Fifty-One Schiff Hardin LLP Attorneys Named 2012  <em>Illinois Super Lawyers</em>‚ and Fifteen Schiff Hardin LLP Lawyers Named <em>Illinois Rising Stars</em> in <em>Chicago Magazine</em>


Fifty-One Schiff Hardin LLP Attorneys Named 2012 Illinois Super Lawyers‚ and Fifteen Schiff Hardin LLP Lawyers Named Illinois Rising Stars in Chicago Magazine

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The February 2012 edition of Chicago Magazine named 51 Schiff Hardin attorneys as 2012 Illinois Super Lawyers, and 15 Schiff Hardin attorneys as Illinois Rising Stars. In addition, Schiff Hardin partners Patricia Brown Holmes, Linda K. Stevens, and Patricia C. Slovak received the Top 50 Women Illinois Super Lawyers designation.

Attorneys are selected for this honor by balloting among Illinois attorneys who were asked to name the best lawyers they had personally observed in action. Super Lawyers are those attorneys who were in the top five percent of this selection process.

These are the Schiff Hardin attorneys named 2012 Illinois Super Lawyers and their categories of selection:

Thomas W. Abendroth/“Estate Planning & Probate”
Barry S. Alberts/“Professional Liability: Defense”
Robert I. Berger/”General Litigation”
David C. Blickenstaff/”Estate & Trust Litigation
Max G. Brittain Jr./“Employment & Labor”
Antony S. Burt/“General Litigation”
Joseph A. Cancila Jr./“Class Action/Mass Torts”
Renee Cipriano/”Environmental”
Matthew C. Crowl/”Business Litigation”
Everett J. Cygal/“General Litigation”
Marci A. Eisenstein/“Class Action/Mass Torts”
Matthew J. Fischer/”General Litigation”
J. Mark Fisher/“Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights”
Mark C. Friedlander/“Construction Litigation”
Eugene J. Geekie Jr./Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights
Paul E. Greenwalt III/”General Litigation”
David A. Grossberg/“Real Estate”
Michael J. Hanahan/“Construction Litigation”
William M. Hannay/“Antitrust Litigation”
Stacie R. Hartman/"Business Litigation"
David R. Hodgman/“Estate Planning & Probate”
Patricia Brown Holmes/“General Litigation”
Richard J. Hoskins/“Intellectual Property Litigation”
Barry S. Hyman/”General Litigation”
Janet M. Johnson/“Real Estate”
Kim A. Kamin/Estate Planning & Probate
Andrew A. Kling/“Securities & Corporate Finance”
Robert E. Kolek/“Tax”
Dennis G. LaGory/”Insurance Coverage”
Thomas P. Luning/“General Litigation”
Paul M. Lurie/“Construction Litigation”
Paul C. Marengo/“Bonds/Government Finance”
Michael L. Meyer/“Securities & Corporate Finance”
Robert J. Minkus/“Securities & Corporate Finance”
Paula J. Morency/“Franchise/Dealership”
Ralph A. Morris/“Employment & Labor”
Joseph J. O’Hara/General Litigation
Roger Pascal/“General Litigation”
Scott E. Pickens/”Securities & Corporate Finance
Kenneth M. Roberts/“Construction/Surety”
Ronald S. Safer/“Criminal Defense: White Collar”
John M. Scholnick/”General Litigation”
Patricia C. Slovak/“Employment & Labor”
Edward Spacapan Jr./“Employee Benefits/ERISA”
David M. Spector/“Insurance Coverage”
Robin M. Spencer/”Franchise/Dealership”
Frederick J. Sperling/“General Litigation”
Debra L. Stetter/“Estate Planning & Probate”
Linda K. Stevens/“Intellectual Property Litigation”
Mark C. Zaander/“Securities & Corporate Finance”
Christopher J. Zinski/”Securities & Corporate Finance”

These are the Schiff Hardin attorneys named 2012 Illinois Rising Stars and their categories of selection:

Jeremy S. Baker/”Construction Litigation”
Edward M. Casmere/”Personal Injury Defense: Products”
David C. Giles/”General Litigation”
Christine C. Goldstein/”Real Estate”
Nick Kahlon/”General Litigation”
Joshua D. Lee/“Personal Injury Defense: Products”
David P. McHugh/”Business/Corporate”
Joshua More/”Environmental”
Heidi K. Oertle/“Personal Injury Defense; Products”
Sailesh K. Patel/”Intellectual Property”
Heidi H. Rowe/“Construction/Surety”
Amy M. Rubenstein/”General Litigation”
David S. Sattelberger/”Real Estate”
Jason M. Torf/“Bankruptcy & Creditor-Debtor Rights”
Kelly M. Warner/”Criminal Defense: White Collar”