Ulmer & Berne LLP is pleased to announce that five attorneys from its Chicago office have been selected to the 2019 list of Illinois Super Lawyers. The list features the top attorneys in the state, chosen for their demonstrated excellence in the practice of law. Of those named from Ulmer, two were selected to the “Rising Stars” list, a designation reserved for the industry’s best lawyers either 40 years old or under, or in practice for 10 years or less.
- Kenneth F. Berg, Securities Litigation
- Thomas M. Williams, Intellectual Property
- Alan M. Wolper, Securities Litigation
“We strive to help our clients solve their most critical challenges, so the recognition we receive for these efforts is an added bonus,” said Scott P. Kadish, Managing Partner. “We’re honored to have Ulmer attorneys recognized by Illinois Super Lawyers. Ken, Tom, and Alan are incredible attorneys worthy of the Super Lawyer designation, and we are proud to have Blaine and Chris recognized as Rising Stars.”
Each year, no more than 5 percent of lawyers in the state are selected to receive the Super Lawyers honor, and no more than 2.5 percent are selected to receive the Rising Stars honor.
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.