21 August 2018

Best Lawyers Recognizes Forty-Four Attorneys and Names Seven as Lawyers of the Year

Lawyers from Miller Johnson were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2019.

Forty-four lawyers are being honored with Erik Daly being new to the list.  He is recognized for mergers and acquisitions.

In addition, Best Lawyers named Jeff Ammon, Jeff Fraser, Raj Malviya, Cathy Metzler, Andy Portinga, Mark Rizik, and Bob Wolford as “Lawyers of the Year” for their respective practice areas.  Receiving this designation reflects the high level of respect a lawyer has earned among other leading lawyers in the same communities and the same practice areas for their abilities, their professionalism, and their integrity.

Miller Johnson attorneys are recognized for practice areas that directly correlate with the work the firm does for clients.  The areas include:

  • Corporate Law as well as specialized areas of Tax Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law, Real Estate Law, Employee Benefits Law and Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Employment Law – Management and related areas of Labor Law – Management, Litigation – Labor and Employment and Immigration
  • Litigation areas – including Commercial Litigation, Mediation, Appellate Practice, and Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants
  • Private Client matters such as Trusts and Estates (including litigation), Family Law (including Mediation) and Elder Law
  • Industry segments such as Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law, Health Care Law, Construction Law, and Non-Profit/Charities Law

The Best Lawyers in America® is the pre-eminent national listing of outstanding attorneys.  This annual guide is derived from exhaustive peer-review surveys in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers.  A complete listing along with attorney profiles can be found at

Miller Johnson is a full-service firm providing legal counsel to businesses and individuals in areas such as business and corporate, employment and labor, litigation, employee benefits, family law, and estate planning.  For more firm information, visit our LinkedIn page.