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39 Schiff Hardin Lawyers Named to 2017 Illinois Super Lawyers, Rising Stars Lists, and Two Schiff Hardin Attorneys Named to Top 50 Women Lawyers

Thirty-nine Schiff Hardin attorneys have been selected for inclusion on the 2017 Illinois Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists. Two Schiff Hardin attorneys were named to this ranking of "Top 50 Women Lawyers." The Super Lawyers selection methodology includes a statewide nomination process, peer review by practice area, and independent research on candidates.

The Schiff Hardin attorneys named to the 2017 Illinois Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists and their respective areas of selection are as follows:

2017 Illinois Super Lawyers

Thomas W. Abendroth – Estate & Probate

Barry S. Alberts – Professional Liability: Defense

Imron T. Aly – Intellectual Property Litigation

David C. Blickenstaff – Estate & Trust Litigation

Max G. Brittain, Jr. – Employment & Labor

Antony S. Burt – General Litigation

Renee Cipriano – Environmental (also named to "Top 50 Women Lawyers" ranking)

Everett J. Cygal – General Litigation

Marci A. Eisenstein – Class Action/Mass Torts

J. Mark Fisher – Bankruptcy: Business

Mark C. Friedlander – Construction Litigation

David A. Grossberg – Real Estate

Michael J. Hanahan – Construction Litigation

William M. Hannay, III – Antitrust Litigation

Stacie R. Hartman – Business Litigation

David R. Hodgman – Estate & Probate

Richard J. Hoskins – Intellectual Property Litigation

Janet M. Johnson – Real Estate

Andrew A. Kling – Securities & Corporate Finance

Kevin L. Kolton – Construction Litigation

Paul M. Lurie – Alternative Dispute Resolution

Michael L. Meyer – Securities & Corporate Finance

Robert J. Minkus – Securities & Corporate Finance

Matthew B. Mock – Business Litigation

Paula J. Morency – Franchise/Dealership

Charles H.R. Peters – General Litigation

Scott E. Pickens – Securities & Corporate Finance

Robert R. Pluth, Jr. – Tax

Kenneth M. Roberts – Construction Litigation

Patricia C. Slovak – Employment & Labor (also named to "Top 50 Women Lawyers" ranking)

Edward Spacapan, Jr. – Employee Benefits

David M. Spector – Insurance Coverage

Frederick J. Sperling – General Litigation

Debra L. Stetter – Estate & Probate

Linda K. Stevens – Intellectual Property Litigation


2017 Illinois Rising Stars

Jonathan Freilich – Construction Litigation

Lauren S. Novak – Employment & Labor

Thomas A. Rammer, II – Intellectual Property Litigation

Amy M. Rubenstein – General Litigation