Super Lawyers contributing authors

In addition to the Super Lawyers editorial staff, many professional journalists, legal writers and the top attorneys that have made our Super Lawyers lists have contributed stories and legal articles and resources content to SuperLawyers.com. Learn more by visiting our About Super Lawyers page.

Emily Coon

Emily Coon is a former staffer at Super Lawyers, where she made contributions to proofing, writing and fact-checking efforts. She has a communications and journalism degree from the University of St. Thomas and has also contributed to The Lala.

Francine Friedman Griesing

Ms. Griesing is the founder and managing partner of Griesing Law, a woman-owned Philadelphia-based firm. She is considered a national expert on legal ethics and bullying in the profession. She is also a Super Lawyers listee in business litigation and ADR.

G.K. Sharman

G.K. Sharman is an accomplished writer, editor and photographer with a daily newspaper background. She has a degree in written communications from University of Mary Washington, and is head writer/editor at Think Agency Inc. in Altamonte Springs, Florida. Sharman won a Society for Professional Journalists award for a Super Lawyers profile on Jacksonville personal injury attorney Mike Ossi.

Harris Meyer

Harris Meyer is a veteran legal and health care reporter and editor who has written for Super Lawyers, American Lawyer Media, ABA Journal, Kaiser Health News, Health Affairs, Medscape, Modern Healthcare, and many other publications. He is a graduate of Northwestern University and lives with his wife, Deborah, in Chicago.

Henry Baskin

Henry Baskin holds a J.D. from Wayne State University Law School, was awarded an honorary Ph.D. from Central Michigan University, and has practiced family and entertainment law for more than 50 years. He was featured in Super Lawyers in 2006.

Hilary Abramson

An award-winning California journalist, Hilary Abramson was an investigative and magazine writer at The Sacramento Bee and The Sacramento Union for a total of two decades. She has also been managing editor of Pacific News Service, a public radio commentator and a consultant for foundations. Her work has also appeared in The Los Angeles Times, Newsday, The San Francisco Chronicle, The San Francisco Examiner,  San Francisco Magazine, and Kaiser Health News. A generalist known as much for her writing style as for muckraking, Abramson has told hundreds of stories before their time. She is an independent writer whose passion to pass on the truth includes mentoring and writing for literary publications.

Ilene Lelchuk

Ilene Lelchuk has more than 25 years' experience as an award-winning journalist, content creator and editor. She was a longtime staff writer for the San Francisco Chronicle, where she covered city politics and homelessness. Ilene also has written for Hearst's San Francisco ExaminerSuper Lawyers, university publications, and many other outlets. Her features and breaking news coverage earned awards from the National Newspaper Association and California Newspaper Publishers Association. Most recently, Ilene built a content marketing business that provides communications strategies for nonprofit and corporate clients.

Irene S. Levine

Irene S. Levine is an award-winning freelance journalist and author whose writing focuses on travel and relationships. Trained as a clinical psychologist, she holds a faculty appointment as a professor of psychiatry at the New York University School of Medicine. She has also held senior management and policymaking roles at the National Institute of Mental Health and the Center for Mental Health Services in Rockville, Maryland.

Janet Leiser

Janet Leiser is an editor, reporter and marketing manager who has worked at a variety of publications, and whose areas of expertise include business, real estate, education and law. She was awarded the Green Eyeshade Award while at the Tampa Bay Business Journal. A graduate of the University of South Florida, she now freelances in Tampa and St. Petersburg.

Jennifer Haupt

Jennifer Haupt has been a journalist for more than 25 years. Her essays and articles have been published in OThe Rumpus, Psychology TodayTravel & LeisureThe Seattle TimesSpirituality & HealthThe Sun, and many others.

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