In the midst of many longtime Chicago firms being absorbed into names from outside of town, Chicago Lawyer analyzed several recent mergers and spoke with firm leadership to hear the lessons they elarned along the way.
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There’s a certain set of personal-injury lawyers in Chicago who, over the course of decades, have become standard-bearers for the profession. Instead of talking to them, Chicago Lawyer spoke with a few veteran attorneys who stand a serious shot of making that short list in the future to learn how the field of personal injury is evolving. It’s not an exclusive or definitive list, and the interviews have been edited for length.
Suleen Lee, general counsel for The Barre Code, a women-focused, group fitness studio franchise founded in 2010, recently spoke with Chicago Lawyer about her unconventional legal career and the events in her life that led her to it.
Whatever the law office version of the "new car smell" is, the Chicago office of Greensfelder Hemker & Gale has it. After operating for years in Chicago, the St. Louis-based, full-service firm finally opened a custom office on May 31.
Hot off the press is the case of In re Marriage of Schneeweis, 2016 IL App (2d) 140147. This decision could cause many litigants problems, given the fact that most married couples, even while happily married, do not fully communicate with respect to their finances.
Channel your inner Alexander Hamilton by helping low-income people use federal bankruptcy laws to get a fresh start in America. This won’t get you seats to the musical, but it will make you feel like a star.
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