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STEPHEN MEADS RECOGNIZED BY FARMINGTON AND FARMINGTON HILLS

From left: Marla Parker, City Attorney Stephen Meads, Farmington Mayor Steve Schneemann, Farmington Hills Mayor Ken Massey, and Judge James Brady.)

On January 9, 2019, the cities of Farmington and Farmington Hills honored RSJA Shareholder Stephen Meads for his 25 years of service as their prosecuting attorney. Farmington Hills Mayor Ken Massey and Farmington Mayor Steve Schneemann joined 47th District Judge Marla Parker and Judge James Brady in presenting the award. District Court Administrator Dave Walsh cites the court’s working relationship with Mr. Meads as a key contributor to the organizational success of the Court.

At the event, the judges also recognized Dennis J. Pheney for his more than 35 years of service as a magistrate in the court.

Steve began his career in the Oakland County Prosecutor’s Office. He has successfully defended both municipal and private clients in trial courts throughout the State of Michigan. His wife, Glenda, joined him at the ceremony.

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Johnson Rosati Ranked in 2017 U.S. News — Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" — Five Attorneys Listed in The Best Lawyers in America© 2017

The Firm has received a Tier 1 ranking in the 2017 Edition of the U.S. News - Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" for Litigation-Municipal and Municipal Law in the Troy region. It has also received a Tier 2 ranking for Lansing in Mediation and a Tier 3 ranking for Litigation - Real Estate in the Troy region. Five of the Firm's attorneys have been listed in the The Best Lawyers in America© 2017: Carol A. Rosati (Litigation-Municipal and Municipal Law), Thomas R. Schultz (Litigation-Municipal and Municipal Law), Steven P. Joppich (Litigation-Real Estate and Municipal Law), Patrick A. Aseltyne (Mediation) and Gary L. Dovre (Litigation-Municipal and Municipal Law). Carol A. Rosati was also recognized as the 2017 Litigation-Municipal "Lawyer of the Year" in the Troy region.

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Eleven Johnson Rosati Attorneys Honored Among Top Michigan Attorneys

Eleven of the Firm's attorneys have been recognized by publisher Thomson Reuters as distinguished attorneys in their fields. Carol A. Rosati was included to the Michigan "Top 50 Women" List. Ms. Rosati, Thomas R. Schultz, Steven P. Joppich, Patrick A. Aseltyne, Margaret T. Debler and Gary L. Dovre were selected for the 2016 Super Lawyers list in the area of State, Local & Municipal. Laura S. Amtsbuechler was included on the 2016 Super Lawyers list in the field of Employee Litigation: Defense. Michael E. Rosati was included on the 2016 Super Lawyers list in the area of Civil Rights. Holly S. Battersby and Andrew J. Brege were selected to the Super Lawyers Rising Stars list in the area of State, Local & Municipal. Finally, Daniel Klemptner was selected to the Rising Stars list in the practice area of Employment & Labor.

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Johnson Rosati Recognized in Corp America's 2016 Legal Elite Awards

The Firm has been recognized in Corp America's 2016 Legal Elite Awards receiving awards as "Most Highly Regarded Litigation Firm - Michigan" and "Best Zoning & Land Use Defense - Michigan."

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Attorney Marcie Stepanski Awarded IMLA Amicus Service Award

In April 2016, Marcelyn A. Stepanski was honored in Washington D.C. by the International Municipal Lawyers Association with its Amicus Service Award for preparation of an amicus brief in the United States Supreme Court.

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Congratulations to Five Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in 2016 Best Lawyers in America

The Firm is pleased to announce that five of its attorneys have been included in the 2016 Best Lawyers in America: Carol A. Rosati, Gary L. Dovre and Thomas R. Schultz (Litigation- Municipal), Steven P. Joppich (Litigation – Real Estate), Patrick A. Aseltyne (Mediation), and Carol A. Rosati, Gary L. Dovre, Steven P. Joppich and Thomas R. Schultz (Municipal Law).

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Johnson Rosati Receives Tier 1 Rankings in 2016 U.S. News - Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms"

The Firm has received two Tier 1 rankings in the 2016 Edition of U.S. News - Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms" in Detroit for the areas of Municipal Law and Litigation - Municipal.

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Johnson Rosati Attorneys Included on the 2015 Super Lawyers List

Eleven of the Firm's attorneys have been recognized by Thomson Reuters as distinguished attorneys in their fields for 2015. Carol A. Rosati, Thomas R. Schultz, Steven P. Joppich, Laura S. Amtsbuechler, Michael E. Rosati, Patrick A. Aseltyne, Margaret T. Debler and Gary L. Dovre were selected to the Super Lawyers list. Daniel A. Klemptner, Holly S. Battersby and Shaina Reed were included on the Super Lawyers Rising Stars list. Carol A. Rosati was also included on the lists for Michigan "Top 100," "Top 50 Women," and "Top 25 Women."

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Thompson Reuters Recognizes Johnson Rosati Attorneys as Distinguished in Their Fields

Eleven of the Firm's attorneys have been recognized by publisher Thomson Reuters as distinguished attorneys in their fields. Carol A. Rosati was included to the Michigan "Top 100" and "Top 50 Women" Lists. Ms. Rosati, Thomas R. Schultz, Steven P. Joppich, Michael E. Rosati, Patrick A. Aseltyne, Margaret T. Debler and Gary L. Dovre, were included on the 2014 Super Lawyers list in the area of State/Local/Municipalities. Laura S. Amtsbuechler was included on the 2014 Super Lawyers list for her practice in the field of Employee Litigation Defense. Holly S. Battersby was selected to the Rising Stars list in the area of State/Local/Municipalities. Finally, Daniel Klemptner and Shaina Reed were included on the Rising Stars list in the practice areas of Employment & Labor.

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Johnson Rosati Included in 2014 Best Lawyers Tier 1 Rankings

The Firm has received two Tier 1 rankings in the 2014 Edition of U.S. News - Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms" in Detroit for the areas of Municipal Law and Litigation - Municipal.

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