The annual release of Illinois Super Lawyers included two dozen Arnstein & Lehr attorneys. The list of attorneys honored for 2013 included 24 partners from Arnstein & Lehr’s Chicago office. They are: William J. Anaya, George P. Apostolides, Bruce H. Balonick, Roy L. Bernstein, Barry A. Chatz, Mark E. Enright, Michael L. Gesas, Kathleen M. Gilligan, Allan Goldberg, David A. Golin, Joel M. Hurwitz, Norman P. Jeddeloh, Barry R. Katz, Arthur L. Klein, Samuel H. Levine, Robert E. McKenzie, Ronald D. Menaker, Hal R. Morris, Howard J. Swibel, Michael R. Turoff, Mary Cannon Veed, David S. Waxman, Justin L. Weisberg and Raymond J. Werner.
In addition, five Chicago attorneys were recently recognized as Rising Stars by the publication. They are Toby Eveland, Adam S. Fayne, Laura Lau Marinelli, Robert A. McKenzie, and Sharilee Smentek. Rising Stars are recognized as the top up-and-coming attorneys in the state — those who are 40 years old or younger, or who have been practicing for 10 years or less.
Super Lawyers is a listing of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. It is published as a special supplement in leading newspapers and city and regional magazines across the country. Super Lawyers Magazine, featuring articles about attorneys named to the Super Lawyers list, is distributed to all attorneys in the state or region, the lead corporate counsel of Russell 3000 companies and the ABA-approved law school libraries.