Lisa B. Zimmer, a partner with the law firm Warner Norcross & Judd LLP, has been named to The Best Lawyers in America® 2011.
Zimmer, who is new to the list this year, was recognized for her work in employee benefits law. She is one of 67 attorneys from Warner Norcross who were selected for the peer-review award, which denotes legal excellence in specific practice areas. Additionally, the law firm is ranked top in Michigan in seven practice areas, including employee benefits, international trade and finance, environmental law, trusts and estates and others.
A native of metropolitan Detroit, Zimmer concentrates her practice exclusively in employee benefits law, with an emphasis on the design, documentation, implementation, operation and government compliance of qualified retirement plans, welfare programs and non-qualified deferred compensation arrangements. She has been named a Super Lawyer in Michigan and to Chambers USA American’s Leading Lawyers.
Zimmer holds a bachelor of business administration from the University of Michigan and her doctor of jurisprudence from Wayne State University Law School. She now resides in Northville, Mich.
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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. The firm has more than 75 practice groups that work in virtually all areas of business and civil law. By providing sound legal advice and alternative billing options, Warner Norcross & Judd forges a better partnership with its clients.