Attorney Elizabeth H. Latchana Selected Among “Best Lawyers in America”

Fraser Trebilcock Attorney Elizabeth H. Latchana was recently selected by her peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2014 in the field of Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law.

Best Lawyers©  is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey in which almost 50,000 leading attorneys cast nearly five million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas; because lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed, inclusion in Best Lawyers©  is considered a singular honor.

Ms. Latchana is a shareholder at Fraser Trebilcock specializing in employee health and welfare benefits.  She is an accomplished attorney representing employers and corporations throughout the United States.  Her expertise includes ERISA, COBRA, Cafeteria Plans, Wrap Plans, Health Savings Accounts (HSAs),

Health Reimbursement Arrangements (HRAs), as well as the evolving law most commonly referred to as Health Care Reform. Ms. Latchana is a member and past president of the Women’s Lawyers’ Association of Michigan, Mid-Michigan Chapter, past Board of Directors member and Community Service Committee Chair of Highfields, Inc., and is a member of the Junior League of Lansing.

Ms. Latchana is a frequent author on employee benefit matters with her most recent submission being to the Michigan Tax Lawyer on the importance of proper employee classifications under the Employer Shared Responsibility Mandate.  Additionally, she recently served as an expert panelist for a series of Health Care Reform seminars sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, as well as for a separate series of seminars sponsored by the Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce.

Ms. Latchana lives in Davison, Michigan. She is married to Judge Mark W. Latchana (67th District Court) and is the mother of three, Eva (8), Abby (6) and William (4).