Duly Noted

Sebolt elected president of Michigan Society of Healthcare Risk Management

Jason R. Sebolt, an attorney with Smith Haughey Rice & Roegge, has been elected President of the Michigan Society of Healthcare Risk Management (MSHRM).

A committed member of MSHRM, Jason has served the organization in a number of capacities in the past few years including as a member of the Board of Directors and chair of the Governmental Affairs Committee.

Jason’s legal experience includes defending doctors, nurses, hospitals, psychiatric care facilities, and other health care providers against claims of malpractice, licensing investigations, and other disciplinary actions. He also handles general liability, negligence, and premises liability matters for health care facilities.

Chambers USA names Rhoades McKee as a 2012 leader in Michigan commercial litigation

Chambers USA names Rhoades McKee’s Litigation Practice Group as a leader in Michigan Commercial Litigation.  Chambers defined this legal team as a “23 strong practice group which handles a variety of commercial litigation matters, including white collar criminal defense, shareholder disputes and personal injury cases.

Sources were quoted as saying, “The lawyers have the expertise of larger firms and take a more practice approach.”

In addition, Department Chair, Paul A. McCarthy and Attorney Bruce Neckers were recognized as key individuals in the practice group and “Leaders in their Field.”
Chambers USA is a legal referral guide designed to recognize law firms and their lawyers.   Their rankings are completed by an independent research team of over 100 professionals.   The research team spends a year reviewing recent cases, canvassing clients and referees in each market to appropriately identify and recognize the legal leaders in their field.  For more information on Chambers, visit www.chambersandpartners.