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Mintz Attorneys and Practice Areas Recognized By 2017 Legal 500 Guide

The Legal 500 United States has recognized Mintz as a leading firm in the 2017 edition. The annual editorial guide highlighted eight Mintz practice areas and twenty-six of the firm’s attorneys.


Mintz was ranked in the following practice areas:


  • Finance – Municipal Bankruptcy
  • Industry Focus – Healthcare: Life Sciences
  • Industry Focus – Healthcare: Service Providers
  • Intellectual Property: Patent Litigation – International Trade Commission
  • Labor and Employment – Immigration
  • M&A Corporate and Commercial – M&A: Middle-Market (sub-$500m)
  • M&A Corporate and Commercial – Venture Capital and Emerging Companies
  • Media, Technology, and Telecoms – Telecoms & Broadcast: Regulatory

The Legal 500 United States also recognized Mintz attorneys as leaders in their areas of practice. William W. Kannel, Head of the firm’s Bankruptcy & Restructuring Section, was named to the guide’s “Leading Lawyers” list, the highest ranking for individual lawyers, for Finance - Municipal Bankruptcy. Susan J. Cohen, Chair of Mintz Immigration Section was selected for inclusion on the “Leading Lawyers” list for Labor and Employment - Immigration. 


Additionally, the following Mintz attorneys were recognized by The Legal 500 United States:


  • Joshua Briones (Telecom & Broadcast – Regulatory)
  • Sallye Clark (Telecom & Broadcast – Regulatory)
  • Tara M. Corvo (Telecoms & Broadcast: Regulatory)
  • Daniel I. DeWolf (Venture Capital and Emerging Companies)
  • Charlotte J. Edelman (M&A: Middle-Market [sub $500M])
  • Michael L. Fantozzi (M&A: Middle-Market [sub $500M])
  • Russel H. Fox (Telecom & Broadcast – Regulatory)
  • Matthew J. Gardella (M&A: Middle-Market [sub $500M])
  • Lewis J. Geffen (Venture Capital and Emerging Companies)
  • Craig A. Gilley (Telecom & Broadcast – Regulatory)
  • Jeremy D. Glaser (Venture Capital and Emerging Companies)
  • Christopher J. Harvie (Telecom & Broadcast – Regulatory)
  • Bethany J. Hills (Health Care – Service Providers)
  • Jonathan L. Kravetz (Healthcare: Life Sciences)
  • Edouard C. LeFevre (M&A: Middle-Market [sub $500M])
  • Karen S. Lovitch (Healthcare: Service Providers)
  • Marc D. Mantell (M&A: Middle-Market [sub $500M])
  • Kevin R. McNamara (Immigration)
  • Michael T. Renaud (Intellectual Property: Patent Litigation – International Trade Commission)
  • Adrienne K. Walker (Finance - Municipal Bankruptcy)
  • William T. Whelan (Healthcare: Life Sciences)
  • Jeffrey M. Wiesen (Healthcare: Life Sciences)
  • James Wodarski (Intellectual Property: Patent Litigation – International Trade Commission)
  • Dean G. Zioze  (M&A: Middle-Market [sub $500M]

The Legal 500 is an independent guide that surveys and interviews more than 250,000 corporate counsel globally each year. The Legal 500 United States is the only guide to recommend firms on a national basis.