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Oct 2011
October 06, 2011

Five Warner Norcross Attorneys Named Lawyer of the Year by Best Lawyers

Five attorneys with the law firm Warner Norcross & Judd LLP have been named Lawyer of the Year in Grand Rapids for their respective practice areas by Best Lawyers in America® 2012.

The attorneys recognized are:
  • Hugh H. Makens, securities and capital markets law
  • Charles E. McCallum, international trade and finance law
  • Richard A. Roane, family law
  • Eugene E. Smary, environmental law
  • Stephen C. Waterbury, mergers and acquisitions law

Warner Norcross has 69 attorneys in 40+ practice areas selected for inclusion in the 2012 edition of Best Lawyers, the leading peer-reviewed guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers is now also designating Lawyers of the Year in high-profile practice areas in large legal communities.

Those recognized as Lawyers of the Year have received particularly high ratings in Best Lawyers’ surveys by earning a high level of respect among their peers for their abilities, professionalism and integrity. Only a single lawyer in each specialty in each community can be honored as the Lawyer of the Year.
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About Warner Norcross & Judd

Warner Norcross & Judd is a corporate law firm with 220 attorneys practicing in six offices throughout Michigan: Grand Rapids, Holland, Lansing, Muskegon, Southfield and Sterling Heights. By providing discerning and proactive legal advice, Warner Norcross & Judd forges a better partnership with its clients.

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