Jenner & Block Partner Jeffrey D. Colman was the featured speaker at a new lawyer admission ceremony presided over by Illinois Supreme Court Justice Thomas L. Kilbride. Mr. Colman spoke about some principles and guideposts which may help young lawyers be happy and proud in the practice of law. In attendance were 27 new lawyers, almost 20 judges, and close to 200 guests. The ceremony was held on November 5, 2015, at Kankakee Community College.
Mr. Colman is a litigator and co-chair of the Professional Responsibility Practice. A Fellow of the prestigious American College of Trial Lawyers, Mr. Colman has focused his 42-year career on complex civil and criminal litigation at both the trial and appellate levels.