Jenner & Block

 

Awards

  • Best Lawyers in America, 2014-2019
    Environmental Law
  • Chambers USA
    Environment: Mainly Transactional (Illinois), 2006-2019
  • Chicago Appleseed Fund for Justice
    Commitment to Justice and Community Service Award, 2006
  • Crain's Who's Who in Chicago Business, 2002-2008
  • Harvard Law School Society of Illinois
    Role Model Award, 2010
  • Illinois Super Lawyers
    Environmental/Land Use, 2005-2008
    Environmental Law, 2009-2020
  • Jenner & Block Robert L. Graham Mentor Award, 2017
  • Leading Lawyers Network
    Leading Business Lawyer, 2004, 2007
    Environmental Law, 2004-2019
    Top 100 Real Estate-related Lawyers in Illinois, 2009
    Top 10 Leading Environmental Lawyers in Illinois, 2015-2017
  • League of Women Voters
    Citizen of Action Award, 2008
  • Legal 500
    Illinois: Transactions and Finance, 2008
    Real Estate and Construction: Illinois, 2009
  • Who's Who Legal Illinois
    Environment, 2007-2010

Teaching

  • Loyola University Chicago School of Law
    Adjunct Professor of Environmental Law, 1973-1978
  • Northwestern University School of Law
    Adjunct Professor of Environmental Law, 1990-2000, 2005, 2014-2019

Service To The Bar

  • Environmental Law Institute
    Member, Board of Directors, 2006-2011
  • Illinois Supreme Court Committee on Civil Pattern Jury Instructions
    Associate Member and Member, 1981-1996
  • Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law
    Trustee, 2005-2018
  • Fund for Justice
    Chairperson, 1987
    Member, Board of Governors, 1979-1986 and 1988-2000
  • American Bar Association - Commission on the Renaissance of Idealism in the Legal Profession
    Member, 2005-2006
  • American Law Institute, 1995-2018
  • Chicago Appleseed Fund For Justice
    Board Member, 2000-2014
  • Chicago Council of Lawyers
    President, 1979-1981
    Member, Board of Directors, 1977-1979 and 1982-1985

Service to the Community

  • Environmental Law and Policy Center
    Chair, Board of Directors, 1998-2003
    Co-Founder and Board Member, 1993-2019
    Recipient of Founders Award, 2013
  • Chicago Institute for Psychoanalysis
    Chair, 2016-present
  • Illinois Chess Association
    Board Member, 2017-2018