Jenner & Block

 

Awards

  • Chambers USA
    Media & Entertainment - 2006, 2007
  • Crain's Chicago Business
    "40 Under 40" - 2005
  • Decalogue Society of Lawyers
    Righteousness Award - 2015
  • Great Midwest Region BBYO
    BBG Alumna of the Year Award - 2012
  • Illinois Super Lawyers
    First Amendment/Media - 2005
    Business Litigation, 2006-2019
    First Amendment/Media/Advertising - 2008
  • Jewish United Fund / Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago
    Davis, Gidwitz & Glasser Award - 2005
  • Law Bulletin Publishing Company
    "40 Under 40 Illinois Attorneys to Watch" - 2002
  • Lawdragon Magazine
    500 "New Stars, New Worlds" - 2006
  • Leading Lawyers Network
    Top 100 Leading Women Lawyers in Illinois - 2010-2011
    Top 100 Leading Women Business Lawyers in Illinois - 2010-2011
    Advertising & Media Law, 2004-2019
    Arts, Entertainment & Sports Law, 2004-2019
    Civil Rights/Constitutional Law, 2004-2019
  • Legal 500
    Litigation: Trade Secrets - 2010, 2011, 2013
    Intellectual Property - 2007
    Trade Secrets - 2007, 2017
    Intellectual Property - Trade Secrets (Litigation and Non-Contentious Matters), 2018
  • Shalva
    Rodef Shalom Award - 2009

Community

  • Anti-Defamation League
    Regional Board Member, 2010-Present
  • BBYO, Inc.
    Inaugural Chair and Member, Chicago Area Friends & Alumni Network, 2008-Present
  • Brandeis University Alumni Admissions Council
    Member, 1990-Present
    Former Chair, Chicago Area
  • Brandeis University National Alumni Association
    Vice President, 2001-2004
    Club President, Chicago Area, 1998-2001
  • Crohn's and Colitis Foundation (Illinois Chapter)
    Major Gifts Committee, 2005-2007
    Co-Chair, Public Relations Subcommittee, 2006-2007
  • Economic Club of Chicago
    Member
  • EZRA Multi-Service Center
    Committee Chair, 2001-2003
    Committee Member, 1996-2006
  • Harvard Law Society of Illinois
    Board Member, 2016- present
  • Homewood-Flossmoor High School District #233
    Board of Education Member, 2014-present
  • Jewish Agency for Israel (JAFI)
    Chair, Budget and Finance Operational Units
    and Support Subcommittee, 2019-present
    Member, Board of Governors, 2013-2015
    Committee Member, 2012-2013; 2015-present
  • Jewish Community Centers of Chicago
    Member, Board of Directors, 1998-2003
  • Jewish United Fund / Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago
    • Board of Directors, Member, 2003-present
      Former Executive Committee Member
      Former Vice Chair
    • Community Foundation for Jewish Education Chair, 2014-2017
    • Israel and Overseas Commission
      Chair, 2011-2014
      Member, 2011-present
      Kyiv Kehillah Committee Chair, 2008-2010
    • Lawyers'  Division
      Various Positions, 1990-present
      Secretary, 2006-2007
    • Leadership Development Advisory Committee
      Member, 2007-present
    • Leadership Development Committee
      Chair, 2005-2007
      Committee Member, 1995-2003
    • Trades, Industries and Professions
      Chair, 2006-2008
  • Leadership Greater Chicago
    Member of the Board, 2007-2016
    Fellow, 2006-2007
  • Temple Anshe Sholom
    Vice President, Board of Trustees, 2001-2007
  • United Jewish Communities National Young Leadership Cabinet
    Member, and various portfolio holder, 1997-2003
  • Wexner Heritage Foundation, Graduate

Service To The Bar

  • American Bar Association
  • American Bar Foundation
    Fellow
  • Chicago Regional Representative, Women in Communications Law
  • American Bar Association - Communications Law Forum
  • American Bar Association - Section of Intellectual Property
  • American Bar Association - Section of Litigation
  • American Bar Association - Section of Media Law
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association - Civil Practice Division
  • Illinois State Bar Association - Intellectual Property Division
  • Intellectual Property Law Association of Chicago