TROY, Mich., March 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Giarmarco, Mullins & Horton, P.C. is pleased to announce that William H. Heritage, III has been named as a dbusiness Top Lawyer. He was also recognized as a Michigan Super Lawyer, by U.S. News – Best Lawyers in America, and received an "AV" Peer Review Rating from Martindale- Hubbell, the highest ranking by peers for general ethical standards and legal ability. Mr. Heritage concentrates his practice in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, business formation and planning, corporate law, health care law and real estate law. He has over 17 years of experience in dealing with complex business and commercial transactions within a broad range of industries. Mr. Heritage's practice includes representation of small to large privately-held businesses as well as international business clients. Representative clients are from the automotive industry, general manufacturing, health care, information systems, consulting, food products and distribution. Mr. Heritage's experience includes many complex business transactions in which he has represented both purchasers and sellers. He also has a very active real estate practice representing clients with the financing, purchasing, selling and leasing of commercial, professional, industrial and retail properties. Mr. Heritage received his BA from Duke University, and his JD from Michigan State University of Law (f/k/a Detroit College of Law). He is admitted to practice in Michigan and in U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan. He is a member of the American Bar Association, the Mergers and Acquisitions Committee, State Bar of Michigan and the Oakland County Bar Association. Giarmarco, Mullins & Horton, P.C., ranks as the 12 th largest law firm in Michigan. Founded 39 years ago, located in Troy and Detroit, Michigan. Giarmarco, Mullins & Horton, P.C. is a full service law firm with 70 attorneys. Areas of practice include litigation, corporate law, health care law, business transactions, estate and trust planning, commercial litigation, governmental law, real estate, creditors' rights, criminal law, employment and labor and workers' compensation. GMH has been recognized as a Top Tier Law Firm in the United States by U.S. News and World Report. Additional recognitions include Crain's Detroit Business Cool Place to Work and Detroit Free Press Top Workplaces 2012. www.gmhlaw.com SOURCE Giarmarco, Mullins & Horton, P.C.