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Thirty-Eight Robins Kaplan Attorneys Recognized as Best Lawyers in America© 2016

Robins Kaplan LLP is proud to announce that 38 of the firm’s attorneys have been named to The Best Lawyers in America© 2016.

Best Lawyers® is the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. For the 2016 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, 6.7 million votes were analyzed, which resulted in more than 55,000 leading lawyers being included in the new edition.

Robins Kaplan attorneys named to the list include the following.

A. James Anderson, Partner: Intellectual Property Litigation; Atlanta, GA

David W. Beehler, Partner: Intellectual Property Litigation; Minneapolis, MN

Steve A. Brand, Partner: Trusts and Estates Litigation; Minneapolis, MN

John F. Eisberg, Of Counsel: Medical Malpractice Law—Plaintiffs and Personal Injury Litigation—Plaintiffs; Minneapolis, MN

Lawrence A. Farese, Partner: Bet-the-Company Litigation and Commercial Litigation; Naples, FL

Leo F. Feeney, Partner: Personal Injury Litigation—Plaintiffs; Minneapolis, MN

James L. Fetterly, Of Counsel: Personal Injury Litigation—Plaintiffs, Product Liability Litigation—Plaintiffs, and Professional Malpractice Law—Plaintiffs; Minneapolis, MN

Anthony A. Froio, Managing Partner, Boston Office; Member of Executive Board: Intellectual Property Litigation; Boston, MA

Scott F. Gautier, Partner: Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Los Angeles, CA

Marcia J. Harris, Special Counsel: Entertainment Law—Motion Pictures and Television; Los Angeles, CA

Jake M. Holdreith, Partner: Intellectual Property Litigation and Patent Litigation; Minneapolis, MN

Elliot S. Kaplan, Partner: Commercial Litigation; Minneapolis, MN

Christopher K. Larus, Partner, Chair, Minneapolis IP and Technology Litigation Group: Intellectual Property Litigation and Patent Litigation; Minneapolis, MN

Anne M. Lockner, Partner: Commercial Litigation; Minneapolis, MN

John N. Love, Partner: Insurance Law; Boston, MA

Martin R. Lueck, Partner; Chairman of the Executive Board: Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Intellectual Property Litigation, and Patent Litigation; Minneapolis, MN. This is the 10th year Mr. Lueck has been recognized by Best Lawyers in America.

Christopher W. Madel, Partner; Chair, Business Litigation Group; Member of the Executive Board: Criminal Defense—White Collar; Minneapolis, MN

Eric J. Magnuson, Partner: Appellate Practice, Bet-the-Company Litigation, and Commercial Litigation; Minneapolis, MN

Chris Messerly, Partner: Medical Malpractice Law—Plaintiffs; Minneapolis, MN

Alan R. Miller, Partner: Insurance Law; Boston, MA

Cyrus A. Morton, Partner; Chair, Patent Office Trials Group: Intellectual Property Litigation: Minneapolis, MN

Kathleen Flynn Peterson, Partner: Medical Malpractice Law—Plaintiffs and Personal Injury Litigation—Plaintiffs; Minneapolis, MN

Bernard Persky, Of Counsel: Antitrust Litigation; New York, NY

Jason W. Pfeiffer, Partner: Product Liability Litigation—Defendants; Minneapolis, MN

Peter A. Schmit, Partner; Chair, Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice Group: Personal Injury Litigation—Plaintiffs; Minneapolis, MN

Steven A. Schumeister, Managing Partner, Business Group Chair, Member of the Executive Board: Real Estate Law; Minneapolis, MN

Ronald J. Schutz, Partner; Chair, National IP and Technology Litigation Group; Managing Partner, New York Office; Member of the Executive Board: Intellectual Property Litigation and Patent Litigation; Minneapolis, MN

Christopher A. Seidl, Partner: Intellectual Property Litigation: Minneapolis, MN

David B. Shemano, Partner: Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law; Los Angeles, CA

Phillip Sieff, Partner, Investigation Department Supervising Attorney: Medical Malpractice Law—Plaintiffs; Minneapolis, MN

Roman Silberfeld, National Trial Chair; Member of the Executive Board: Commercial Litigation; Los Angeles, CA

William H. Stanhope, Partner: Insurance Law; Atlanta, GA

Tara D. Sutton, Partner; Chair, Mass Tort Group; Member of the Executive Board: Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions—Plaintiffs; Minneapolis, MN. Ms. Sutton was also designated as Lawyer of the Year for Mass Tort in the State of Minnesota. 

David C. Veis, Partner: Construction Law; Los Angeles, CA

Bryan J. Vogel, Partner: Intellectual Property Litigation; New York, NY

Terry L. Wade, Partner: Medical Malpractice Law—Plaintiffs, Personal Injury Litigation—Plaintiffs, and Product Liability Litigation—Plaintiffs; Minneapolis, MN

Howard J. Weg, Partner; Chair, Restructuring and Business Bankruptcy: Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law, and Litigation Bankruptcy; Los Angeles, CA

K. Craig Wildfang, Partner; Co-Chair, Antitrust and Trade Regulations Group: Antitrust Litigation; Minneapolis, MN