We are very pleased to announce that Ray Harris has joined Bernick, Radner & Ouellette, P.C.
as an associate attorney. Ray's practice focuses primarily on elder law, disability and Medicaid planning, probate litigation,
estate planning, and estate and trust administration. Ray came to our office after successfully operating his own firm
for several years. While running his own firm, he also served as a hotline volunteer with the Elder Law of Michigan.
Click here to see Ray's full resume
Click here to read our winter 2012-2013 Newsletter
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We're proud to announce that Katie Lynwood was recently selected by the Ingham County Bar Association
as one of the "Top Five Under 35". Katie is an important part of our legal team and really is a "rising
star" - congratulations Katie!
To read more about Katie's accomplishments, click here.
Micki Pasteur named "Attorney of the Year"
Michelyn E. Pasteur has been named by The Best Lawyers in America
as the Medicaid and Elder Law "Attorney of the Year" for the Greater Lansing area. We, her co-workers, have always
thought Micki was top-notch, and its great to see her recognized by this national organization. Congratulations, Micki!
To read more about Micki's accomplishments, click here.
Michelyn E. Pasteur
Bernick, Omer, Radner & Ouellette Named Top Tier Law Firm by U.S. News &
The following lawyers at our firm have been named to Best Lawyers in America
for 2012: Patricia M. Ouellette (Tax Law, Trusts and Estates, Litigation - Trusts and Estates, Litigation - Tax Controversy),
Nancy L. Little (Trusts and Estates, Litigiation - Trusts and Estates) and
Michelyn E. Pasteur (Elder Law, Bankruptcy and Creditor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law). Nancy has also been
named as Lansing's "Lawyer of the Year" for Trusts and Estates Litigation.
In 2010, U.S. News Media Group
and Best Lawyers released its first edition of Best Law Firms rankings, marking the inaugural
publication of this highly-anticipated annual analysis. The rankings, including 30,322 rankings of 8,782 law firms in 81 practice
areas, are posted online at www.usnews.com/bestlawfirms.
We're very pleased to announce that
in 2010, 2011, and 2012 U.S. News & World Report has named our firm as a Top Tier firm in the mid-Michigan
area in the areas of Trusts & Estates Law, Tax Law, and Tax Litigation; in 2012 the firm also was named as a Top Tier
firm in the mid-Michigan area for Elder Law.
Several Lawyers Named to Michigan Super Lawyers
Patricia M. Ouellette (Estate Planning and Probate; Family Law), Nancy
L. Little (Estate Planning & Probate), and Michelyn E. Pasteur (Elder Law, Estate Planning & Probate, Corporate
Law) have been named to Michigan Super Lawyers. Additionally, Nancy L. Little has been named by Super Lawyers as one of the
Top 50 Women Lawyers. Super Lawyers selects attorneys using a rigorous, multiphase rating process. Peer nominations and evaluations
are combined with third party research. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional
achievement. Selections are made on an annual, state-by-state basis.