Michael Johnson, Attorney At Law

Filed Under (Georgia) by Editor on 03-15-2013

Atlanta-GA-Business-Disputes-JohnsonMichael Johnson is an accomplished personal injury lawyer in Atlanta. After spending five years with one of Georgia’s biggest insurance companies, Michael Johnson is now using his knowledge to serve individuals throughout the state. Michael Johnson has been named a Georgia Rising Star® numerous times in conjunction with being named one of Georgia’s best attorneys under the age of 40. Mr. Johnson has co-founded the Howell & Johnson Law Firm along with partner Evan Howell.

Areas of Practice

  • Motor vehicle accidents
  • Pedestrian and bicycle accidents
  • Premises liability
  • Products liability

Georgia Trial Lawyers Association
Atlanta Bar Association
Georgia Bar Association
Western Circuit Bar Association
Atlanta Claims Association
Georgia Super Lawyers Selected To:
Georgia Rising Stars 2009
Georgia Rising Stars 2007

Enjoys time with his wife and son Cole
Outdoor activities
Considers himself a frustrated gardener

Howell & Johnson
Office Locations
One Securities Center, Suite 1000
3490 Piedmont Rd.,
Atlanta, Georgia 30305

1582 Mars Hill Road, Suite C
Watkinsville, Georgia 30677

Larry Franklin, Attorney at Law

Filed Under (Populaws) by Editor on 03-13-2013

With over 45 years of experience, Larry Franklin provides legal representation throughout the Louisville area. He focuses his practice to personal injury, birth injury, and medical malpractice matters. Franklin graduated from the University of Louisville in 1967, earning a Juris Doctorate.

He is also a member of the American Society of Law and Medicine, the American Judicature Society and the Inner Circle of Advocates – and still volunteers with the U.S. Navy in Habitat for Humanity, & also reads legal texts and novels to the blind at the University of Louisville.

Legal experience

  • Licensed to practice law before all Kentucky State Courts, District Courts, Federal Courts and the U.S. Supreme Court
  • AV-rated by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Lectured and taught Trial Practice Seminars at Columbia University and the University of Louisville
  • While President of the Louisville Bar Association, initiated judicial evaluation for all Jefferson County judges and Western District of Kentucky federal judges
  • Co-founded the Louisville Bar Foundation that annually funds aid to the indigent and programs for children
  • While President of the Louisville Bar Association, along with Jack Ballantine and Riley Lassiter, toured the State of Kentucky speaking with physicians and was one of three people who formed KMIC (Kentucky Medical Insurance Corporation, a corporation owned and operated by the physicians of Kentucky)
  • Established Kentucky citizens’ rights for both compensatory and punitive damages against lawyers who file frivolous law suits — i.e., Drasin vs. Raine, 621 S.W. 2d 895 — and brought about strengthening of C.R. 11


  • Member of the Inner Circle of Advocates
  • Louisville Bar Association, Vice President and President
  • Louisville Bar Foundation, Co-Founder and President
  • Alumni of Leadership Louisville
  • American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA), Advocate
  • American Judicature Society
  • American Society of Law and Medicine
  • Board of Overseers at University of Louisville, Past Member
  • Citizens for Better Judges


  • 1998 University of Louisville Law School Fellow of the Year Award
  • Louisville Bar Association Lawyer of the Year
  • Recipient of the KATA Peter Perlman Award
  • Best Lawyers in America for 20 Years
  • Super Lawyers (ranked first in Kentucky by peers two consecutive years)

Community services

  • Read legal texts and novels for the blind at University of Louisville for more than five years
  • Hosted annual blood drives at the U.S. Naval Reserve Center in Louisville, Kentucky
  • Participated with the U.S. Navy in Habitat for Humanity by building homes for the poor
  • Active in program to prevent violence in schools (SPAVA), President
  • Citizens for Better Judges, Co-Founder and Member
  • Actors Theater of Louisville, Donor
  • CP Kids Center, Donor
  • USS Kentucky (SSBN 737), Member of Commissioning Committee, Naval Base Kitsap, Bangor, Washington
  • USS Louisville (SSN 724), Chairman of Commissioning Committee, Naval Base Pearl Harbor, Hawaii

Franklin Law Group, PSC
505 West Ormsby Avenue, The Speed House
Louisville, KY 40203
P: 502-637-6000
F: 502-637-1413

Jill M. Webb| Chicago Personal Injury Attorney

Filed Under (Illinois, Populaws) by Editor on 02-21-2013

Jill M. Webb, partner at the Phillips Law Office is a respected personal injury attorney in the state of Illinois.  Jill joined the Phillips Law Office in 2005 and serves as a plaintiff’s trial lawyer. Jill received recognition by  the Law Bulletin Publishing Company as 40 Illinois Attorneys Under Forty to Watch in 2008.

Jill is active in the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association as well as the Illinois State Bar Association. She has previously served on the Board Of Directors of Public Justice and serves on the committee for the American Association of justice. Jill received her undergraduate degree at Northwestern University and her Juris Doctor from Chicago- Kent College of Law.

Jill assists clients dealing with many personal injury cases such as slip and fall, medical malpractice, dental malpractice ,Pradaxa and more.

Phillips Law Offices
161 North Clark Street, Suite 4925
Chicago, IL 60601
(312) 346-4262

Atack & Penrose LLP | Steven D. Penrose

Filed Under (Populaws) by Editor on 12-14-2012

Steven D. Penrose

Steven D. Penrose is a Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust & Probate Law, focusing his practice primarily in estate planning,  estate and trust litigation, probate and trust administration, and business succession planning.  Mr. Penrose has extensive experience assisting clients with the initiation and review of estate plans, including simple wills, revocable and irrevocable trusts, and complex estate tax planning.  He has substantial experience representing executors, trustees, fiduciaries, and beneficiaries in a range of matters before the Superior Courts of Monterey, Santa Cruz, and Santa Clara Counties.

Mr. Penrose is also a skilled litigator with significant expertise in probate court matters, including estate, trust, and conservatorship disputes.  For more information, visit the estate and probate litigation page.

Atack & Penrose LLP
1200 Pacific Ave.
Suite 260, Santa Cruz, CA 95060

Tampa Probate Attorney | Raymond Todd Burbine

Filed Under (Florida) by Editor on 12-04-2012

Tampa probate attorney Raymond Todd Burbine founded The Burbine Law Firm P.A. Gaining his J.D. at Whittier Law School in 2003, Burbine is a member of the Florida Bar Association as well as Federal Court (Middle District of Florida) Bar. Not only does Burbine practice probate law, he also is a practicing attorney in Real Estate Law, Business Law, Foreclosure Defense, Family Law and General Civil Litigation.

Before starting his firm, Burbine worked with the Orange County Public Defender’s Office in California, the Tampa City Attorney’s Office, as well as other prestigious law firms.

The Burbine Law Firm
4532 W. Kennedy Blvd, Suite 209
Tampa, FL 33609
(727) 286-6257

Honolulu Personal Injury Attorney |James J. Stone

Filed Under (Hawaii) by Editor on 12-04-2012

Honolulu personal injury attorney James J. Stone has over three decades of experience assisting clients dealing with personal injury law including wrongful death, medical malpractice, auto accidents and more.  Stone received his J.D. in 1976 from the University of Hawaii, Willam S. Richardson School of Law.  Stone is a member of the Hawaii State Bar Association and the American Bar Association.  Stone also practices in Family Law, Civil Litigation, Business Litigation and Government Affairs.

Law Offices of James J. Stone
841 Bishop St, Suite 1711
Honolulu, HI 96813
(808) 521-4566

New Jersey Injury Lawyer | Peter H. Wegener

Filed Under (Populaws) by Editor on 10-08-2012

Attorney Wegener is one of the founding partner of the firm Bathgate, Wegener & Wolf, P.C.. In 1966, he graduated from Rutgers Law School and his degree was conferred with Honors. As being a New Jersey injury lawyer, Peter H. Wegener, has handled several complex tort litigation cases, as well as asset division cases related to divorce and partition matters for over thirty years. He has also focused on representing property owners in eminent domain cases.

Practice Areas

  • Eminent Domain
  • Real Property Tax Appeals
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Appraisals related to Matrimonial and Partition Actions
  • Environmental Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Complex Asset Division



  • Ocean County (President, 1979-1980)
  • Monmouth County and New Jersey State Bar Associations
  • American Judicature Society

Bathgate, Wegener & Wolf, P.C.
One Airport Road, P.O. BOX 2043
Lakewood, NJ 08701

Pinellas County Personal Injury Attorney | Bryan D. Caulfield

Filed Under (Populaws) by Editor on 09-26-2012

Attorney Caulfield offers proven trial experience and is highly respected among Tampa accident lawyers. In 1988, he received his J.D. from Stetson University. For more than two decades, attorney Caulfield has focused his practice on serving the needs to injury victims. He has handled cases involving car accidents, trucking accidents, medical malpractice, catastrophic injury, head injury, spinal injury, construction site accidents, head injury, and spinal injury. He is a member of Clearwater Bar Association, Florida Bar Association, Hillsborough County Bar Association, St. Petersburg Bar Association, West Pasco Bar Association, Florida Justice Association, and American Association for Justice. Pinellas County personal injury attorney, Bryan Caulfield, has managed to obtain settlements for the majority of the injury cases he has handled. He has been rated 10/10 by the consumer attorney rating service AVVO.com.

Bryan Caulfield
1875 Belcher Road North, Suite 201
Clearwater, FL 33765

New York Probate Attorney | Cormac McEnery, Esq.

Filed Under (Populaws) by Editor on 09-26-2012

Attorney McEnery received his bachelor’s degree from St. Michael’s College in 1972. He is an active advocate for the rights and welfare of senior citizens. Thus, he is well-respected in his areas of practice. Attorney McEnery focuses his practice on elder law, wills and probate, estate litigation, trusts and estates, estate planning, and contested wills. He is admitted to New York and U.S. District Court, and Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. He is a member of National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, New York State Bar Association, Association of the Bar of the City of New York, and Bronx County Bar Association. New York probate attorney, Cormac McEnery regularly speaks on elder law and estate planning topics. He teaches continuing education courses for attorneys.

Cormac McEnery, Esq.
562 City Island Avenue
Bronx, NY 10464

Divorce Lawyers in Tucson | J.M. Stanlee West-Watt

Filed Under (Arizona) by Editor on 09-19-2012

J.M. Stanlee West-Watt is a manager partner at the law firm, Little, Remick, Capp & West-Watt, PLC. She focuses her areas of practice in family law, high-asset divorce, child custody, parental rights litigation, general civil litigation, pre-nuptial and post-nuptial agreements.


  • University of Colorado School of Law, J.D., 1992
  • University of Utah, B.S., Philosophy, B.A., Modern Languages, magna cum laude, 1983
  • University of Hull, England
  • University of Jaca, Spain

Admitted to practice

  • Colorado, 1992
  • Arizona, 2011

Professional memberships and associations

  • Pima County Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • State Bar of Arizona
  • State Bar of Colorado
  • Member, Colorado Supreme Court Statewide Task Force on Representation of Parents in Abuse Cases, 2005 – 2007
  • Member, Colorado Supreme Court Family Law Standing Committee, 2007 –  2008
  • President, Boulder Women’s Bar Association, 1998 – 2001
  • Trustee, Boulder County Bar Association, 2005 – 2007

Ms. West-Watt is a dedicated divorce lawyer in Tucson who participated in several legal- and community-based organizations and continues to be a strong advocate for clients in family, juvenile and general civil matters.

Little, Remick & Capp & West-Watt, PLC
2601 North Campbell Ave., Ste 101
Tucson, AZ 85719-3164
Phone: 520.441.6932