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Labor & Employment TOP RATEDLAW YERS
2017 EDITION THE DEFINI TIVE GUIDE TO LEGAL REPRESEN TA TION
The following section features attorneys who have demonstrated leadership qualities and have achieved the AV Preeminent rating by Martindale-Hubbell®.
Martindale-Hubbell®, the company that has long set the standard for lawyer ratings, has supplied ALM
with a list of Top Rated Lawyers who have achieved an AV® Preeminent® Peer Review Rating, the highest
rating in legal ability and ethical standards. To create this section, Martindale-Hubbell® tapped its comprehensive database of Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ to identify lawyers who have been
rated by their peers to be AV® Preeminent™.
Martindale Hubbell Peer Review Ratings are driven by the confidential opinions of lawyers and
members of the judiciary who receive invitations from Martindale-Hubbell®, via an online survey or by
mail, to provide reviews of lawyers of whom they have professional knowledge.
A complete directory of all AV® Preeminent™ lawyers can be found online at Lawyers.com® and
Martindale.com, in the Martindale-Hubbell® Law Directory in print and CD-ROM formats, and online
through the LexisNexis® services and at lexis.com. Attorneys shown do not constitute the full list of “Top
2017 EDITION THE DEFINITIVE GUIDE TO LEGAL REPRESENTATION
Congratulations to Patricia Nemeth, Anne Widlak and Susan Koval
Patricia Nemeth, founder of Nemeth Law, P.C. is a litigator, consultant and negotiator and also a certified mediator and arbitrator for all
types of civil and commercial litigation, including employment. Ms. Nemeth has been recognized as one of the Best Lawyers in America—Labor
and Employment, one of the top 50 Women Super Lawyers in Michigan and one of the top 25 Women Business Leaders in Michigan by Super
Lawyers. Under her leadership, Nemeth Law has grown to be the largest woman-owned law firm in Michigan to exclusively represent management
in the prevention, resolution and litigation of labor and employment disputes.
Anne Widlak has a distinctive sensitivity to complex matters that call for diplomacy and discretion. Among her many honors, Ms. Widlak was
named a 2013 Top Rated Lawyer in Labor and Employment by American Lawyer Media and Martindale-Hubbell. She also was selected as one of
25 Leaders in The Law for 2012 by Michigan Lawyers Weekly and is a repeat honoree for Michigan Super Lawyers. Ms. Widlak serves as a Panel
Chairperson of the Michigan Attorney Discipline Board and is a Fellow of Litigation Counsel of America.
Susan Koval is an accomplished trial attorney who focuses her practice on employment litigation and arbitration and has extensive experience
counseling employers on the full scope of employment and labor relations subject matters. She utilizes a strategic, proactive approach to
resolving workplace issues and aggressively defends employers against claims such as wrongful discharge,
discrimination including LGBT issues, harassment, retaliation, breach of contract, FMLA and wage and hour
claims. Ms. Koval is a repeat honoree for Michigan Super Lawyers, and was selected by Michigan Lawyers
Weekly as a “Woman in the Law Class of 2015” honoree.
NEMETH LAW, P.C.