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LegalNews Highlights 7 Pitt McGehee Attorneys Named Super Lawyers

The LegalNews recently shared the news that seven attorneys from Pitt, McGehee, Palmer, & Rivers have been named 2014 Michigan Super Lawyers. Firm attorneys and their practice areas selected as 2014Super Lawyers include: • Founding partner Michael Pitt, was named to Super Lawyers in employment litigation and class action/mass torts. He was listed in Top 100 Michigan Super Lawyers and Top 50 Michigan Consumer Lawyers. • Founding partner Cary McGehee was named to Super Lawyers for employment litigation. In addition, she was listed in Top 50 Women Michigan Super Lawyers and Top 25 Women Consumer Lawyers. Beth Rivers: Employment & labor and employment litigation. Robert Palmer:  Employment & labor; personal injury-general and criminal defense. Peggy Pitt: Employment & labor. Megan Bonanni: Employment litigation. Kevin Carlson: Employment litigation.    

Carlson Speaks to WDET About History of ADA

WDET Radio program, "Detroit Today" with Stephen Henderson, talked to Pitt McGehee Palmer & Rivers attorney Kevin Carlson about the 25th anniversary of the signing of theAmericans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA). The main points of...

Pitt McGehee Hosts Sold Out Morris Dees Lecture

A standing-room-only crowd of more than 300 came to hear civil rights icon Morris Dees speak Monday, April 13, at Wayne State University Law School. Dees, who is widely celebrated for his work with the Southern Poverty Law Center, which he...

Rivers Joins ACLU Suit on Behalf of Female Inmates

Grand Rapids, Mich. Dec. 4 - Beth Rivers, a partner with Pitt McGehee Palmer & Rivers, has joined the American Civil Liberties Union of Michigan in filing suit against Muskegon County in federal court on behalf of eight female jail inmates who...

Michael Pitt Addresses Tort Reform in Legal News

Michael Pitt, a founding member and managing partner of Pitt McGehee Palmer & Rivers as well as past president of the Michigan Association for Justice, was interviewed in a special column by the LegalNews in November on Tort Reform.   The...

Michael Pitt Receives Champion of Justice Award

[caption id="attachment_954" align="alignleft" width="300"] (L) Thomas Rombach, 2014-15 SBM President, (C) Michael PItt and (R) Brian Einhorn, 2013-14 SBM President.[/caption] Pitt McGehee Palmer & Rivers Managing Partner Michael Pitt received...