Recent Recognitions and Rankings

We pride ourselves on the exceptional legal service we provide our clients. The work we do frequently sets us apart from the competition, and we appreciate the recognition and awards bestowed on us by the legal profession, its organizations and publications. We view this external critique as objective confirmation of the excellence of our work and the people who drive it.  

  • 12 ranked practice groups and 26 recognized attorneys by Chambers & Partners USA and Chambers High Net Worth
  • Partners Lawrence Richman and Susan Goldenberg are ranked in the Private Wealth Law category of the 2021 edition of the Chambers High Net Worth guide
  • NGE Private Wealth Services group named Legal Team of the Year by the Family Wealth Report Awards
  • Neal Gerber Eisenberg Ranked Among Best Midsize Law Firms in Chicago by Vault
  • Four practices – Intellectual Property, Labor & Employment, M&A, Tax – and 15 attorneys recognized in the 2021 Edition of The Legal 500
  • 52 attorneys were selected for inclusion in the Best Lawyers in America 2022 edition
  • 24 practices recognized by U.S. News—Best Lawyers 2022 "Best Law Firms
  • Partners Lee Eulgen, Michael Kelber, and Antony McShane were recognized in the World Trademark Review 1000 (WTR 1000), and the Intellectual Property practice was awarded gold band status in the 2021 edition of the WTR 1000
  • Partners Patty Cain, Sue Goldenberg, Tonya Newman, Sonya Rosenberg, and Leah Schleicher were by Crain’s Chicago Business as among the 2020 Notable Women in Law
  • Partners Olivia Luk Bedi and Angela Elbert were selected by the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin and Chicago Lawyer as among the 50 honorees of their inaugural Salute! Women in Law Awards in 2020
  • Neal Gerber Eisenberg Named to the PILI 2021 Pro Bono Recognition Roster
  • Partner Holby Abern and NGE received Patent Pro Bono Achievement Certificates from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) for their work helping financially under-resourced inventors and small businesses secure patent protection
  • Juristat ranks NGE among the top-performing patent prosecution firms in two USPTO Technology Centers: 3rd in Tech Center 3700 (Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing and Products), and 15th in Tech Center 3600 (Transportation, Electronic Commerce, Construction, Agriculture, Licensing and Review)
  • Attorneys Jill Berkeley, Angela Elbert and Tonya Newman were selected among 100 Women Who Inspire Us at the American Bar Association 2019 Women in Litigation Conference
  • Attorneys Rudy Radasevich, Collette Woghiren, Eric Choi, Jonathan Quinn, and Michael Sher each received a 2019 Award for Excellence in Pro Bono Service
  • Partner Angela Elbert was named a Client Service All-Star by BTI Consulting Group, honoring attorneys who have mastered the art of client service
  • For each of the past eleven years, the publisher of the Chicago Lawyer and Chicago Daily Law Bulletin has named one of our rising stars among the “40 Illinois Attorneys Under Forty to Watch