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Neal Gerber Eisenberg Partner Collette Woghiren Recognized Among "40 Under Forty 2023 - Illinois Attorneys to Watch"

Neal Gerber Eisenberg is pleased to announce that Litigation partner Collette A. Woghiren has been named one of the “40 Under Forty 2023 - Illinois Attorneys to Watch” by the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin.

This honor recognizes those attorneys who demonstrate excellence in the legal profession and are viewed as the next generation of leaders and trailblazers by fellow attorneys. Individuals are selected based on peer nominations.

Collette represents clients in complex civil litigation matters impacting their businesses nationwide, including breach of contract, tort defense, business torts and products liability. She has served as co-first chair before state and federal courts and represents clients in all phases of litigation from inception through appeal. Collette has been a member of several successful trial teams, including a month-long state court civil trial. She has argued and won countless dispositive issues in state and federal courts, including securing dismissals in favor of her clients during the early stages of litigation as well as winning dispositive motions in advance of trial. In addition, she has counseled clients on a variety of areas across a range of jurisdictions and industries. Collette also has experience working with expert witnesses in many substantive areas, including health care quality economics and products liability. 

“Collette is an outstanding trial lawyer and legal advisor held in high regard by her peers, clients, and me. Clients comment on her zeal, passion and her ability to advance strategic goals while minimizing business risk with tact,” said Bobby Gerber, NGE Managing Partner. “Collette’s genuine commitment to the pursuit of justice is evident in her extensive pro bono work that has had a significant impact in the community.”

Neal Gerber Eisenberg is dedicated to nurturing an environment that allows our attorneys to excel. We take pride in Collette's dedication to both the legal field and the community, and we are delighted that the Law Bulletin Publishing Company has once more selected one of our team members for the "40 Under Forty - Illinois Attorneys to Watch" honor, marking the 14th consecutive year.