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Best Lawyers in America Recognizes Koley Jessen Attorneys


The Best Lawyers in America© 2017 has recognized 15 Koley Jessen attorneys across 18 practice areas. Tom Ackley was recognized as “Lawyer of the Year” in Banking and Finance Law and Karen Shuler was recognized as “Lawyer of the Year” for Non-Profit/Charities Law.

Recognized attorneys include: 

  • Banking and Finance Law – Thomas F. Ackley, Max J. Burbach, Marlon M. Lofgren
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law – Donald L. Swanson
  • Closely Held Companies and Family Business Law – Eric B. Oxley
  • Corporate Law – Teresa A. Beaufait, Michael M. Hupp, Marlon M. Lofgren, M. Shaun McGaughey
  • Employment Law – Margaret Hershiser
  • Health Care Law – Karen M. Shuler
  • Litigation – Bankruptcy – Donald L. Swanson
  • Litigation – Environmental – John M. Lingelbach
  • Litigation – First Amendment – Michael C. Cox
  • Mergers and Acquisitions Law – Teresa A. Beaufait, Michael M. Hupp, M. Shaun McGaughey
  • Non-Profit/Charities Law – Karen M. Shuler
  • Real Estate Law – Max J. Burbach
  • Tax Law – Bryan E. Slone, Kurt F. Tjaden
  • Technology Law – Roberta L. Christensen
  • Trusts and Estates – Kurt F. Tjaden

About Best Lawyers  - Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers lists are compiled based on an exhaustive peer-review evaluation. Over 79,000 leading attorneys globally are eligible to vote, and we have received more than 12 million votes to date on the legal abilities of other lawyers based on their specific practice areas around the world.

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