- Chambers USA, Band 1 – Labor & Employment: Employee Benefits & Compensation, Illinois (2015)
- Chambers USA, Band 3 – Healthcare, Illinois (2015)
- Chambers USA, Band 3 – Technology & Outsourcing, Illinois (2015)
- Equality Illinois, Top Illinois Law Firm for LGBT Equality (2015)
Some recent community efforts include:
Investing In Justice
The office regularly participates in the Chicago Bar Foundation’s annual Investing in Justice Campaign, which raises money for grants to legal aid nonprofits, to ensure that people in the community who are most in need have access to critical legal assistance. Every lawyer in the Chicago office contributed to the 2015 campaign, which raised $16,035 and was matched by the firm.
Working In The Schools
Working In The Schools (WITS) is a nonprofit organization that promotes literacy by connecting Chicago Public Schools students with volunteers for stories and activities. WITS brings the students to the Chicago office and pairs them with an individual mentor who reads with the student and assists them with their homework. In 2015, the Chicago office had 13 fourth and fifth-grade students participate, along with 26 full-time volunteers.
Off the Street Club
The Chicago office holds a jeans day every Friday, where participants donate $5, which is distributed to the charities of the year. In 2015, the office supported several charities including the Off The Street Club, Chicago’s oldest boys and girls club, which currently serves more than 3,000 kids living in dangerous neighborhoods. The club offers several afterschool programs, tutoring and mentorship opportunities for all the kids that pass through its doors.