Michigan Lawyers Weekly has honored Janet L. Ramsey of Warner Norcross & Judd LLP as one of the 10 "Up & Coming Lawyers" in the state for 2008.
Ramsey, who will be made a partner on Jan. 1, 2009, was recognized in the annual edition that acknowledges the best of Michigan's young attorneys. According to selection criteria, "Up & Coming Lawyers" have established a name for themselves early in their careers and are "poised for even greater accomplishments in the future."
Ramsey concentrates her practice in commercial and intellectual property litigation. She has been involved in a number of significant litigation wins for the firm, including the landmark Wrench LLC vs. Taco Bell Corp. over creative ownership of the iconic Chihuahua mascot. She is also a member of the Whirlpool Client Service team, which leads all business litigation for North America's largest appliance manufacturer.
Active professionally and within the Firm, Ramsey is a member of the American Bar Association, Federal Bar Association, State Bar of Michigan, State Bar of Indiana and Grand Rapids Bar Association. She is also a member of the United Way Young Leaders Society. At Warner Norcross, she serves on the Firm's Recruiting Committee and as a mentor for new attorneys.
Ramsey holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from Indiana University and a doctor of jurisprudence magna cum laude from Indiana University School of Law, where she was Order of the Coif.
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About Warner Norcross & Judd
Warner Norcross & Judd LLP is one of the leading law firms in Michigan and one of the top 200 in the nation. With more than 215 attorneys in Grand Rapids, Southfield, Sterling Heights, Lansing, Holland and Muskegon, Warner Norcross is a full-service provider of legal services. Nearly half of our partners are listed in the 2009 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Warner Norcross was also named the best corporate law firm in West Michigan by Corporate Board Member magazine for the third year in a row. Warner Norcross has been recognized as a national leader in client service among law firms by BTI Consulting, as one of the nation's leading employment law firms by Workforce Management, as one of the 101 Best & Brightest Companies to Work For in both West Michigan and Metro Detroit and as one of the Best Michigan Businesses by Corp! Magazine. The Firm represents local, statewide, regional, national and international clients in all areas of business and civil law.