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Forty-Eight Quarles & Brady Attorneys Recognized in Chambers USA 2013

MILWAUKEE, WIS. - The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP today announced that 48 attorneys from the firm's offices have been ranked in the 2013 edition of the prestigious Chambers USA directory. "This is the largest number of attorneys we've had ranked in Chambers," said Quarles chairman John W. Daniels Jr. "It's great that the industry recognizes the professionalism of our lawyers, although the truest measure of our excellence remains what our clients think of us."

Quarles & Brady attorneys distinguished for excellence in their practice areas include:

Jean C. Baker - Intellectual Property
Bennett J. Berson - Intellectual Property
David A. Beyer - Franchising
Kathryn M. Buono - Corporate/M&A
Ann K. Comer - Real Estate
Daniel E. Conley - Litigation: General Commercial
Kevin A. Delorey - Real Estate
John F. Dienelt - Franchising
Joseph A. Drazek - Environment (including water rights)
Robert H. Duffy - Labor & Employment
Steven P. Emerick - Corporate/M&A
Roger K. Ferland - Environment (including water rights)
Michael J. Fischer - Labor & Employment
Diane M. Haller - Real Estate
Christian J. Hoffmann - Corporate/M&A
Patricia M. Hutter - Corporate/M&A
Michael A. Jaskolski - Intellectual Property
David B. Kern - Labor & Employment
Janine M. Landow-Esser - Environment: Mainly Transactional
Scott L. Langlois - Real Estate
Ely A. Leichtling - Labor & Employment
Don P. Martin - Litigation: General Commercial
Adrianne C. Mazura - Labor & Employment
Michael S. McCauley - Natural Resources & Environment
Thomas P. McElligott - Natural Resources & Environment
Matthew Mehr - Real Estate
Robert F. Messerly - Real Estate
David P. Olson - Labor & Employment: Employee Benefits & Compensation
Michael J. Ostermeyer - Real Estate
Nancy K. Peterson - Natural Resources & Environment
Jon E. Pettibone - Labor & Employment
Jeffrey S. Piell - Labor & Employment
Pamela M. Ploor - Labor & Employment
Joseph E. Puchner - Real Estate
Michael D. Rechtin Jr. - Real Estate
Robert D. Rothacker - Labor & Employment: Employee Benefits & Compensation
John A. Rothstein - Litigation: General Commercial
Peter A. Sarasek - Real Estate
Sean M. Scullen - Labor & Employment
Walter J. Skipper - Corporate/M&A
Derek L. Sorenson - Real Estate
Grant S. Sovern - Labor & Employment: Immigration
Peter A. Tomasi - Natural Resources & Environment
Christopher J. Townsend - Energy & Natural Resources: Regulatory
Ryan L. Van Den Elzen - Corporate/M&A
Eric J. Van Vugt - Litigation: General Commercial
Arthur A. Vogel, Jr. - Natural Resources & Environment
Ted Yi - Real Estate

About Chambers USA
Chambers USA ranks attorneys and law firms based on reputation. Researchers spent six months speaking with clients and lawyers across the U.S. and conducted thousands of in-depth telephone interviews. Law firms and individual attorneys were then ranked based on the interviews. Ranking criteria includes technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial awareness and astuteness, diligence, commitment and other qualities most valued by the client. Inclusion in the guide is based solely on the research team's findings. No one can buy their way in.

About Quarles & Brady LLP
Quarles & Brady LLP is a full-service law firm with more than 400 attorneys practicing from offices in Phoenix and Tucson, Ariz.; Naples and Tampa, Fla.; Chicago, Ill; Madison and Milwaukee, Wis.; Washington, D.C.; and Shanghai, China. The firm provides an array of legal services to corporate and individual clients, which range from small entrepreneurial businesses to Fortune 100 companies. Additional information about the firm may be found at, and on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.