23 Gray Plant Mooty Attorneys in 2011 Edition of “Best Lawyers in America”


MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (August 9, 2010) — The Minneapolis-based law firm of Gray Plant Mooty is pleased to announce that 23 of its attorneys were selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2011 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®. The publication, which helps clients find legal counsel in unfamiliar jurisdictions or specialties, is based on more than 2.8 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers.

The Gray Plant Mooty attorneys listed in the 2011 edition include:

Edward M. Arundel   (Trusts and Estates)

David C. Bahls   (Tax)

Ann B. Burns   (Trusts and Estates)

Arthur I. Cantor   (Franchise)

Barry F. Clegg   (Tax)

Michael R. Cunningham   (Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation)

Michael R. Gray   (Franchise)

Richard A. Hackett   (Employee Benefits)

Larry R. Henneman   (Trusts and Estates)

Peter J. Klarfeld   (Franchise)

William D. Klein   (Tax)

Gaylen L. Knack   (Franchise)

John L. Krenn   (Commercial Litigation)

Phillip L. Kunkel   (Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights)

James D. Lamm   (Trusts and Estates)

Judith Bevis Langevin   (Labor and Employment)

John M. Nichols   (Employee Benefits)

Clinton A. Schroeder   (Non-Profit/Charities, Tax, Trusts and Estates)

Virginia S. Schubert   (Employee Benefits)

Daniel R. Shulman   (Antitrust, Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation)

James S. Simonson   (Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation)

John W. Thiel   (Real Estate)

Robert L. Zisk   (Franchise)

About GPM:

Gray Plant Mooty is recognized as one of the leading corporate law firms in Minnesota and one of the top franchise firms in the world. Our roots go back to 1866. Today, we are a 170-attorney, full-service firm with offices in Minneapolis and St. Cloud, Minnesota, and Washington, DC. Our attorneys and staff provide exceptional client service and value to our clients, and directly or with our global affiliations, we provide comprehensive legal services on a regional, national, and global basis.