Jenner & Block

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2006

  • The American Lawyer
    American Lawyer: Jenner & Block's Litigation Department One of the Nation's Best
    Jenner & Block Named to American Lawyer A-List for Third Time 
     
  • The Best Lawyers in America
    Best Lawyers in America Includes 22 Jenner & Block Partners
     
  • BTI Consulting Group
    Jenner & Block named to “Power Elite” list of 21 law firms with “strongest client relationships” and “high client satisfaction.”
     
  • Burton Awards for Legal Achievement
    Best Law Firm Newsletter Award to Jenner & Block for The Heart of the Matter – Pro Bono and Community Service News, Winter 2005 issue

    Burton Award in Legal Writing to Brian I. Swett and Associate Peter A. Siddiqui for "Distressed Asset Sales to Insiders: What's the Problem?" published in 2006 in ABI Journal
     
  • Chicago Appleseed Fund for Justice
    Award to Robert L. Graham for his commitment to social justice and community service
     
  • Chicago Bar Association-Alliance for Women
    Alta May Hulett Award to Lisa T. Scruggs
     
  • Chicago Lawyer
    Reginald J. Hill in "10 Taking Off After 30"
     
  • DC Circuit Judicial Conference Standing Committee on Pro Bono Legal Services
    Jenner & Block’s Commitment to Pro Bono Honored by DC Judges
  • DePaul University Black Law Students Association
    Progressives in the Professions Award to Barry Sullivan
     
  • Human Rights Campaign
    2006 Corporate Equality Index - 100% Rating
     
  • Law Bulletin Publishing Company: 40 Illinois Attorneys Under 40 to Watch
    Eric A. Sacks
     
  • Lawyers Weekly USA
    CPH Award Named “Top Jury Verdict” by Lawyers Weekly
     
  • Pro Bono Institute
    John H. Pickering Award
     
  • Super Lawyers
    Illinois Super Lawyers Includes 73 Jenner & Block Attorneys
     
  • Washington SmartCEO
    Les Lepow recognized as one of Washington's "Legal Elite"

2005

  • ALM Law Technology News
    Champion of Technology to Brent E. Kidwell
  • American Bar Association
    John Minor Wisdom Award to Jerold S. Solovy
  • American Jewish Committee
    Judge Learned Hand Human Relations Award to Anton R. Valukas
     
  • The Best Lawyers in America
    Best Lawyers in America’ Includes Eleven Jenner & Block Partners
  • Burton Awards for Legal Achievement
    Burton Award in Legal Writing to Adam Petravicius, for “Top 10 Mistakes in License Agreements,” published in 2004 in The Licensing Journal
  • Crain's Chicago Business
    Berman Named One of Chicago’s “40 Under 40” by Crain’s
     
  • District of Columbia Bar
    Pro Bono Law Firm of the Year Award
     
  • Human Rights Campaign
    2005 Corporate Equality Index - 100% Rating
     
  • Illinois Department on Aging
    Governors Award for Unique Achievement to Carla J. Rozycki and Jenner & Block
     
  • Lake Michigan Federation
    Great Lakes Stewardship Award for "Advocate of the Year"
     
  • Law Bulletin Publishing Company: 40 Illinois Attorneys Under 40 to Watch
    John F. Cox 
     
  • Law Technology News
    Champion of Technology Award to Brent E. Kidwell
     
  • Lawyers' Committee for Better Housing
    Founders' Award to Patricia A. Bronte, Outstanding Friend of LCBH Award to Jenner & Block
     
  • Legal Assistance Foundation of Metropolitan Chicago
    Lifetime Achievement Award to Thomas P. Sullivan
  • M & A AdvisorJenner & Block Receives M & A Advisor’s Deal of the Year Award for Role in Archibald Sale
     
  • National Association of Sentencing Advocates (NASA)
    Firm Receives Pro Bono Award from National Association of Sentencing Advocates
     
  • National Association of Women Lawyers
    Service Award to Lorelie S. Masters
     
  • National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty
    Outstanding Legal Service Award to Jenner & Block
     
  • Northwestern University's Bluhm Legal Clinic
    Appellate Award to Robert R. Stauffer and David E. Walters for their work on A.M. v. Butler
     
  • Public Interest Law Initiative (PILI)
    2005 Pro Bono Initiative Honor Roll
     
  • Super Lawyers
     Jenner & Block Tops the Inaugural List of Illinois Super Lawyers
  • Turnaround Management Association (TMA), Chicago Chapter
    Archibald Turnaround is Chicago TMA's Transaction of the Year
  • United Way of Metropolitan Chicago
    Growth & Innovation Award to Elmer W. Johnson

2004

  • American Lung Association of Metropolitan Chicago (now known as the Respiratory Health Association of Metropolitan Chicago)
    Corporate Service Award
     
  • American Inns of Court
    Professionalism Award to Jerold S. Solovy
     
  • American Judicature Society
    Justice Award to Thomas P. Sullivan
     
  • The Best Lawyers in America
    Seven Jenner & Block Partners Named to "Best Lawyers in America"
     
  • BTI Consulting Group
    Client Service “All Star” to Daniel R. Murray
     
  • Chicago Bar Association
    Mentor/Tutor Program of the Year Award to Jenner & Block
     
  • Chicago Lawyer Person of the Year to Thomas P. Sullivan
  • The Decalogue Society of Lawyers
    Lifetime Achievement Award to Jerold S. Solovy
     
  • Diversity & the Bar
    “Women Litigators On The Rise”- Linda L. Listrom and Barbara S. Steiner
     
  • Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago
    Richard N. Rovner Award to Anton R. Valukas
     
  • Horizons Community Services/Center on Halsted
    Human First Award
     
  • Illinois Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty
    Cunningham-Carey Award to Terri L. Mascherin
     
  • Illinois State Bar Association
    John C. McAndrews Pro Bono Award
     
  • Legal Times
    “Leading Government Contracts Lawyer” - David A. Churchill

    “Leading Appellate Attorneys” - Paul M. Smith
     
  • The Lesbian and Gay Bar Association of Chicago (LAGBAC)
    Legal Service Award
     
  • Loyola University Chicago School of Law
    Damen Award to Thomas P. Sullivan
     
  • National Legal Aid and Defender Association
    Arthur von Briesen Award to Donald B. Verrilli Jr.

2003

  • American Bar Association
    John Minor Wisdom Award to Thomas P. Sullivan
  • The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
    President's Prize to Lawrence S. Schaner
  • Global Securities Information, Inc.
    Growing Corporate Practice Rates in Top 20 GSI 2003 Legal Counsel Rankings
  • Human Rights Campaign
    Equality Award to Paul M. Smith
  • Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund
    Bon Foster Memorial Civil Rights Award
  • Lawyers' Committee for Better Housing
    AOD Volunteer of the Year Award to Chad J. Layton
  • Minority Corporate Counsel Association (MCCA)
    Rainbowmaker Award to David W. DeBruin and Deanne E. Maynard

2002

  • Chicago Bar Association-Alliance for Women
    Alta May Hulett Award to E. Lynn Grayson
  • National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty
    Outstanding Legal Service Award to Terri L. Mascherin

2001

  • The Best Lawyers in America
    Six Jenner & Block Partners Listed in Best Lawyers in America
  • Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund (MALDEF)
    Legal Services Award

Other Notable Awards

  • American Bar Association
    Pro Bono Publico Award
  • Constitutional Rights Foundation
    Bill of Rights In Action Award to Thomas P. Sullivan
  • Illinois State Bar Association
    Business-Education Partnership Award
  • Midwest Immigrant & Human Rights Center
    The Ann Dee Harper Memorial Award
  • The National Law Journal
    Pro Bono Award' for remarkable representation of clients in capital punishment cases
  • Washington Council of Lawyers
    Law Firm of The Year Award
  • Washington Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights and Urban Affairs
    Outstanding Achievement Award

At A Glance

Year Founded

  • 1914

Headquarters

  • 353 N. Clark Street
  • Chicago, IL 60654-3456

Phone

  • 312 222-9350

Fax

  • 312 527-0484

Media Inquiries

Firm Managing Partner

Executive Director/
Chief Operating Officer

Chief Talent Officer

Chief Marketing Officer

Chief Information Security Officer

Chief Human Resources Officer

Chief Financial Officer

Chief Information Officer