The Finley Firm was ranked in Band 1 of the Chambers’ Ranking, the highest ranking achievable from Chambers;
Tom Finley "has a lot of knowledge and does good work," interviewees state, further highlighting his "extremely good reputation as a mediator." He is particularly noted for his mediation expertise.
Connie L. Diekema is described by peers as a "very good" lawyer who is "good to work with" and has a "practical approach." She centers her practice on healthcare litigation.
Jack D. Hilmes is a "really top-notch lawyer," according to peers, who also note that he is "well known" in this area. He is experienced handling litigation on a range of matters, including product liability, defamation and professional liability.
Kevin J. Driscoll receives high praise from sources, who describe him as a "great lawyer," adding that "he is knowledgeable, easy to communicate with and responsive." He is well recognized for his activity on contentious insurance matters, particularly professional liability defense.
Of counsel Steven K. Scharnberg is described by sources as a "top lawyer" and "excellent trial lawyer." His litigation practice encompasses medical malpractice, licensing and employment issues.
What the team is known for:
Specialist expertise in medical malpractice disputes with extensive experience in assisting clients from the public and construction sectors. Regularly assists financial corporations and represents both defendants and plaintiffs in litigation. Attracts respect for its strength in the insurance industry and acts for clients in product liability claims.