McShane & Bowie, PLC is proud to announce that attorneys James Bruinsma and J. Terrance Dillon have been selected to the 2018 list of Michigan Super Lawyers, and Thomas Hillegonds and Kyle Quinn have been named Super Lawyers Rising Stars for 2018.
- Jim focuses on commercial and real estate litigation, as well as business and corporate representation that includes contract negotiation, land use and real estate development, employment matters, covenants not to compete, governance, and financial transactions.
- Terry has been named to the Super Lawyers list for eight consecutive years. His practice emphasis is on complex civil litigation and white-collar criminal defense, and he has tried approximately 100 jury trials through verdict.
- Tom works with clients of varying sizes on federal tax, estate planning, and general business matters.
- Kyle concentrates exclusively on family law matters, including prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, divorce, separate maintenance, property division, child support, spousal support, custody, and parenting time.
Super Lawyers is a listing of outstanding attorneys from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Rising Stars are the top up-and-coming attorneys in the state – those who are 40 years old or younger, or who have been practicing law for 10 years or less. Only five percent of the lawyers in the state are named Super Lawyers, while only two and a half percent are named Rising Stars.
Selections for this list are made by the research team at Super Lawyers, an affiliate of Thomson Reuters. The multi-phase selection process includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent evaluation of candidates by the attorney-led research staff, and a peer review.