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Godfrey & Kahn Announces 2008 Best Lawyers Listing

September 19, 2007

Milwaukee, Wisconsin (September 19, 2007). Thirty-nine lawyers from Godfrey & Kahn, S.C. have been selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2008 (Copyright 2007 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, S.C.).

Since its inception in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence in the United States. The current, 14th edition of Best Lawyers (2008), is based on more than 1.8 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers. Because lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed, inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor.

Milwaukee Office

Included in the listing from the Milwaukee office are: Richard J. Bliss, Stephen L. Chernof, John A. Dickens, John E. Donahue, Michael J. Dwyer, Henry E. Fuldner, Carol A. Gehl, Dudley J. Godfrey, Jr., Gardner Govan, Arthur J. Harrington, William R. Hotz, Kenneth C. Hunt., Debra S. Koenig, Andrew R. Lauritzen, Helge K. Lee, Kristi E. Leswing, William H. Levit, Jr., Diane M. Marchik, Christopher B. Noyes, James N. Phillips, Howard A. Pollack, James A. Sheriff, Peter M. Sommerhauser, Charles G. Vogel, and Nicholas P. Wahl. Fuldner and Godfrey have appeared in The Best Lawyers in America® for the last 20 consecutive years or more. Bliss, Donahue, Harrington, Hunt, Levit, Phillips and Sommerhauser have been listed for the last 10 consecutive years or more.

Madison Office

Included in the listing from the Madison office are: Jon E. Anderson, Robert E. Chritton, Linda M. Clifford, Paul J. Dombrowski, Mark A. Frankel, James A. Friedman, Thomas A. Hoffner, Kevin J. O'Connor, Thomas N. Shorter, Michael A. Skindrud, and Brady C. Williamson. Clifford and Williamson have been listed for the past 10 consecutive years or more.

Appleton and Green Bay Offices

Included in the listing from the Appleton office are Daniel T. Flaherty and Jeffrey D. Riester. Timothy F. Nixon from the Green Bay office is also included.

Founded in 1957, Godfrey & Kahn maintains offices in Milwaukee, Madison, Appleton, Green Bay and Waukesha, WI; Washington, DC; and Shanghai, PRC. With more than 190 attorneys, Godfrey & Kahn provides legal and business advice to clients ranging from small businesses and governmental entities to large privately and publicly held national and international companies. For more information, please visit our web site at

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