Friday, March 27, 2015

SHRR Trial Team of McCarthy and Wikander secure $14.4 million verdict for estate of individual killed by garbage truck

Grand Rapids, Mich., March 27, 2015 — Tom McCarthy and Matt Wikander achieved a jury verdict in Kalamazoo County of $14,450,683 for the estate of an individual who was killed in a catastrophic motor vehicle crash with a garbage truck. The case, Blahnik vs. Republic Services, et al.,  involved a garbage truck driver who ran a stop sign resulting in …

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Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Smith Haughey Announces Kristen Guinn as New Chair of Litigation Practice Group

Grand Rapids, Mich., February, 17, 2015— Smith Haughey Rice & Roegge is pleased to announce that shareholder Kristen E. Guinn has been named Chair of Smith Haughey’s Litigation Practice Group.


Kristen is a trial attorney in the firm’s Grand Rapids office who represents individuals and businesses in commercial, professional liability, empl…

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Friday, January 9, 2015

Smith Haughey Announces New Shareholders and Board of Directors

Grand Rapids, Mich., Jan. 9, 2015 — Smith Haughey Rice & Roegge is pleased to announce the addition of two new shareholders and its 2015 Board of Directors.


  • Stephanie C. Hoffer practices in Smith Haughey’s Grand Rapids office. She concentrates her litigation practice primarily in medical and legal malpractice defense. She al…

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Thursday, December 4, 2014

Smith Haughey Welcomes Attorneys Rachael Roseman and Scott Brookens

Grand Rapids, Mich., Dec. 4, 2014 — Smith Haughey Rice & Roegge is pleased to announce that attorneys Scott M. Brookens and Rachael M. Roseman have joined the firm’s Grand Rapids office. Both previously worked at Smith Haughey as summer associates in 2013. 


Scott M. Brookens
Scott joins Smith Haughey as an associate practicing in the areas o…

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Monday, November 3, 2014

Attorney Nick Reister Named a 2014 "Up & Coming Lawyer" by Michigan Lawyers Weekly

Grand Rapids, Mich., November 3, 2014  Nicholas A. Reister, an attorney with Smith Haughey Rice & Roegge, has been named a 2014 “Up & Coming Lawyer” by Michigan Lawyers Weekly.

From nominations received state-wide, the Michigan Lawyers Weekly panel selects only 30 lawyers to hold this title annually. Selections are made by considering not…

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