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CLEVELAND – Thirty-seven attorneys at McDonald Hopkins have been selected by their peers for inclusion in Best Lawyers 2019. In addition, Cleveland member Dale Vlasek was selected among 2019’s “Lawyers of the Year.” Vlasek is chair of the firm's Employee Benefits Practice Group and has been a feature on the Best Lawyers list every year since 2006. The 24th edition of Best Lawyers is based on more than 5.5 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers. 

Lawyer of the Year

Dale R. Vlasek
Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law (Cleveland)

Florida

Peter M. Bernhardt – Member, Litigation Department
  Commercial Finance Law
  Commercial Litigation
  Construction Law
  Litigation - Banking and Finance
  Litigation - Construction
  Litigation - Real Estate
  Litigation - Trusts and Estates

Alan Burger – Member, Business Law Department
  Commercial Litigation

John T. Metzger – Managing member, West Palm Beach Office
  Litigation - Real Estate
  Real Estate Law

Raquel A. Rodriguez – Managing Member, Miami Office
Commercial Litigation

Illinois

David A. Agay – Managing Member, Chicago Office
  Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Steve M. Harris – Member, Healthcare Practice Group
  Health Care Law

Jeffrey Van Winkle – Member, Business Law Department
  Corporate Law

Michigan

John E. Benko – Member, Litigation Department
  Commercial Litigation

James J. Boutrous II – Managing Member, Detroit Office
  Litigation - Labor and Employment

Stephen M. Gross – Member; Chair, Automotive Practice Group
  Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Patrick A. Karbowski – Member, Real Estate Practice Group
  Litigation - Real Estate
  Real Estate Law

Michael G. Latiff – Member; Co-Chair, Business Litigation Practice Group
  Commercial Litigation

Antoinette M. Pilzner – Member; Employee Benefits Practice Group
  Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

Miriam L. Rosen – Member; Chair, Labor and Employment Practice Group
  Employment Law - Individuals
  Employment Law - Management 

Ohio

Chad Arfons – Member, Real Estate Practice Group
  Banking and Finance Law
  Real Estate Law

Richard H. Blake; Member; Chair, Government Compliance, Investigations and White Collar Defense Practice Group
  Criminal Defense: White Collar

Jeffrey P. Consolo – Member, Chair, Tax and Benefits Department
  Litigation - Trusts and Estates
  Trusts and Estates

David B. Cupar – Member, Chair, Intellectual Property Department
  Patent Law 

M. Collette Gibbons – Of Counsel, Business Restructuring Department
  Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Richard S. Cooper – Member; Co-Chair, Healthcare Practice Group; Co-Chair, Healthcare Restructuring Practice Group
  Health Care Law

Carl J. Grassi – Firm Chairman
  Corporate Law

David H. Gunning II – Member, Co-Chair, Real Estate Practice Group
  Real Estate Law

Jeffrey R. Huntsberger – Member, Real Estate Practice Group
  Real Estate Law

Brian J. Jereb – Member, Estate Planning and Probate Practice Group
  Trusts and Estates

David M, Kall – Managing Member, Cleveland Office
  Corporate Law
  Tax Law

Bernard L. Karr – Senior of Counsel, Estate Planning and Probate Practice Group
  Trusts and Estates

Sean D. Malloy – Member; Chair, Business Restructuring Services Department
  Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Michael J. Meaney – Member, Mergers and Acquisitions Practice Group
  Mergers and Acquisitions Law

William J. O’Neill – Member; General Counsel
  Commercial Litigation
  Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants
  Product Liability Litigation - Defendants

Michael G. Riley – Member, Estate Planning and Probate Practice Group
  Trusts and Estates

Shawn M. Riley – Firm President
  Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Roger L. Shumaker – Member, Estate Planning and Probate Practice Group
  Trusts and Estates

James E. Stief – Member; Chair, Business Law Department
  Banking and Finance Law

Dale R. Vlasek – Member, Chair, Employee Benefits Practice Group
•   Benefits (ERISA) Law

Peter D. Welin – Managing Member, Columbus Office; Co-Chair Construction Law and Real Estate Litigation Practice Group
•  Construction Law
  Litigation - Construction

John M. Wirtshafter – Member, Employee Benefits Practice Group
  Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

Charles B. Zellmer – Senior of Counsel, Business Law Department
  Corporate Law


About McDonald Hopkins
Founded in 1930, McDonald Hopkins is a business advisory and advocacy law firm with locations in Chicago, Cleveland, Columbus, Detroit, Miami, and West Palm Beach. With more than 50 service and industry teams, the firm has the expertise and knowledge to meet the growing number of legal and business challenges our clients face. For more information about McDonald Hopkins, visit mcdonaldhopkins.com.


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