl L. Chandler
    Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants
  • Edward R. Stein
    Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants

    Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants

GRAND RAPIDS

  • Charles F. Behler
    Commercial Litigation

    Construction Law
    Litigation – Construction
  • Carol D. Carlson
    Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants
  • Patrick F. Geary
    Commercial Litigation
  • Christopher R. Genther
    Health Care Law
  • Mark A. Gilchrist
    Commercial Litigation
  • William W. Jack, Jr.
    Arbitration

    Legal Malpractice Law – Defendants
    Mediation
    Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants
    Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
  • Brian J. Kilbane
    Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants
  • John M. Kruis
    Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants
  • Thomas McCarthy, Jr.
    Bet-the-Company Litigation

    Commercial Litigation
    Legal Malpractice Law – Defendants
    Mediation
    Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
    Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs
  • Craig S. Neckers
    Commercial Litigation

    Legal Malpractice Law - Defendants
    Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants
  • Paul M. Oleniczak
    Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants
  • John C. O'Loughlin
    Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants
  • John R. Oostema
    Insurance Law

    Legal Malpractice Law – Defendants
    Litigation – Insurance
  • Mary R. Pigorsh
    Family Law

    Family Law Mediation
  • Nicholas A. Reister
    Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
  • L.R. "Bud" Roegge
    Bet-the-Company Litigation

    Commercial Litigation
    Legal Malpractice Law – Defendants
    Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants
    Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
  • Jason R. Sebolt
    Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants
  • Matthew L. Wikander
    Commercial Litigation
    Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs 

HOLLAND

  • John R. Marquis
    Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)

    Health Care Law
    Tax Law

A listing in Best Lawyers is widely regarded by both clients and legal professionals as a significant honor, conferred on a lawyer by his or her peers (Copyright 2018 by Woodward/White, Inc. of Aiken, SC). All included lawyers must first be nominated by their peers, and then voted for by a certain number of listed lawyers who take part in the survey.test