Legal Roundup

FOLEY & LARDNER: Foley Attorneys Named Illinois Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

By Foley & Lardner LLP | Jan 29, 2019

Foley & Lardner LLP is pleased to announce that 21 of its Chicago lawyers have been named to the 2019 Illinois Super Lawyers list – a distinction limited to just 5 percent of the state’s lawyers.

LITTLER MENDELSON: Littler Expands Chicago Office with Four New Shareholders

By Littler Mendelson P.C. | Jan 29, 2019

Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, has added David P. Radelet, Christopher A. Johlie, Jeff Nowak and Staci Ketay Rotman as shareholders in the firm’s Chicago office.

HEYL ROYSTER: 17 Heyl Royster Attorneys Selected by Illinois Super Lawyers in 2019

By Heyl Royster | Jan 29, 2019

Heyl Royster is pleased to announce that 17 of our lawyers have been named either Illinois Super Lawyersor Rising Stars.

ILLINOIS ATTORNEY GENERAL: Raoul Announces $120 Million Settlement With Johnson & Johnson And Medical Device Business Inc. Over False & Misleading Statements

By Illinois Attorney General | Jan 29, 2019

Attorney General Kwame Raoul joined with 45 other attorneys general to announce a $120 million settlement with Johnson & Johnson and Medical Device Business Inc., formerly known as DePuy Inc., to resolve allegations that DePuy unlawfully promoted its metal-on-metal hip implant devices, the ASR XL and the Pinnacle Ultamet.

DRINKER BIDDLE: Products Liability Lawyer Jennifer L. Ilkka Joins Drinker Biddle

By Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP | Jan 29, 2019

National law firm Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP is expanding its Products Liability and Mass Tort Group in Chicago with the addition of partner Jennifer L. Ilkka.

SMITH AMUNDSEN LLC: 37 SmithAmundsen Attorneys Included on 2019 Illinois Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists

By | Jan 29, 2019

SmithAmundsen is pleased to announce the inclusion of 37 attorneys on the 2019 Illinois Super Lawyers and 2019 Illinois Rising Stars lists.

EPSTEIN BECKER GREEN PC: Four Epstein Becker Green Attorneys in Chicago Named to 2019 Super Lawyers List

By Epstein Becker & Green, P.C. | Jan 29, 2019

The national law firm of Epstein Becker Green (EBG) is pleased to announce that four attorneys based in the firm’s Chicago office have been selected for the 2019 Illinois Super Lawyers list.

CASSIDAY SCHADE LLP: Eight Attorneys Are Recognized by Thomson Reuters as 2019 Super Lawyers Rising Stars

By Cassiday Schade LLP | Jan 29, 2019

Cassiday Schade is pleased to annonce that eight attorneys have been named 2019 Super Lawyers Rising Stars by Thomson Reuters.

GREENBERG TRAURIG: 23 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Recognized in 2019 Edition of Illinois Super Lawyers

By | Jan 29, 2019

The 2019 edition of Illinois Super Lawyers includes 23 attorneys from the Chicago office of global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP.

COZEN O'CONNOR: Names Jeremy Glenn Chicago Office Managing Partner

By Cozen O'Connor - Chicago | Jan 29, 2019

Jeremy Glenn has been appointed to serve as the Office Managing Partner for the Chicago office of Cozen O’Connor

TRESSLER LLP: 8 Tressler Attorneys Recognized as Illinois Super Lawyers

By Tressler LLP | Jan 29, 2019

We are proud to announce the selection of eight Tressler attorneys as 2019 Illinois Super Lawyers.

MCGUIREWOODS LLP: McGuireWoods Ranks Among Top Five Law Firms for U.S. M&A Deals in 2018

By McGuireWoods LLP | Jan 24, 2019

McGuireWoods strengthened its position as a go-to law firm for U.S. and global M&A transactions, earning top five rankings for U.S. deal count and top 10 rankings for global deals in year-end league tables published by Bloomberg and Thomson Reuters.

SALVI SCHOSTOK & PRITCHARD: Patrick A. Salvi Listed Among Top 10 Illinois Super Lawyers For Sixth Consecutive Year

By Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard, P.C. | Jan 24, 2019

Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard is pleased to announce the firm’s founder and Managing Equity Partner Patrick A. Salvi has been listed among the Top 10 Illinois Super Lawyers for the sixth consecutive year.

DLA PIPER: DLA Piper announces launch of Proptech practice

By DLA Piper | Jan 24, 2019

DLA Piper announced the launch of its Proptech practice, which will enable the firm to better advise clients working at the intersection of the Real Estate and Technology sectors and further the firm's mission as the leading global business law firm.

HUGHES SOCOL PIERS: HSPRD Congratulates Newest Partner Kate Schwartz

By Hughes Socol Piers Resnick Dym Ltd. | Jan 24, 2019

Hughes Socol Piers Resnick & Dym is excited to announce its newest partner, Kate Schwartz.

MAYER BROWN: Leading derivatives and fintech attorney Matthew Kluchenek joins Mayer Brown

By Mayer Brown | Jan 23, 2019

Mayer Brown announced that leading derivatives and fintech attorney Matthew Kluchenek has joined the firm as a partner.

K&L GATES: K&L Gates Bolsters Data Privacy, Cybersecurity, and Intellectual Property Practices with Addition of Four-Lawyer Chicago Team

By K & L Gates | Jan 22, 2019

Global law firm K&L Gates LLP has strengthened its data privacy, intellectual property/technology transactions, and cybersecurity practices through the addition of a team of lawyers in its Chicago office.

POLSINELLI PAC: Polsinelli Adds Health Care Attorney in Chicago, Continues Growth

By | Jan 22, 2019

Am Law 100 firm Polsinelli welcomes Shareholder Jeanna Palmer Gunville to its national Health Care Department.

FREEBORN & PETERS: Freeborn Elects Joseph L. Fogel as Co-Managing Partner

By Freeborn & Peters | Jan 22, 2019

Freeborn & Peters LLP is pleased to announce that the firm has elected Joseph L. Fogel as its new Co-Managing Partner, effective.

MCGUIREWOODS: McGuireWoods’ Holly Buckley Named to ‘Most Influential Women in Mid-Market M&A’ List

By McGuireWoods LLP | Jan 22, 2019

McGuireWoods Chicago partner Holly Buckley is among 36 women honored nationally on Mergers & Acquisitions “2019 Most Influential Women in Mid-Market M&A” list recognizing top dealmakers whose work and leadership shape the market.

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