Jenner & Block

 

Professional Activities:

Awards

  • Best Lawyers in America - 2013-2018
    Commercial Litigation
    Litigation - Securities
  • Illinois Super Lawyers
    Securities Litigation - 2006-2017
    Top 10 Illinois Super Lawyers - 2015
    Top 100 Illinois Super Lawyers - 2007-2010, 2014-2017
  • Jenner & Block
    Associate Committee Mentorship Award - 2010
  • Leading Lawyers Network
    Class Action/Mass Tort Defense Law - 2005-2018
    Commercial Litigation - 2005-2018
    ADR Law: Commercial Litigation - 2005-2018
    Securities & Venture Finance Law - 2005-2018
  • Legal 500
    Dispute Resolution - Securities Litigation - Defense - 2016, 2017

Community

  • American Civil Liberties Union
    Board Member
  • Jewish Child and Family Services
    Board Member

Industry Organizations

  • American Arbitration Association
    Arbitrator
  • Board IQ, a Financial Times publication
    Advisory Board
  • Chicago Board Options Exchange
    Arbitrator
  • FINRA
    Arbitrator and Mediator
  • The Deal
    Advisory Panel
  • National Futures Association
    Arbitrator

Service To The Bar

  • American Bar Association
    Co-Chairman, Sub-Committee on Class Action and Derivative Suits
    Coordinating Editor, Section of Litigation, Survey of State Class Action Law (2002-2017 editions)
  • Chicago Bar Association
    General Counsel, 2013-present
    Member, Board of Managers, 2011-2013
    Chairman, Bench & Bar Committee, 2006-2007
    Chairman, Class Action Committee, 2005-2006
    Chairman, Financial & Investment Services Committee, 2007-2008
    Chairman, Securities Law Committee, 1997-1998
    Member, Judicial Evaluation Committee
  • Chicago Bar Foundation
    Member, Cy Pres Committee, 2005-present
  • Circuit Court of Cook County, Arbitrator
  • Practising Law Institute, Faculty Member