Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss partner Peter Sugar recognized in super lawyers, corporate counsel edition (Friday, December 19, 2008)

Peter Sugar of Southfield-based Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss, P.C. has been recognized by Super Lawyers magazine in the 2008 Corporate Counsel edition.

Published annually since 1991, Super Lawyers magazine is a comprehensive and diverse listing of the top 5% of practicing attorneys in each state as selected by their peers. Spanning more than 60 distinct practice groups, the resource guide highlights attorneys who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The inaugural Super Lawyers, Corporate Counsel edition includes a nationwide list of attorneys selected by those named to the Super Lawyers list in business-related practice areas.

Mr. Sugar concentrates his practice in the areas of securities law, corporate finance and mergers and acquisitions. He is a 1967 graduate of the Wayne State University Business School and a 1970 cum laude graduate of Wayne State University Law School.

Mr. Sugar is a member of the Business Law Section of the State Bar of Michigan and the American Bar Association. He also serves as an adjunct professor at Wayne State University Law School, where he teaches courses in securities regulation, corporate finance and business planning.

Michigan-based Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss is recognized throughout the nation as a relationship-based, highly qualified, full-service business law firm. With an outstanding reputation for providing sophisticated legal services and counsel to businesses of all sizes, family-owned enterprises, individuals and entrepreneurs, Jaffe has more than 100 attorneys in its Southfield, Detroit, and Ann Arbor offices.

Among the Firm's practice areas are appellate, aviation, corporate, criminal, e-commerce, electronic banking, employee benefits, environmental, estate planning, family law, financial services, insolvency & reorganization, insurance, intellectual property, information technology, litigation, labor, mergers & acquisitions, mortgage banking, public finance, real estate, securities and tax law.