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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.
Kevin J. Whelan is a member of the Litigation group.
Three weeks into a jury trial, Northwestern Medical Central Dupage Hospital (CDH) agreed to pay former Schiff Hardin partner Chris Zinski and his wife Pattie $20 million to settle their medical negligence claims against the hospital.
On June 27, the U.S. Supreme Court vacated the corruption convictions of former Virginia Governor Robert McDonnell in a unanimous decision. This ruling undercuts the ability of federal prosecutors to use these statutes to prosecute political favors based on providing access to government officials.
Two Schiff Hardin associates – third-year Kristen Viglione and first-year Kevin Whelan – were part of the team that obtained Eddie Bolden’s release from prison.