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Women in Law Empowerment Forum awarded Schiff Hardin its 2015 Gold Standard in Recognition of Integration of Women in the Firm for the 3rd straight year. Schiff Hardin was one of only eight firms in the nation to earn a perfect score.
Schiff Hardin is representing First Mid-Illinois Bancshares, a financial holding company, in its acquisition of First BancTrust Corporation. The deal is valued at approximately $73.8 million and expected to close in mid-2018.
The transaction gives First Mid a deeper presence in the Champaign-Urbana region and extends its footprint into the adjacent counties to the east of its headquarters. First Mid is a community-focused organization that provides financial services through a network of 52 banking centers in 37 Illinois and Missouri communities.