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.  

Legal Rankings


Best Lawyers & Best Law Firms

World Trademark Review 1000

  • Partners Ian Block, Lee Eulgen, Michael Kelber, Thomas McDonough 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 2023 edition of the WTR 1000.
  • Intellectual Property partner and co-chair Michael Kelber was named to the group of World Trademark Review Global Leaders in 2020, 2021, and 2022.

The Legal 500

  • Four practices – Intellectual Property, Labor & Employment, M&A, Tax – and 23 attorneys are recognized in the 2023 Edition of The Legal 500.

Industry Publications

Crain's Chicago Business

Chicago Daily Law Bulletin

  • For each of the past 13 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.” Our most recent winner is Alex Dominguez.
  • 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.

Pro Bono & Community Recognition

Other Recognition