Foley Attorneys Named 2017 Wisconsin Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

10 November 2017 Media Contact: Jill Chanen News

Foley & Lardner LLP announced that 19 attorneys have been named 2017 Wisconsin Super Lawyers and 12 attorneys have been named 2017 Wisconsin Rising Stars. All recognized attorneys are based in Foley’s Madison and Milwaukee offices.

Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.

The Madison attorneys named 2017 Wisconsin Super Lawyers and their primary practices are:

  • Allen Arnsten, Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Gordon Davenport III, Business Litigation
  • Daniel Kaplan, Employment Litigation: Defense
  • David Reinecke, Estate & Probate
  • Anne Ross, Business/Corporate
  • Jeffrey Simmons, Business Litigation
  • Naikang Tsao, Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Paul Wrycha, Securities & Corporate Finance

The Milwaukee attorneys named 2017 Wisconsin Super Lawyers and their primary practices are:

  • Linda Benfield, Environmental
  • John Callan, Estate & Probate
  • James Clark, Business Litigation
  • George Dionisopoulos, Estate & Probate
  • Michael Hatch, Real Estate
  • Stanley Jaspan, Employment & Labor
  • James McKeown, Antitrust Litigation
  • Patrick Quick, Securities & Corporate Finance
  • Jay Rothman, Securities & Corporate Finance
  • Thomas Shriner, General Litigation
  • Mark Thimke, Environmental

The Madison attorneys named 2017 Wisconsin Rising Stars and their primary practices are:

  • Eric Hatchell, Business Litigation
  • Matthew Lee, Creditor Debtor Rights
  • Matthew Lynch, Business Litigation
  • Katherine Rist, Real Estate

The Milwaukee attorneys named 2017 Wisconsin Rising Stars and their primary practices are:

  • Andy Barragry, Antitrust Litigation
  • Rachel Blise, Business Litigation
  • Carmen Decot, Employment & Labor
  • Richard Dancy, Securities & Corporate Finance
  • Kadie Jelenchick, Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Jason Kohout, Estate & Probate
  • Kevin Malaney, Intellectual Property
  • Spencer Moats, Mergers & Acquisitions

The Super Lawyers list is issued by Thomson Reuters. A description of the selection methodology can be found here.