Rita Garman has made a lot of stops in her four-decade judicial career. Associate judge. Circuit judge. Presiding circuit judge. Appellate justice. Presiding appellate justice. Supreme Court justice. Now, Chicago Lawyer’s 2013 Person of the Year has reached the pinnacle, beginning a three-year term heading the Illinois judiciary.
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Seven years after Gardner Carton and Drinker Biddle completed the sixth-largest law firm merger of 2007, the integration is showing signs of success — revenue is growing and a client-first culture has taken hold.
When you’re the daughter of hard-working immigrants, it’s hard to get away with complaining too much. Rosa Tumialan’s Cuban mother especially stressed the importance of a strong work ethic, through lessons that amounted to “Stop being a spoiled brat; you have no idea how good you have it.” It’s a message that still pays dividends for Tumialan today.
Morgan L. Stogsdill of Beermann Pritikin Mirabelli Swerdlove focuses her practice primarily in the area of matrimonial and family law. She is also a member of the family law sports and entertainment division, counseling athletes, celebrities and other high-profile clients in various family law matters.
It's the year-end edition of Inside Out with David Susler and Tina Martini. After 3½ years, learn a little more about them and how they came to be attorneys — and what they would be doing if they'd taken another career path — in this month's video with host Andy Shaw of the Better Government Association.
The orange tape lining the floor of Edelson LLC’s main lobby area is designed to mimic the lines on a tennis court — except it wraps up along a wall and part of the ceiling.
As we get closer to the end of another year that feels shorter than the previous year, I’ve been thinking about how much has changed in the legal community since I began covering it about seven years ago.
For an unforgettable sight, drive north on Interstate 75 toward Michigan’s Upper Peninsula at dusk. Day will become night, but the sun will hang in the western sky — in the summertime, it’s still visible even after 10 p.m.
People born in the mid-1990s or later are lucky. They’ll have the fortune of enjoying wonderful technology without the one ubiquitous annoyance of yesteryear — the twists and tangles of cords.
The little West Lakeview gem Cafe Orchid is almost hidden next to a sort of strip mall just off the corner of Lincoln Avenue and Addison Street at 1746 W. Addison, just east of the rumbling Brown Line.
Women in Law 2013Law Bulletin Publishing is proud to present the 2013 edition of Women in Law. This year includes the 3rd annual “Women Making an Impact."
40 Under 40 2013For fourteen years, the 40 Under Forty Committee at Law Bulletin Publishing Company sifts through over hundreds of nomination forms to select 40 of the most talented young attorneys working in Illinois. This publication is the result of this work.
CLE Guide Fall 2013Law Bulletin Publishing Company is proud to present the Spring 2013 edition of the Midwest CLE Guide, the only resource of its kind in the Midwest. It lists hundreds of courses by date, subject and provider.
2013 Midwest Legal Staffing Guide
Are you in a job transition? Need to staff your next project? The 2013 Midwest Legal Staffing Guide includes legal recruiters and staffing firms throughout the Midwest that are among the most respected and experienced in the legal community.