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Dec 2020
December 29, 2020

Warner Partner Among Michigan Go To Business Lawyers

Warner Norcross + Judd partner Jeffrey S. Battershall has been named among Michigan Lawyers Weekly’s Michigan Go To Lawyers for 2020.

He was selected for the Go To Lawyers program's inaugural class of leading attorneys in business law in this peer-nominated award. Go To Lawyers are recognized as experts in their field, well-versed in the nuances of the case law, statutes and regulations clients will encounter. They think creatively, are experienced and have a track record of success. They are also the lawyers to whom other lawyers make referrals because of their expertise and accomplishments.
Based in Grand Rapids, Battershall concentrates his practice in business and corporate law, assisting health institutions, large publicly traded companies and smaller privately owned companies in contracts, general corporate law, transactions, mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, licensing and distribution arrangements. He is the former chair of Warner’s Business Practice Group, one of the largest in the firm.
Co-chair of the firm’s Health Law Practice Group, Battershall helps lead a team of 26 attorneys who serve as general counsel to hospitals, physicians and physician groups, nursing homes, health insurance companies and other providers of health care services. The firm again was named among the top 10 health law firms of the Midwest by the American Bar Association.
Battershall has been named to the Michigan Super Lawyers list by Super Lawyers Magazine and The Best Lawyers in America® every year since 2007. In 2019, he received a Carol Van Andel Angel of Excellence Award from Van Andel Institute.
Battershall serves on Albion College’s Gerald R. Ford Institute for Leadership in Public Policy and Service advisory council and Feeding America West Michigan’s board of directors. He has previously served as the board’s president.
About Warner
By providing discerning and proactive legal advice, Warner Norcross + Judd builds a better partnership with its clients. Warner is a corporate law firm with 230 attorneys practicing in eight offices throughout Michigan: Grand Rapids, Southfield, Midland, Macomb County, Kalamazoo, Muskegon, Lansing and Holland. To learn more, visit, follow us on Twitter @WNJLLP or connect on LinkedIn.

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