SIMPSON & STROTE is honored to receive the designation of Tier-1 law
firm in the areas of Construction Law and Litigation–Construction by
Best Lawyers®, Best Law Firms. The firm also recognizes three of its
partners, Thomas C. Simpson, Ronald P. Strote, and John A. Forrest for
their outstanding achievements.
Mr. Simpson, a Michigan Super Lawyer in real estate for each year the
designation has been available to Michigan attorneys, has been
recognized by Best Lawyers® 2013 in the areas of litigation-real estate
and real estate law and recognized as a Top Lawyer by DBusiness®
magazine. He was elected to the American College of Real Estate Lawyers
in 1989 and is a member of the American College Committee on Title
Insurance Law. His practice concentrates in the areas of Real Estate,
Title Insurance Law, Civil Litigation and Corporate Law.
Mr. Strote, Best Lawyers® Detroit Area Construction Lawyer of the Year
in 2011 was named Best Lawyers®, 2013 Detroit Litigation-Construction
Lawyer of the Year. He has been acknowledged as one of the top 100
lawyers in Michigan by Michigan Super Lawyers® for the fifth consecutive
year. In addition to his client representation, he is actively involved
in alternative dispute resolution as an arbitrator and mediator, being
certified by the International Mediation Institute, The Hague,
Mr. Forrest has been named Top Lawyer in DBusiness magazine for 2012.
Mr. Forrest’s practice focuses on Franchise and Distribution Law,
Commercial Contracts, Business Planning, and Corporate Law.