25 Jun News
Nationally Ranked Energy Attorney Christopher J. Townsend Joins Freeborn as Co-Leader of Environment and Energy Practice Group
Freeborn & Peters LLP is pleased to announce that Christopher J. Townsend has joined the firm’s Chicago office as a Partner and Co-Leader of Freeborn’s Environment and Energy Practice Group.
21 Jun Press
Chicago Daily Law Bulletin previews Freeborn’s July 11 Emerging Technologies Symposium in a news item published June 20, 2018.
18 Jun Insight
Client Alert: Supreme Court Limits Class Action Tolling, Reducing the Ability of Plaintiffs to File Successive Class Actions for the Same Claims
This Client Alert addresses the United States Supreme Court’s decision in China Agritech, Inc. v. Resh. China Agritech clarifies the doctrine known as class action tolling, under which the statute of limitations for individual claims of absent class members are tolled when a class action is filed until class certification is denied.
15 Jun News
Event to draw upon insights from firm’s newly formed Emerging Technologies Industry Team
31 May News
Freeborn & Peters LLP is pleased to announce that Shelly A. DeRousse, a Partner in the firm’s Chicago office and Co-Leader of Freeborn’s Bankruptcy and Financial Restructuring Practice Group, is one of six women in the nation to be named a finalist for the Chambers Women in Law Awards: USA 2018.
25 May Press
The legal trade magazine Vanguard profiles firm partner and longtime Freeborn general counsel Steven M. Hartmann.
24 May Insight
Client Alert: Opportunity Zones: A New Program Incentivizing Private Real Estate Investment in Designated Areas
Investors should be aware of new tax benefits of investing in certain geographical areas. This Client Alert, authored by Real Estate Practice Group member Chad Richman details three main benefits.
23 May Press
Sean Thomas Keely wrote the article “Read the fine print” included in the 2018 Legacy Supplement published by the UK-based Insurance Insider magazine.
17 May Insight
Client Alert: Federal Circuit Rules that Plaintiffs Bear Burden of Establishing Venue in Patent Infringement Litigation
This Client Alert, written by Partners Jeffrey J. Catalano and Marina N. Saito addresses the Federal Circuit’s opinion in In re ZTE , which...
03 May News
Freeborn & Peters LLP is pleased to announce that four practice areas and eleven Partners at the firm have been highly ranked or recognized in the 2018 edition of the prestigious Chambers USA legal industry guide.