<em>Chambers USA</em> 2018 Recognizes Four Practice Areas and 22 Attorneys


Chambers USA 2018 Recognizes Four Practice Areas and 22 Attorneys

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CHICAGO - Schiff Hardin is pleased to announce that four practice areas and 22 attorneys have been recognized in the 2018 edition of Chambers USA, a leading legal industry ranking.

Schiff Hardin’s Construction Practice Group received a national ranking along with recognition in Illinois and New York. The firm’s Intellectual Property Practice Group was recognized for the first time. Five of the 22 Schiff Hardin lawyers earned the highest Band 1 rankings. Partner Sarah Fitts was also recognized in Chambers Global.

The Chambers USA ranking is based on in-depth interviews with clients and attorneys assessing legal knowledge and experience, ability, effectiveness, and client service.

2018 Ranked Schiff Hardin Practice Areas

  • Construction (Nationwide, Illinois, and New York)
  • Environment (Illinois)
  • Insurance: Dispute Resolution: Reinsurance (Illinois)
  • Intellectual Property (Illinois)


2018 Ranked Schiff Hardin Lawyers

  • Imron T. Aly – Intellectual Property (Illinois)
  • Stephen J. Bonebrake – Environment: Litigation (Illinois)
  • Max G. Brittain Jr. – Labor & Employment (Illinois)
  • Renee Cipriano – Environment: Mainly Transactional (Illinois)
  • J. Mark Fisher – Bankruptcy/Restructuring (Illinois)
  • Sarah A. W. Fitts – Energy: Electricity (Transactional); (Nationwide, Global-USA)
  • Mark C. Friedlander – Construction (Illinois)
  • Paul M. Lurie – Construction (Illinois)
  • Brian G. Lustbader – Construction (New York)
  • Francis X. Lyons – Environment: Mainly Transactional (Illinois)
  • Owen E. MacBride – Energy & Natural Resources: Regulatory (Illinois)
  • Sayward “Woody” Mazur – Construction (New York)
  • Paula J. Morency – Franchising (Nationwide)
  • Scott E. Pickens – Banking & Finance (Illinois)
  • Domenick Pugliese – Investment Funds: Registered Funds (Nationwide)
  • Kenneth M. Roberts – Construction (Illinois)
  • Gabriel M. Rodriguez – Environment: Litigation (Illinois)
  • Gary L. Rubin – Construction (New York)
  • Ami G. Scott – Banking & Finance (Illinois)
  • Russell B. Selman – Environment: Litigation (Illinois)
  • Patricia Costello Slovak – Labor & Employment (Illinois)
  • David M. Spector – Insurance: Dispute Resolution: Reinsurance (Illinois)