John M. Lichtenberg

John M. Lichtenberg

Rhoades McKee PC

Recognized since 2013

Grand Rapids, Michigan

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation

Litigation - ERISA

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Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2019 - Litigation - ERISA
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John works with business and health care clients, mainly helping them manage their relationships with their workers. This may involve developing contracts, bargaining agreements or benefit plans, guiding clients through the regulatory maze that now governs every aspect of the employment relationship, or handling investigations, arbitrations or litigation. He has extensive experience in complex commercial contract litigation and cases involving unfair competition, as well as defending class and collective action suits under state and federal law.

Learn more on the firm website.

  • 55 Campau Avenue, NW, Suite 300
    Grand Rapids, MI 49503
  • The Ohio State University, J.D., graduated 1980
Bar Admissions
  • Michigan, U.S. District Court - Eastern District of Western District of U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals Sixth & Seventh Circuits U.S. Supreme Court
  • Illinois, U.S. District Court, Central District of Illinois
  • Indiana, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Indiana
  • American Bar Association - Health Law and Labor and Employment Law Sections
  • American Health Lawyers Association - Member
  • Grand Rapids Bar Association - Labor and Employment Law Section
  • Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services Board of Directors - Chair of Compensation Committee, Member of Executive Committee and Governance Committee
  • State Bar of Michigan - Health Law and Labor and Employment Law Sections
  • The Economic Club of Grand Rapids - Member

Rhoades McKee PC
Headquarters: Grand Rapids, Michigan

28 The Best Lawyers in America® awards

2 Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch® in America awards

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Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2019 - Litigation - ERISA
Named "Lawyer of the Year" by Best Lawyers® for:
  • Litigation - ERISA, Grand Rapids (2019)
Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2024 for work in:
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Litigation - ERISA
  • Leading LawyersSM
  • Michigan's Law and Politics, Super Lawyer, Employment and Labor
  • Martindale Hubbell Highest AV® Preeminent Rating
Additional Areas of Practice:
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Litigation - Labor and Employment


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