Freeborn & Peters LLP welcomes Amanda C. Andrews, Jerome R. Crabtree, and Robert A. Sikorski to the firm’s Chicago office as attorneys in the Corporate Practice Group, with Amanda and Jerome also joining the firm’s Trust and Estates team.
Schiff Hardin LLP announced today the continued expansion of its Private Clients, Trusts and Estates Practice Group in New York and Chicago. Kevin Matz joins as a partner in New York, bringing nearly 20 years of experience in international and domestic trust and estate planning, and Kiran Uppal joins as counsel in Chicago.
Am Law 100 firm Polsinelli welcomes well-known Chicago real estate attorney Kimberlie Pearlman as shareholder in the firm’s Chicago office. Pearlman joins the firm’s rapidly-growing national Real Estate Practice, bringing tangible general counsel and development experience, including over a decade as real estate associate and partner with DLA Piper.
Mevorah & Giglio Law Offices has announced that it is opening a new law office in St. Charles, Illinois. The new office is located at 555 S Randall Rd., Suite #101, just north of Delnor Hospital and near the Kane County Fairgrounds. It is conveniently located close to the Kane County Judicial Center.
Attorney Tricia Goostree is pleased to announce that Attorney Alyssa D. Smith has joined Goostree Law Group, P.C. as an associate attorney. With Alyssa’s dedication to helping families during some of the most difficult times of their lives, she will provide valuable help for the firm’s clients as they address concerns related to family law.
E. Lynn Grayson, a partner with the boutique environmental law firm Nijman·Franzetti LLP, will start her term as the 2021-2022 president of the Chicago Bar Association at its 148th annual meeting. The event begins at noon on June 24, 2021.
The ISBA honored the recipients of the Board of Governors Award this week. The award recognizes attorneys for exemplary service to the profession or the ISBA and nonlawyers for especially meritorious deeds or service that significantly advance the administration of justice or the goals of the profession or the ISBA. Additionally, Stephen Komie received the Presidential Citation.
Bernard R. Winter, 90, long time resident of Lake County, who dedicated much of his life to legal and civic organizations, died peacefully at his home on June 9, 2021. He was born on June 26, 1930 in River Grove, Illinois.