Illinois Attorneys Included on "Super Lawyer" and "Rising Star" Lists

January 1, 2012

BELLEVILLE, Ill., CHICAGO, LISLE, Ill., PEORIA, Ill., ROCKFORD, Ill., and Springfield, Ill. – Thirty-eight Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP attorneys in the firm's Illinois offices have been named to the Illinois Super Lawyers list by Illinois Super Lawyers 2012, placing them in the top 5% of all licensed attorneys in Illinois. They include:

Joel D. Bertocchi (Chicago)
Stephen R. Swofford (Chicago)
Joshua G. Vincent (Chicago)
William P. Hardy (Springfield)

Civil Litigation Defense
Kevin Joseph Burke (Chicago)
James M. Hofert (Chicago)

Business Litigation
Dan L. Boho (Chicago)
Daniel W. McGrath (Chicago)
Donald L. Mrozek (Chicago)

Class Action/Mass Torts
David M. Schultz (Chicago)

Construction Litigation
Kevin R. Sido (Chicago)

Lawrence R. Moelmann (Chicago)

Criminal Defense: White Collar
Daniel M. Purdom (Chicago)
L. Lee Smith (Peoria)
J. William Roberts (Springfield and Chicago)

Employee Benefits/ERISA
Lisa M. Burman (Chicago)
James Harbert (Chicago)

Employment & Labor
Tom H. Luetkemeyer (Chicago)

Estate Planning & Probate
James M. Lestikow (Springfield)

Health Care
Roy M. Bossen (Chicago)
Stephen T. Moore (Rockford)

Insurance Coverage
Thomas M. Hamilton, Jr. (Chicago)

Mergers & Acquisitions
John W. Dubbs, III (Chicago)
Timothy M. Sullivan (Chicago)

Personal Injury Defense: General
Renee J. Mortimer (Schererville and Chicago)

Personal Injury Defense: Medical Malpractice
Jeffrey R. Glass (Belleville)
Michael F. Henrick (Chicago)
Peter A. Walsh (Chicago)

Personal Injury Defense: Products
Craig T. Liljestrand (Chicago)

Professional Liability: Defense
Thomas P. McGarry (Chicago)
Laurie S. Randolph (Chicago)
Peter D. Sullivan (Chicago)

Real Estate
Stephen H. Malato (Chicago)
Dean E. Parker (Chicago)

Carlton D. Fisher (Chicago)

In addition, a number of the firm's Illinois associates were included on Illinois Super Lawyers 2012's Rising Stars list, placing them in the top 2.5% of all licensed attorneys in Illinois who are 40 years old or younger or who have been in practice 10 years or less. They include:

Kiimberly A. Jansen (Chicago)

Employee Benefits/ERISA
Anthony E. Antognoli (Chicago)

Employment & Labor
Aimee E. Delaney (Chicago)
Yvonne C. Ocrant (Chicago)

Estate Planning & Probate
Timothy J. Leake (Rockford)

Intellectual Property
Kourtney A. Mulcahy (Chicago)

Personal Injury Defense: Products
Jason C. Novak (Chicago)

Professional Liability: Defense
Thomas R. Mulroy III (Chicago)

Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP is a U.S. law firm with 450 attorneys located in 11 states and London. Founded in 1934, the firm has a national reputation for its insurance industry work, its representation of professionals and law firms, and its closely coordinated business advisory, transactional and litigation services. We serve clients ranging from emerging and middle-market businesses to Fortune 500 companies, as well as governmental and public sector clients.