Legal Roundup

MCGUIRREWOODS LLP: Courtney Shytle, Top Automotive Trial Lawyer, Joins McGuireWoods’ Product Liability Practice

By McGuireWoods LLP | Dec 20, 2018

Courtney C. Shytle has joined McGuireWoods as a partner in the firm’s national products, environmental and mass torts litigation practice, bringing more than two decades of experience representing leading automakers and consumer goods manufacturers in high-profile cases.

THOMPSON COBURN LLP: Thompson Coburn Management Committee welcomes Jennifer Post

By Thompson Coburn LLP | Dec 20, 2018

Thompson Coburn welcomes Los Angeles partner Jennifer Post to the Firm’s Management Committee.

MCGUIRREWOODS LLP: Corporate Counsel Rate McGuireWoods Among Client Service Elite for 13th Time

By McGuireWoods LLP | Dec 20, 2018

General counsel at large corporations rated McGuireWoods among the elite law firms for client service in BTI Consulting Group’s “Client Service A-Team” report, the 13th year the firm has ranked among the top 30 in the annual survey.

LITTLER MENDELSON: Littler Named to BTI Client Service A-Team 2019

By Littler Mendelson P.C. | Dec 19, 2018

Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, has been ranked among the top 30 firms for client service performance by BTI Consulting.

BARNES & THORNBURG LLP: Barnes & Thornburg welcomes New Attorneys

By Barnes & Thornburg LLP | Dec 19, 2018

Barnes & Thornburg has added new ethics, healthcare, intellectual property and litigation attorneys to its Atlanta, Chicago, Fort Wayne and Indianapolis offices.

MAYER BROWN: Mayer Brown recognized in Financial Times’ list of most innovative law firms for legal expertise

By Mayer Brown | Dec 19, 2018

The Financial Times has ranked Mayer Brown as one of the “Most Innovative Law Firms for Legal Expertise” annual report, “North America Innovative Lawyers.” Mayer Brown has been recognized in the report each year that it has been published.

BENESCH FRIEDLANDER COPLAN & ARONOFF: Benesch Ranks in BTI Client Service A-Team 2019: The Survey of Law Firm Client Service Performance

By Benesch, Friedlander, Coplan & Aronoff LLP | Dec 19, 2018

Benesch is proud to announce that it has been recognized as a leader in client service in BTI’s latest report: BTI Client Service A-Team 2019: The Survey of Law Firm Client Service Performance.

DLA PIPER: DLA Piper lawyers ranked in Chambers FinTech

By DLA Piper | Dec 19, 2018

DLA Piper is pleased to announce that the firm was ranked in the USA Legal 2019 edition of Chambers FinTech.

DLA PIPER: DLA Piper named one of the best law firms for client service by BTI Consulting Group

By DLA Piper | Dec 19, 2018

DLA Piper is pleased to announce it has been recognized as one of the best law firms for providing a superior level of client service by BTI Consulting Group in their 2019 BTI Client Service A-Team Rankings report.

ARMSTRONG TEASDALE: Attorneys Named Litigation, Labor & Employment Stars by Benchmark Litigation

By | Dec 12, 2018

Armstrong Teasdale proudly announces Litigation Partners Maureen Bryan, Robert Kaiser, Tyson Ketchumand Thomas Weaver have been ranked in the 2019 edition of Benchmark Litigation.

BARACK FERRAZZANO KIRSCHBAUM & NAGELBERG LLP: John Geiringer named Co-Director of New Center at Chicago-Kent College of Law

By Barack Ferrazzano Kirschbaum & Nagelberg LLP | Dec 11, 2018

Barack Ferrazzano is proud to congratulate Financial Institutions Group partner and Regulatory Section Leader John M. Geiringer as the recently named Co-Director of the new Center for National Security and Human Rights Law at Chicago-Kent College of Law.

BENESCH FRIEDLANDER COPLAN & ARONOFF: Benesch Attorneys Manish Mehta and Juan Morado, Jr. Named to 2018 “Most Notable Minority Lawyer” List by Crain’s Chicago Business

By Benesch, Friedlander, Coplan & Aronoff LLP | Dec 11, 2018

Benesch is pleased to announce that Manish Mehta and Juan Morado, Jr. have been honored by Crain’s Chicago Business as two “Most Notable Minority Lawyers.” The second annual list celebrates 58 men and women who represent a cross-section of the Chicago-area legal community, many of whom have practiced with distinction for decades.

VEDDER PRICE PC: Francis X. Nolan, III Recognized Among Top 10 Maritime Lawyers in the World by Lloyd’s List

By Vedder Price PC | Dec 11, 2018

Vedder Price is pleased to announce that Global Transportation Finance Shareholder Francis X. Nolan, III has been named as one of the Top 10 Maritime Lawyers globally as part of Lloyd’s List’s 2018.

NEAL GERBER & EISENBERG LLP: Steven Pflaum Honored by the Illinois Judges Association

By Neal Gerber & Eisenberg LLP | Dec 11, 2018

Neal Gerber Eisenberg is pleased to announce that Steven Pflaum, partner and co-chair of the firm’s litigation department, was honored by The Illinois Judges Association (IJA) at their annual luncheon on December 7, 2018, for his esteemed service on the Illinois Judicial Ethics Committee.

HUGHES & SOCOL: Cathy Reiter presents 2018 Judge of the Year Award

By | Dec 11, 2018

SPRD’s Cathy Reiter, medical malpractice defense attorney, was recently recognized by the Women’s Bar Association of Illinois (WBAI) as one of the 2018 Top Women Lawyers in Leadership at the awards on November 14.

DYKEMA GOSSETT PLLC: Cinthia Motley and Rosa Tumialán Honored in Crain’s 2018 Chicago’s Notable Minority Lawyers List

By Dykema Gossett, PLLC | Dec 6, 2018

Dykema is proud to announce that Chicago-based Members Cinthia Granados Motley and Rosa M. Tumialán were recognized on the Crain’s Chicago Business special report, “2018 Chicago’s Notable Minority Lawyers.”

DYKEMA GOSSETT PLLC: Cinthia Motley and Rosa Tumialan Honored in Crain’s 2018 Chicago’s Notable Minority Lawyers List

By Dykema Gossett, PLLC | Dec 6, 2018

Dykema is proud to announce that Chicago-based Members Cinthia Granados Motley and Rosa M. Tumialan.

DRINKER BIDDLE & REATH: Jesse Ruiz and Alan King named among Chicago’s Notable Minority Lawyers by Crain’s Chicago Business

By Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP | Dec 6, 2018

Partners Jesse Ruiz and Alan King have been named to the “Chicago’s Notable Minority Lawyers” list by Crain’s Chicago Business.

FOLEY & LARDNER: Foley Wins Two M&A Atlas Awards

By Foley & Lardner LLP | Dec 6, 2018

Foley & Lardner was the recipient of two awards at Global M&A Network's Americas M&A Atlas Awards.

HOLLAND & KNIGHT: Holland & Knight’s Trisha Rich Honored as One of Chicago’s Top 40 Young Leaders

By Holland & Knight | Dec 6, 2018

Holland & Knight Partner Trisha Rich has been named to the Crain’s Chicago Business 2018 “40 Under 40” list.

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