<em>Chambers USA</em> 2021 Ranks Five Practice Areas and 16 Attorneys


Chambers USA 2021 Ranks Five Practice Areas and 16 Attorneys

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Schiff Hardin LLP is pleased to announce that five practice areas have been ranked in Chambers USA 2021 guide. The firm has a new nationwide ranking for Energy: Electricity (Transactional), with Chambers noting, “Schiff Hardin offers highly effective advice and guidance on all aspects of complex energy matters.”

The leading legal industry guide also ranked 16 attorneys. This is the first year rankings were given to William Ziegelmueller for Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations (Illinois), Everett Cygal for Insurance: Dispute Resolution: Reinsurance (Illinois), and Sailesh Patel for Intellectual Property (Illinois).

The Chambers USA rankings are compiled from independent research and in-depth client and attorney interviews, which assess a firm’s legal knowledge, experience, and ability; commercial vision; diligence; and client service.


2021 Ranked Schiff Hardin Practice Areas

Energy: Electricity (Transactional) (Nationwide)

Energy & Natural Resources (Illinois)

Environment (Illinois)

Insurance: Dispute Resolution: Reinsurance (Illinois)

Intellectual Property (Illinois)


2021 Ranked Schiff Hardin Lawyers

Imron T. Aly – Intellectual Property (Illinois)

Jack R. Bierig – Antitrust (Illinois)

Stephen J. Bonebrake – Environment: Litigation (Illinois)

Everett Cygal – Insurance: Dispute Resolution: Reinsurance (Illinois)

J. Mark Fisher – Bankruptcy/Restructuring (Illinois)

Sarah A. W. Fitts – Energy: Electricity (Transactional); (Nationwide and Global-USA)

Maggie Hickey – Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations (Illinois)

Francis X. Lyons – Environment: Mainly Transactional (Illinois)

Owen E. MacBride – Energy & Natural Resources: Regulatory (Illinois)

Paula J. Morency – Franchising (Nationwide)

Sailesh Patel – Intellectual Property (Illinois)

Scott E. Pickens – Banking & Finance (Illinois)

Gabriel M. Rodriguez – Environment: Litigation (Illinois)

Russell B. Selman – Environment: Litigation (Illinois)

David M. Spector – Insurance: Dispute Resolution: Reinsurance (Illinois)

William P. Ziegelmueller – Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations (Illinois)