CHICAGO, February 3, 2017 — Super Lawyers has named 13 attorneys at Cozen O’Connor to its 2017 lists of top practitioners in Illinois. Eleven were recognized as Super Lawyers and two were named "Rising Stars," a list that recognizes attorneys under the age of 40.
In addition, Joe Tilson was again named one of the “Top 100” Illinois Super Lawyers, for the sixth straight year.
The Cozen O’Connor attorneys who have been recognized by their peers in Illinois as Super Lawyers include:
Brian Bulger (Employment & Labor), Jack Carriglio (Business Litigation), Janet Davis (Insurance Coverage), Richard Devine (Criminal Defense: White Collar), Christopher Kentra (Business Litigation), Philip King (Insurance Coverage), Steven Pearson (Insurance Coverage), Mark Rabinowitz (General Litigation), Tilson (Employment & Labor), Julie Trester (Employment & Labor), and Anna Wermuth (Employment & Labor).
This year's Illinois Rising Stars list includes Jeffrey Greenspan (Business Litigation) and Jonathan Walton (Insurance Coverage).
Super Lawyers represents the top 5 percent of all practicing lawyers in each state. The publishers of Super Lawyers identify preeminent attorneys based on surveys and interviews with thousands of attorneys, plus consideration of civic service and pro bono activities. The Rising Star list includes just 2.5 percent of each state's "up and coming" young attorneys.
About Cozen O’Connor
Established in 1970 and ranked among the top 100 law firms in America, Cozen O’Connor has more than 700 attorneys who help clients manage risk and make better business decisions. The firm counsels clients on their most sophisticated legal matters in all areas of the law, including litigation, corporate and regulatory law. Representing a broad array of leading global corporations and middle market companies, Cozen O’Connor services its clients’ needs through 26 offices across two continents.