Skip to Search
Skip to Main Content
Main Content


News & Publications


Godfrey & Kahn Updates


Press Room


Godfrey & Kahn, S.C. announces 2014 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

November 06, 2014

MILWAUKEE (Nov. 6, 2014) -- Godfrey & Kahn, S.C. is proud to announce that 34 of its attorneys have been named 2014 Wisconsin Super Lawyers®. They are among the top 5 percent of lawyers in the state based on research conducted by Super Lawyers®, a service of Thomson Reuters Legal Division.

Additionally, 18 Godfrey & Kahn attorneys have been recognized as 2014 Wisconsin Rising Stars® by Super Lawyers®. Rising Stars® are lawyers age 40 and under or lawyers who have been practicing for 10 or less years. They are among the top 2.5 percent of the best, up-and-coming attorneys in the state based on the results of a survey completed by the most recent group of Super Lawyers®.

2014 Godfrey & Kahn Wisconsin Super Lawyers®:

Daniel T. Flaherty, Business Litigation

Green Bay
Timothy F. Nixon, Business/Corporate
Winston A. Ostrow, Business Litigation

Jon E. Anderson, Employment & Labor
James A. Friedman, Business Litigation
Kendall W. Harrison, Business Litigation
Josh Johanningmeier, Personal Injury Defense: Products
Rochelle H. Klaskin, Business/Corporate
Richard A. Latta, Business/Corporate
Douglas M. Poland, Personal Injury Defense: Products
Katherine Stadler, Business Litigation
Brady C. Williamson, Business/Corporate

Michael B. Apfeld, Appellate
Anthony S. Baish, Business Litigation
Stephen L. Chernof, Real Estate
John A. Dickens, Mergers & Acquisitions
Patricia L. Falb, Business/Corporate
Carol A. Gehl, Securities & Corporate Finance
J. Gardner Govan, Estate Planning & Probate
Arthur J. Harrington, Environmental
Paul F. Heaton, Business Litigation
Michael D. Huitink, Business Litigation
Jonathan R. Ingrisano, Business Litigation
John L. Kirtley, Business Litigation
Joan D. Klimpel, Estate Planning & Probate
Kristi E. Leswing, Estate Planning & Probate
Christopher B. Noyes, Mergers & Acquisitions
James N. Phillips, Tax
Brian L. Pierson, Native American Law

Howard A. Pollack, Business Litigation
James A. Sheriff, Banking
Peter M. Sommerhauser, Mergers & Acquisitions
Nicholas P. Wahl, Mergers & Acquisitions
Mark C. Witt, Mergers & Acquisitions

2014 Godfrey & Kahn Wisconsin Rising Stars®:

Green Bay
Sherry D. Coley, Business Litigation

Dustin Brown, General Litigation
Bryan J. Cahill, Business Litigation
Jennifer L. Gregor, Intellectual Property
Jennifer A. Hannon, Estate Planning & Probate
Patricia L. Wheeler, Personal Injury Defense: Products

Daniel J. Blinka, Business Litigation
Krisstina L. Ebner, Mergers & Acquisitions
Lecia D. Johnson, Tax
Brett D. Koeller, Mergers & Acquisitions
Maria L. Kreiter, Business Litigation
Jason E. Kuwayama, Banking
Danielle M. Machata, Mergers & Acquisitions
John R. McDonald, Mergers & Acquisitions
Daniel C.W. Narvey, Business Litigation
Andrew S. Oettinger, Business Litigation
John T. Reichert, Banking
Peter Wilder, Banking

With more than 180 lawyers, Godfrey & Kahn, S.C. is one of Wisconsin's leading business law firms. Founded in 1957, Godfrey & Kahn maintains offices in Milwaukee, Madison, Appleton, Green Bay and Waukesha, Wis.; and Washington, DC. For more information, please visit the firm's website at



Get practical insights on COVID-19 legal issues for your business.

Visit Resource Center

Media Contact 

If you have a media request or need an attorney with particular knowledge for comment, please contact Kyle Mondy, Marketing & Communications Manager, at 414.287.9481 or


Subscribe today to receive firm newsletters and blogs, client updates, seminar announcements, and more according to your preferences and areas of interest.


For more information on this topic, or to learn how Godfrey & Kahn can help, contact our COVID-19 Response Team.

Disclaimer and Legal Notices

Copyright © 2020 Godfrey & Kahn, S.C.

Attorneys at Law - All rights reserved.


Client Login