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Six Pitt McGehee Attorneys Named as 2013 Super Lawyers

Six attorneys from Pitt McGehee, Palmer & Rivers have been named 2013 Michigan Super Lawyers. An independent third-party rating service for attorneys, Super Lawyers recognizes outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and evaluations of other attorneys within the peer group. The Pitt McGehee attorneys and the lists/practice areas to which they were selected are: *Megan Bonanni -- Employment Litigation: Plaintiff *Kevin Carlson – Michigan Rising Stars; Employment Litigation: Plaintiff; Civil Rights/First Amendment *Cary McGehee – Top 50 Consumer Lawyers; Top 25 Women Lawyers; Employment Litigation: Plaintiff; Civil Rights/First Amendment *Robert Palmer – Employment & Labor; Personal Injury Plaintiff: General; Criminal Defense *Michael Pitt – Top 50 Consumer Lawyers; Employment Litigation: Plaintiff; Class Action/Mass Torts; Civil Rights/First Amendment *Beth Rivers – Employment & Labor; Employment Litigation: Plaintiff; Civil Rights/First Amendment    

Midland Daily News -- "Lawsuit Blames State Agencies for Dam Failures"

Mike Pitt, Ted Leopold and Paul Stephen were referenced as plaintiffs' attorneys in a Midland Daily News report on the lawsuit filed June 25 in the Michigan Court of Claims. The coverage notes that the suit's 15 plaintiffs owned property and homes which were damaged or destroyed in the May 19 Midland area flooding caused by the collapse of the Edenville Dam. Read full article here.

Know Your Rights When You Go to Protest in Michigan

Challenging a rule or a law is important. It is through questioning authority that individuals ensure the laws or rules are just. Citizens in the U.S. elect officials to represent their views and opinions by enacting laws that will support and...