Legal Roundup

CLARK HILL: Clark Hill Attorney Scott Cruz Recently Appeared on WGN News & WBBM Noon Business Hour to Discuss Illinois’ Marijuana Bill

By Clark Hill PLC | Jun 11, 2019

Scott Cruz, Member in Clark Hill’s Labor & Employment group, recently appeared on WGN Chicago and WBBM Noon Business Hour Chicago to discuss the recent passing of a bill to legalize recreational marijuana in Illinois, how that will affect employer’s drug policies, and more.

THOMPSON COBURN: Lesley Wynes joins Thompson Coburn as Director of Partner Recruiting and Integration

By Thompson Coburn LLP | Jun 10, 2019

Thompson Coburn is proud to announce that Lesley Wynes has joined the Firm as Director of Partner Recruiting and Integration.

CLARK HILL: Clark Hill Chicago Member in Charge Ray J. Koenig III Recognized as 2019 Notable Gen X Leader in Law by Crain’s Business

By Clark Hill PLC | Jun 10, 2019

Ray J. Koenig III was recently recognized as one of Crain’s Chicago Business’ 2019 Notable Gen X Leaders in Law.

FREEBORN & PETERS: Freeborn Partners Shelly DeRousse and Todd Ohlms Named Crain’s Chicago 2019 Gen X Leaders in Law

By Freeborn & Peters | Jun 10, 2019

Freeborn & Peters LLP is pleased to announce that Shelly A. DeRousse and Todd J. Ohlms, Partners in the firm’s Chicago office, have been named by Crain’s Chicago Business as 2019 Gen X Leaders in Law.

NEAL GERBER & EISENBERG LLP: Managing Partner Scott Fisher Named to Crain's 2019 Notable Gen X Leaders in Law

By Neal Gerber & Eisenberg LLP | Jun 10, 2019

Congratulations to Scott Fisher, our managing partner, on the well-deserved recognition of his influence in Chicago's business community as a member of Crain's Notable Gen X Leaders in Law.

COZEN O'CONNOR: Three Cozen O’Connor Attorneys recognized as Crain's Chicago Business “Notable Gen X Leaders in Law”

By Cozen O'Connor - Chicago | Jun 4, 2019

Three Cozen O’Connor attorneys have been recognized as 2019 Chicago Notable Gen X Leaders in Law by Crain’s Chicago Business for their success and accomplishments in their leadership roles within the firm and across the legal community.

MCGUIREWOODS LLP: McGuireWoods Ranks Second in Advising Lenders in Q1 Syndicated Loans

By McGuireWoods LLP | Jun 4, 2019

McGuireWoods ranked No. 2 in deal count and No. 4 in proceeds for advising lenders in global and U.S. syndicated loans during the first three months of 2019.

SAUL EWING LLP: Malitz Named to Crain’s 2019 Notable Gen X Leaders in Law

By Saul Ewing LLP | Jun 4, 2019

Steve Malitz, a partner resident in the Firm’s Chicago Office and member of the executive committee, was named to Crain Chicago Business’ 2019 Notable Gen X Leaders in Law.

SALVI SCHOSTOK & PRITCHARD: Partner Tara R. Devine Named One Of Chicago’s 2019 ‘gen X Leaders In Law’

By Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard, P.C. | Jun 4, 2019

Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard, P.C. is pleased to announce Lake County Managing Partner Tara R. Devine has been named a Crain’s Custom Media 2019 Chicago Gen X Leader in Law.

SMITH AMUNDSEN LLC: SmithAmundsen Named Among the Best Law Firms for Women Attorneys by Law360

By Smith Amundsen LLC | Jun 3, 2019

Law360 has ranked SmithAmundsen #4 on its list of "Best Law Firms for Female Attorneys" among firms with 150-299 attorneys on it's 2019 Glass Ceiling Report!

CHUHAK & TECSON: Women Helping Women at Chuhak & Tecson celebrates ten years

By Chuhak & Tecson, P.C. | May 28, 2019

The Women Helping Women program at Chuhak & Tecson, P.C. is proud to embrace its 10th Anniversary in 2019 with a year-long celebration titled 10 Ways to Give Back.

MEYERS & FLOWERS LLC: $3 Million Award To Family Of Young Man Killed In Chain Reaction Crash On I-80 In LaSalle County

By Meyers and Flowers LLC | May 28, 2019

On August 1, 2016, Octavio was sitting in his work truck stopped in construction traffic on westbound I-80 in LaSalle County, Illinois.

MCGUIREWOODS LLP: McGuireWoods Among Top Firms on BTI’s Brand Elite List for Seventh Straight Year

By McGuireWoods LLP | May 27, 2019

For the seventh year in a row, McGuireWoods is among a handful of law firms with the strongest brands in BTI Consulting’s Brand Elite Report.

DYKEMA GOSSETT: Dykema Hires Mary Beth Walsh as Director of Lateral Recruiting

By Dykema Gossett, PLLC | May 27, 2019

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced that the firm has hired Mary Beth Walsh as its Director of Lateral Recruiting. Prior to joining Dykema, Walsh served as Director of Attorney Recruitment & Development at the Chicago-based firm Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP.

MEYERS & FLOWERS: $3.785 Million Award To Family Of Man Killed In Construction Case

By Meyers and Flowers LLC | May 27, 2019

Meyers & Flowers Partners Jonathan Mincieli and Craig Brown recently finalized a Cook County wrongful death settlement for a family of a man who was crushed to death by a cement wall he had just finished cutting.

FOX ROTHSCHILD LLP: Fox Elevates 23 to Partner

By Fox Rothschild LLP | May 21, 2019

Fox Rothschild LLP recently elevated 23 attorneys to partner throughout its national network of offices.

HOLLAND & KNIGHT: Holland & Knight Partner Mark A. Flessner Named Chicago Corporation Counsel

By Holland & Knight | May 20, 2019

Holland & Knight Partner Mark A. Flessner has been appointed corporation counsel for the City of Chicago by Mayor-Elect Lori Lightfoot. Mr. Flessner will take office on Inauguration Day, May 20.

CLARK HILL: Melissa Ventrone to Participate in ABA Webinar Panel “The New Era of Privacy and Cybersecurity for Law Firms”

By Clark Hill PLC | May 20, 2019

Clark Hill attorney, Melissa K. Ventrone will serve as a panelist for the American Bar Association’s webinar, “The New Era of Privacy and Cybersecurity for Law Firms” on Wednesday, May 22nd.

MCGUIREWOODS LLP: JD Supra Recognizes McGuireWoods Lawyers’ Thought Leadership in Readers Choice Awards

By McGuireWoods LLP | May 20, 2019

McGuireWoods lawyers have been honored by JD Supra, a leading distributor of customized legal and business content, as recipients of its Readers’ Choice Awards for highly read articles they wrote in 2018.

SWANSON MARTIN & BELL LLP: Drumke Profiled in ABA Journal "Meet The Candidates"

By Swanson Martin & Bell LLP | May 20, 2019

Partner Michael W. Drumke was profiled in the ABA Journal's "Meet the Candidates" in the May issue.

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