Legal Roundup

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.

CLARK HILL: Clark Hill Attorney Ray J. Koenig III Received Chicago House & Social Service Agency 2019 Service Award

By Clark Hill PLC | May 13, 2019

Ray J. Koenig III was recently honored to receive the Chicago House & Social Service Agency 2019 Service Award at Chicago House’s 33rd Annual Spring Brunch and Fashion Show, “Rhapsody on the Runway,” on May 5, 2019.

JONES DAY: Jones Day named to Pro Bono Hot List 2019 by The National Law Journal

By Jones Day | May 13, 2019

Jones Day has been named to The National Law Journal's "2019 Pro Bono Hot List" for its success in several major pro bono initiatives.

MCGUIREWOODS LLP: The National Law Journal Names McGuireWoods’ Amber Walsh, Scott Becker Healthcare Law Trailblazers

By McGuireWoods LLP | May 13, 2019

McGuireWoods Chicago partners Amber McGraw Walsh and Scott Becker are among The National Law Journal’s inaugural list of Healthcare Law Trailblazers.

MAYER BROWN: Mayer Brown named “ABS Law Firm of the Year” at GlobalCapital’s US Securitization Awards

By Mayer Brown | May 13, 2019

Mayer Brown was named “ABS Law Firm of the Year” by GlobalCapital at its 2019 US Securitization Awards, which recognized law firms, banks, issuers, data providers and accounting firms for “outstanding achievement in structured finance markets.”

POLSINELLI PAC: Polsinelli Strengthens Business Bench, Adding Noted Chicago Tax Pro

By Polsinelli PAC | May 13, 2019

Am Law 100 firm, Polsinelli, welcomes Edward J. Hannon to its Tax Practice in Chicago.

SEYFARTH SHAW LLP: Seyfarth Shortlisted for 2019 Chambers Diversity & Inclusion Awards

By Seyfarth Shaw Et Al | May 7, 2019

Seyfarth has been shortlisted for the 2019 Chambers USA Diversity & Inclusion Awards.

MAYER BROWN: Mayer Brown transaction wins “Deal of the Year” in Power Finance & Risk’s Deals and Firms of the Year Awards

By Mayer Brown | May 7, 2019

Mayer Brown advised on a transaction named “North America Renewables/Battery Project Finance Deal of the Year” by Power Finance & Risk in its 16th annual Deals and Firms of the Year Awards.

CHUHAK & TECSON: Ten ways we're giving back

By Chuhak & Tecson, P.C. | May 7, 2019

This year, Chuhak & Tecson’s Women Helping Women program (WHW) is celebrating its 10th anniversary by giving back to the Chicagoland community through an effort titled, 10 Ways to Give Back.

BENESCH FRIEDLANDER COPLAN ARONOFF: Susan White Named Fellow of Construction Lawyers Society of America

By Benesch, Friedlander, Coplan & Aronoff LLP | May 7, 2019

Benesch is pleased to announce that Susan M. White has been selected as an Associate Fellow of the Construction Lawyers Society of America (CLSA).

FOX ROTHSCHILD LLP: Crain’s Chicago Features Donna More Among Notable Women Executives

By Fox Rothschild LLP | May 6, 2019

Fox Rothschild LLP congratulates Donna B. More, who was named to the coveted Notable Women Executives list by Crain’s Chicago Business.

BENESCH FRIEDLANDER COPLAN: Benesch Ranked in Chambers 2019

By Benesch, Friedlander, Coplan & Aronoff LLP | Apr 30, 2019

Benesch is pleased to announce that 24 attorneys and 9 practice areas have been recognized by Chambers & Partners in Chambers USA 2019.

ATTORNEY'S OFFICE OF ILLINOIS: Suburban Tax Professional Guilty of Preparing and Filing More Than 160 Fraudulent Tax Returns

By U.S. Attorney's Office for the Northern District of Illinois | Apr 30, 2019

A suburban tax professional has pleaded guilty to preparing and filing more than 160 fraudulent tax returns in an attempt to bilk the Internal Revenue Service out of at least $550,000.

FREEBORN & PETERS: Chambers USA 2019 Highly Ranks Freeborn Insurance and Reinsurance Practice and Partners

By Freeborn & Peters | Apr 30, 2019

Freeborn & Peters LLP is pleased to announce that Chambers USA has ranked the firm’s Reinsurance practice for the first time and five Freeborn insurance and reinsurance Partners in its 2019 legal industry guide.

FREEBORN & PETERS: Chambers USA 2019 Highly Ranks Freeborn Environment and Energy Law Attorneys in Illinois

By Freeborn & Peters | Apr 30, 2019

Freeborn & Peters LLP is pleased to announce that Chambers USA has ranked the Co-Leaders of the firm’s Environment and Energy Law Practice Group.

FOLEY & LARDNER LLP: Foley Ranks 48th on 2019 Am Law 100

By Foley & Lardner LLP | Apr 29, 2019

Foley & Lardner jumped up six spots on this year’s Am Law 100.

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