Attorneys Justin Hanna and Emily Mayer have been recognized by Best Lawyers as “Ones to Watch” in 2022. Jeffrey M. Weiss made the announcement.
Recognition by Best Lawyers is based solely on peer review and is the gold standard for legal ranking worldwide. Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch awards recognize extraordinary lawyers who have been in private practice for less than 10 years in the United States. Like traditional Best Lawyers awards, a Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch recognition is based entirely on peer review.
Hanna has been recognized in the areas of Corporate Law and Mergers & Acquisitions Law. He is an attorney in the Firm’s Mergers & Acquisitions and Emerging & Growth Business practice groups. He specializes in empowering entrepreneurs and businesses of varying sizes to grow through effective strategic planning and analysis. While his focus centers on middle-market mergers and acquisitions, Hanna’s corporate law expertise extends to other facets of business-related legal matters, including contract analysis and negotiation, corporate governance, business planning, and a variety of other legal issues. He earned a Bachelor of Science from Wayne State University, a J.D. from Wayne State University Law School and a Master of Business Administration from Wayne State University – Mike Ilitch School of Business.
Mayer was recognized for her work in the areas of Appellate Practice, Commercial Litigation and Insurance Law. As a partner in the Litigation & Dispute Resolution, Insurance, and Appellate practice groups, Mayer specializes in representing clients in all areas of business litigation, including membership, partnership, and shareholder disputes, contract disputes, restrictive covenants and business torts. She earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan and her J.D. from Wayne State University Law School.
This is the second consecutive year being named to the Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch list for both Hanna and Mayer.