Miller Johnson Attorneys Top Listed In Best Lawyers

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Oct. 8, 2008 – Miller Johnson has more listed attorneys in Best Lawyers in the field of Bet-the-Company Litigation, Education Law, Elder Law, Private Funds Law, and Professional Malpractice Law than any other firm in Michigan. The firm also received number 1 rankings for Grand Rapids in 16 categories ranging from Alternative Dispute Resolution to Trusts and Estates and is top listed in Kalamazoo for Personal Injury Litigation.

In addition, thirty attorneys were selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2009. Three of the attorneys, Gary A. Chamberlin, Kenneth G. Hofman, and J. Michael Smith, are new to the Best Lawyers list.

Since its inception in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey in which more than 25,000 leading attorneys cast almost two million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their specialties, and lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.”

Founded in 1959, Miller Johnson has more than 95 attorneys practicing from offices in Grand Rapids and Kalamazoo. A full-service firm, Miller Johnson’s attorneys provide legal counsel to businesses and individuals in areas such as business and corporate, employment and labor, litigation, employee benefits, and estate planning.