SOUTHFIELD, Mich., September 12, 2011 — Holli Targan, a partner in the Southfield office of Michigan-based law firm Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss, P.C., was recently selected by her peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America ® 2012 in the field of information technology. Jaffe CEO Richard Zussman made the announcement.
Published annually since 1983, The Best Lawyers in America is regarded as the preeminent referral guide to the legal profession in the United States. The Best Lawyers lists represent 80 specialties in all 50 states and the District of Columbia and are compiled through a peer-review survey, in which thousands of the nation’s top lawyers confidentially evaluate their peers. This represents Ms. Targan’s third consecutive year for inclusion on the Best Lawyers in America list.
Ms. Targan serves as Chairperson of Jaffe’s Finance Services and Electronic Payments Practice Groups and concentrates her legal practice in the areas of credit and debit card processing, mobile payments, stored value, merchant cash advance and payment systems law.
A frequent speaker and published author, Ms. Targan currently serves as Immediate Past President of the Electronic Transactions Association, a Washington, D.C.-based trade group representing the electronic payments industry. She also is a founder and Past President of Women Networking in Electronic Transactions (W.net), a non-profit national association of women in the electronics transactions industry.
Michigan-based Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss is recognized throughout the nation as a relationship-based, highly qualified, full-service business law firm. With an outstanding reputation for providing sophisticated legal services and counsel to businesses of all sizes, family-owned enterprises, individuals and entrepreneurs, Jaffe has more than 100 attorneys and offices in Southfield, Detroit, Ann Arbor, Naples, Philadelphia and Jerusalem.
Among the Firm’s practice areas are appellate, aviation, corporate, criminal, e-commerce, electronic banking, employee benefits, environmental, estate planning, family law, financial services, immigration, insolvency & reorganization, insurance, intellectual property, information technology, litigation, labor, mergers & acquisitions, mortgage banking, public finance, real estate, securities and tax law.