BEST LAWYER IN AMERICA NAMES CRAIG S. THOMPSON 2023 "LAWYER OF THE YEAR"

August 18, 2022
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(August 18, 2022, Southfield, MI) – Leading Michigan law firm Sullivan, Ward, Patton, Gleeson & Felty, P.C., is pleased to announce that partner Craig S. Thompson has been named the 2023 “Lawyer of the Year” for his work in Construction Law in Detroit by Best Lawyers® in America. This is the second time that Mr. Thompson has received the “Lawyer of the Year” recognition, a singular honor awarded annually to only one attorney per geographic region and legal practice area.

Mr. Thompson is a litigator and construction law attorney with more than 25 years of experience, representing clients in construction litigation, commercial litigation, and professional liability matters, including those involving architects, engineers, surveyors, owners, contractors, sureties and insurers. He also drafts, reviews, and negotiates construction-related contracts. Frequently recognized for excellence by legal, business, and industry groups, Mr. Thompson is a member of the invitation-only Construction Lawyers Society of America (CLSA), comprised of the best construction lawyers in the world. Additionally, he consistently maintains an AV Preeminent® rating by Martindale Hubbell.

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Among the most reliable, unbiased sources of legal referrals worldwide, Best Lawyers® "Lawyer of the Year" award recognizes individual attorneys with the highest overall peer feedback for a specific practice area and geographic location. Best Lawyers® lists are compiled based on an exhaustive peer review evaluation, and has been called “the most respected referral list of practicing attorneys” by Corporate Counsel Magazine.