Miller Johnson's 33 Best Lawyers Are Top Ranked In The State

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Sept. 14, 2008 – Miller Johnson attorneys in The Best Lawyers in America® 2010 are ranked number one in Michigan in eight categories including Bet-the-Company Litigation, Education Law, Family Law, and Land Use and Zoning Law. The firm also received number one rankings in Grand Rapids for 15 fields ranging from Alternative Dispute Resolution to Labor and Employment, from Mergers and Acquisitions to Tax Law. Finally, Miller Johnson attorneys were top listed in Kalamazoo in three areas including Family Law and Product Liability Litigation.

In addition, thirty-three attorneys were selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2010. Four of the attorneys, Jack Keiser, Peter Peterson, Andrew Portinga, and Robert Scott, are new to the Best Lawyers list. The complete list of attorneys and rankings can be found on our web site at

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 vote on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their specialties. 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 90 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.