We are pleased to announce three McKenna Storer partners were named to the 2017 Illinois Super Lawyers lists, an honor to which no more than 5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected:
We are proud to announce that Alexander Sweis was named to the 2017 list of Illinois “Rising Stars” by SuperLawyers.com for Personal Injury - General, Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice, and Business/Corporate law. Each year, the Rising Stars list recognizes no more than 2.5 percent of attorneys in each state. Alex is an associate on our litigation defense team at the firm with more than a dozen jury trials completed over the course of his career that began in 2009.
Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area. The result is a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys.
In addition, Gregory L. Cochran was again selected as a “2017 Leading Lawyer in Illinois” for his outstanding work in the asbestos litigation arena.
What began as a small law practice in 1954, McKenna Storer has now grown to become an award-winning law firm with a proven record of success that has continually strengthened its commitment to meeting the needs of each and every client whether big or small. The firm and its attorneys have amassed a formidable record of awards and recognition for the legal representation and services they provide to their clients, including:
- Ten attorneys with peer-reviewed ratings of AV-Preeminent through Martindale-Hubbell
- Listed with Best’s Client Recommended Insurance Attorneys for more than 50 years including 2017
- Many of its attorneys hold distinguished leadership positions in state and national bar associations and professional organizations