Jenner & Block

Valukas and Feldman Recognized Among Top Lawyers in Illinois by Leading Lawyers Magazine

In the recently published Leading Lawyers Network Magazine-Consumer Edition, Jenner & Block Partner Anton R. Valukas was ranked among the “Top Ten Leading Lawyers in Illinois in All Areas of Law.”  Partner James H. Feldman was ranked among the “Top Ten Leading Family Lawyers in Illinois” and the “Top 100 Leading Consumer Lawyers in Illinois.”  The listings, which are based on surveys of the attorneys’ professional peers, are featured in the October 2011 Leading Lawyers Network Magazine-Consumer Edition

Mr. Valukas is the Chairman of Jenner & Block and is a partner in the Firm’s Litigation Department.  A former United States Attorney, Mr. Valukas focuses on major civil and white collar criminal litigation, representing individuals and leading corporations in contested proceedings throughout the nation. He serves as a member of the Judicial Conference Advisory Committee on Civil Rules.  In early 2009, Mr. Valukas was appointed as the Examiner in Lehman Brothers Holdings bankruptcy, reputed to be the largest such case in U.S. history.  He is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers and is frequently recognized by Best Lawyers in America, Chambers, Leading Lawyers, Who’s Who Legal and Super Lawyers.

Mr. Feldman is a partner in Jenner & Block’s Litigation Department and is Chair of the Firm’s Family Law Practice. Mr. Feldman has successfully represented numerous high profile and high net-worth individuals, including senior business executives, leading professionals, and other prominent community leaders, or their spouses, in diverse family disputes.  Mr. Feldman has been listed in all editions of The Best Lawyers in America since its first publication in 1983 and has been consistently recognized by the Leading Lawyers Network and by Super Lawyers as a “Top Illinois Family Law Attorney.”  In addition, Mr. Feldman is a Fellow of the Collaborative Law Institute of Illinois and serves as Chair the board of directors for The Family Institute at Northwestern University.