33 Jaffe Attorneys Honored as Super Lawyers; 13 Recognized as Michigan Rising Stars (Monday, September 10, 2018)

SOUTHFIELD, MICH., Sept. 10, 2018 - Super Lawyers magazine has again recognized 33 Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss, P.C. attorneys in 18 practice areas as Michigan Super Lawyers and 13 attorneys in nine practice areas as Michigan Rising Stars. Jaffe CEO Jeffrey Weiss made the announcement.

Super Lawyers selects attorneys from more than 70 practice areas using a patented, multi-phased selection process. Peer nominations and evaluations are combined with independent research, and each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. Selections are made on an annual, state-by-state basis to create a comprehensive and diverse listing of outstanding attorneys. No more than five percent of attorneys in each state qualify for their state's Super Lawyers list.

The Michigan Rising Star recognition is awarded to attorneys 40 years old or younger, or those who have been practicing for less than 10 years. Less than 2.5 percent of attorneys are recognized as Rising Starts each year.

The following Jaffe attorneys in both the Southfield and Ann Arbor offices were included in the 2018 edition as Michigan Super Lawyers or Michigan Rising Stars:

Ann Arbor, Mich. Office Super Lawyers:

  • Lawrence R. Jordan: Intellectual Property
  • Diana Raimi: Family Law
  • Southfield, Mich. Office Super Lawyers:

  • Joel M. Alam: Securities & Corporate Finance
  • Peter M. Alter: Business Litigation
  • Christopher A. Andreoff: Criminal Defense
  • Jeremy D. Bisdorf: Intellectual Property
  • Christopher R. Cataldo: Business Litigation
  • Mark G. Cooper: Business Litigation
  • Thomas E. Coughlin: Bankruptcy: Business
  • Paul R. Hage: Bankruptcy: Business
  • Jeffrey G. Heuer: Business Litigation
  • Ethan R. Holtz: Business Litigation
  • Michael F. Jacobson: Business Litigation
  • Ira J. Jaffe: Business/Corporate
  • Shirley A. Kaigler: Estate & Probate
  • Mark L. Kowalsky: Securities Litigation
  • Mark P. Krysinski: Real Estate
  • Steven R. Lefkofsky: Business Litigation
  • Judith Greenstone Miller: Creditor Debtor Rights
  • Jennifer M. Oertel: Nonprofit Organizations
  • Brian S. Raznick: Real Estate
  • Mark D. Rubenfire: Real Estate
  • Brian G. Shannon: Appellate
  • Aaron H. Sherbin: Estate & Probate
  • William E. Sider: Tax
  • David Steinberg: Franchise/Dealership
  • Peter Sugar: Securities & Corporate Finance
  • Holli H. Targan: Banking
  • Scott R. Torpey: Aviation & Aerospace
  • Arthur A. Weiss: Tax
  • Jay L. Welford: Creditor Debtor Rights
  • David W. Williams: Business Litigation
  • Richard A. Zussman: Real Estate
  • Southfield Rising Stars:

  • Joshua M. Borson: Business/Corporate
  • Kreuza Gjezi: Immigration: Business
  • Justin A. Hanna: Business/Corporate
  • Heather M. Maldegen-Long: Real Estate
  • Emily Mayer: Business Litigation
  • Nicole S. Meisner: Administrative Law
  • Jonathan C. Myers: Bankruptcy: Business
  • Eric D. Novetsky: Bankruptcy: Business
  • Natalie O'Keefe: Business/Corporate
  • May A. Saad: Real Estate
  • Justin M. Schmidt: Aviation & Aerospace
  • Jonathan H. Schwartz: Business Litigation
  • Katherine A. Stefanou: Securities Litigation