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Super Lawyers Selects 7 Pitt McGehee Palmer Rivers & Golden Attorneys

Super Lawyers, a prestigious rating service of outstanding lawyers who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement has announced the selection of seven Pitt, McGehee, Palmer, Rivers & Golden attorneys to its 2012 list. They are: *Michael Pitt, founding partner – Named to Top 10 list of Michigan Super Lawyers. *Cary McGehee, founding partner – Named to Top 50 list of female Michigan Super Lawyers. *Robert Palmer, partner – Named to Michigan Super Lawyers list in employment & labor practice. *Beth Rivers, partner – Named to Michigan Super Lawyers list in employment & labor practice. *Joseph Golden, partner – Named to Michigan Super Lawyers list in employment & labor practice. *Peggy Pitt – Named to Michigan Super Lawyers list in employment & labor practice. *Kevin Carlson – Named to Michigan Super Lawyers list of Rising Stars. The Michigan Super Lawyers selection process is based on peer nominations, blue ribbon panel review and independent research. Michigan Super Lawyers are those who finished in the top 5 percent of the selection process. “I’m gratified that our colleagues in the Michigan legal community have seen fit to include so many of our firm’s attorneys in this year’s list of Super Lawyers. We take a lot of pride in our practice of employment and labor law, so it’s great to be recognized for what we do in this important area,” said Michael Pitt.

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...

Michael Pitt Featured in ICLE Monthly Mentor

In the latest "Monthly Mentor," the newsletter of ICLE, Pitt McGehee Palmer & Rivers Partner Michael Pitt was featured in a column entitled "What I Wish I Knew Then: Review Client Records Before Taking the Case." Pitt share that experienced...