21 Zausmer Attorneys Named to 2023 Michigan Super Lawyers

21 Zausmer attorneys, from multiple practice areas, have been named 2023 Michigan Super Lawyers or Rising Stars.

Super Lawyers is a distinction given to no more than five percent of lawyers in Michigan, while Rising Stars recognizes exceptional attorneys under the age of 40 or who have been practicing for ten years or less.

Super Lawyers

Mark J. Zausmer – Civil Litigation: Defense, Eminent Domain, Personal Injury – General: Defense, 2006-2023

Mischa M. Boardman – Business Litigation, Eminent Domain, General Litigation, Construction Litigation: Business, Real Estate: Business, 2017-2023

Michael L. Caldwell – Environmental Litigation, Business Litigation, Environmental, 2015-2023

Stephen R. Estey – Land Use & Zoning, Eminent Domain, General Litigation, 2013-2021

Cinnamon A. Plonka – Personal Injury – General: Defense, 2021-2023

Nicole M. Wright – Civil Litigation: Defense, Employment Litigation: Defense, 2013-2023

Rising Stars

Dylan M. Beadle – Insurance Coverage, Personal Injury – General: Defense, 2019-2023

Theresa A. Bodwin – Insurance Coverage, Energy & Natural Resources, Environmental, Environmental Litigation, 2018-2023

John C. Cusmano – Personal Injury – General: Defense, 2023

Katelyn M. DePrekel – Civil Litigation: Defense, 2022, 2023

Danielle R. DePriest – Insurance Coverage, 2023

Cristy M. DeVos – Personal Injury – General: Defense, 2020-2023

Elena Djordjeski – Insurance Coverage, 2022, Personal Injury – General: Defense, 2023

Chad M. Duschinsky – Insurance Coverage, 2022, 2023

Daniel I. Jedell – Civil Litigation: Defense, Personal Injury – General: Defense, 2015-2023

Michael H. Jernukian – Insurance Coverage, 2023

Timothy M. Kaufmann – Civil Litigation, 2021-2023

Breanne M. Patton – Business Litigation, 2023

Bryan R. Padgett – Personal Injury – General: Defense, Civil Litigation: Defense, Insurance Coverage, 2013-2023

Adam Post II – Insurance Coverage, 2023

Kyle A. Warwick – Insurance Coverage, 2020-2023

Super Lawyers is a rating service that distinguishes exceptional lawyers across over 70 practice areas. It acknowledges legal professionals who have garnered substantial recognition from their peers and achieved remarkable career accomplishments. The selection process for Super Lawyers involves multiple phases, including a statewide survey of lawyers, independent research evaluations of candidates, and peer assessments within specific practice categories. Those who receive the Super Lawyer designation are considered to be the top legal practitioners in their respective fields.

Please join us in congratulating these individuals on their outstanding achievements!


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