James Keeling Among Rockford Chamber of Commerce’s “Twenty People You Should Know”

October 25, 2011

James W. Keeling, a Partner in the Rockford, Illinois, office of Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP, was among those honored by the Rockford Chamber of Commerce (Chamber) in its inaugural list of “Twenty People You Should Know.” Mr. Keeling and the other honorees were selected for their contributions to the civic, economic and cultural vitality of the Rockford area. The Chamber describes the honorees as “accomplished professionals who have mastered the pathway to success, yet still have the balance and commitment to effectively give back to their industry, colleagues and community.”

Mr. Keeling maintains a business law practice with emphasis on organizational and transactional matters including mergers and acquisitions and real estate. He also advises numerous individual and business clients in the areas of estate and financial planning and real estate development. In conjunction with both his business law and estate planning practices, Mr. Keeling also advises closely held businesses and family businesses on ownership relations and succession planning issues.

Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP is a U.S. based law firm with offices in 11 states and London. The firm's national reputation spans the insurance industry, the professional services sector—including representation of law firms and lawyers—and other highly regulated industries, such as banking and finance and the debt collection sector. Hinshaw also provides a series of closely coordinated litigation, business advisory and transactional services to clients of all sizes as well as governmental and public sector entities.