20 Davis & Kuelthau Attorneys Honored by The Best Lawyers in America® 2016 Guide

August 17, 2015

MILWAUKEE – Davis & Kuelthau, s.c. is pleased to announce that 20 of our attorneys were selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2016, a national and local per-review publication. The recognition includes colleagues across four of the firm’s offices and spans more than 20 of our service areas. Additionally, two of our attorneys were selected as Best Lawyers 2016 Lawyer of the Year in their respective communities and practice areas.

The Davis & Kuelthau attorneys recognized as Best Lawyers in America® 2016 are:


  • Charles G. Maris, Trusts and Estates, and Non-Profit/Charities Law
  • Robert W. Muren, Health Care Law
  • Ann M. Rieger, Corporate Law, Non-Profit/Charities Law, and Trusts and Estates

Green Bay

  • Robert W. Burns, Employment Law – Management, and Labor Law – Management
  • Adrian T. Ulatowski, Corporate Law, and Trusts and Estates


  • James E. Braza, Commercial Litigation, Construction Law, and Litigation – Construction
  • Scott E. Fiducci, Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law
  • Charles I. Henderson, Real Estate Law
  • Joseph S. Heino, Trademark Law
  • Christopher J. Jaekels, Environmental Law, Litigation – Municipal, and Municipal Law
  • William A. Jennaro, Arbitration, Mediation
  • Russell S. Long, Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law, and Commercial Litigation
  • Kevin J. Lyons, Arbitration, Construction Law, Environmental Law, Litigation – Construction, Litigation – Environmental, and Mediation
  • Matthew R. McClean, Construction Law, Litigation – Construction
  • William J. Mulligan, Commercial Litigation, Litigation – Antirust, Litigation – Environmental, Litigation – Securities
  • Kathy L. Nusslock, Commercial Litigation, Litigation – Labor and Employment
  • Susan G. Schellinger, Commercial Litigation, Litigation – Construction
  • Joseph E. Tierney, IV, Corporate Law, Real Estate Law


  • James R. Macy, Employment Law – Management, Labor Law – Management
  • Robert A. Mathers, Trusts and Estates

Those who were also selected as Best Lawyers 2016 Lawyer of the Year are:

  • William A. Jennaro: Milwaukee Metro Area, Arbitration
  • Christopher J. Jaekels: Milwaukee Metro Area, Litigation – Municipal

Only a single lawyer in each practice area in each community is honored as the Lawyer of the Year. These individuals are selected based on particularly high peer review ratings received during Best Lawyers exhaustive peer-review assessments conducted with thousands of leading lawyers each year.

About Best Lawyers

Since 1983, Best Lawyers has become as become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Based on its exhaustive peer-review survey which includes more than 52,000 leading U.S. attorneys in more than 134 practice areas, the guide serves as a reliable, unbiased source for companies, private sector entities, individuals, and law firms seeking referrals.

About Davis & Kuelthau, s.c.

Davis & Kuelthau, s.c. offers an array of innovative legal solutions to business owners and businesses of all sizes, including emerging, middle market and Fortune 500 companies, high net worth individuals and families, private and institutional investors, and lenders. The firm’s nearly 70 attorneys, who practice from five offices across Wisconsin, have national experience combined with strong community ties. For more information, please visit www.dkattorneys.com.