Forty-Two Schiff Hardin LLP Attorneys Named 2008 Illinois Super Lawyers, and Nine Schiff Hardin LLP Lawyers Named Illinois Rising Stars in Chicago Magazine

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Forty-Two Schiff Hardin LLP Attorneys Named 2008 Illinois Super Lawyers, and Nine Schiff Hardin LLP Lawyers Named Illinois Rising Stars in Chicago Magazine

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The February 2008 edition of Chicago Magazine named 42 Schiff Hardin attorneys as 2008 Super Lawyers and nine Schiff Hardin attorneys as Illinois Rising Stars. 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 2008 Super Lawyers and their categories of selection:

Thomas W. Abendroth — Estate Planning & Probate
Barry S. Alberts — Civil Litigation Defense
Scott Bieber — Estate Planning & Probate
Max G. Brittain Jr. — Employment & Labor
Joseph A. Cancila Jr. — Class Action — Mass Torts
Michael W. Drumke — Class Action — Mass Torts
Marci A. Eisenstein — Class Action — Mass Torts
Peter V. Fazio Jr. — Securities & Corporate Finance
J. Mark Fisher — Bankruptcy & Creditor — Debtor Rights
Mark C. Friedlander — Construction Litigation
Julie J. Furer — Employment & Labor
Stuart L. Goodman — Business — Corporate
David A. Grossberg — Real Estate
Michael J. Hanahan — Construction Litigation
William M. Hannay — Antitrust Litigation
David R. Hodgman — Estate Planning & Probate
Patricia Brown Holmes — General Litigation
Allan Horwich — Securities Litigation
Richard J. Hoskins — Intellectual Property Litigation
Janet M. Johnson — Real Estate
Andrew A. Kling — Securities & Corporate Finance
Robert E. Kolek — Tax
Paul M. Lurie — Construction Litigation
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 Jr. — General Litigation
Roger Pascal — General Litigation
Scott E. Pickens — Securities & Corporate Finance
Kenneth M. Roberts — Construction — Surety
Gabriel M. Rodriguez — Environmental
Ronald S. Safer — Criminal Defense: White Collar (also named to "Top 100" ranking)
Patricia C. Slovak — Employment & Labor (also named to "Top 50 Women Lawyers" ranking)
Edward Spacapan Jr. — Employee Benefits — ERISA
David M. Spector — Insurance Coverage
Frederick J. Sperling — General Litigation
Debra L. Stetter — Estate Planning & Probate
Linda K. Stevens — Intellectual Property Litigation
Thomas R. Wechter — Tax
Mark C. Zaander — Securities & Corporate Finance
Sheldon A. Zabel — Environmental

These are the Schiff Hardin attorneys named 2008 Illinois Rising Stars and their categories of selection:

Fiona A. Burke — Intellectual Property
Edward Casmere — Personal Injury Defense: Products
Matthew C. Jardine — General Litigation
Joshua D. Lee — Business Litigation
Heidi Oertle — Personal Injury Defense; Products
Sailesh K. Patel — Intellectual Property
Heidi H. Rowe — Construction — Surety
Jason M. Torf — Bankruptcy & Creditor-Debtor Rights
Jon Carlo G. Vigano — Bankruptcy & Creditor-Debtor Rights