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Freeborn Expands New York Office with Five New Partners

Freeborn announces a major expansion of its New York City office with the additions of Jon Schuyler Brooks, Kathryn T. Lundy, David A. Pellegrino, Jeremy D. Richardson, and Marc B. Zimmerman.

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Matthew J. O’Hara Writes About Non-client Lawsuits Against Law Firms Over Lawyers’ Speech

Matthew J. O’Hara wrote the analysis article “How To Ward Off Nonclient Suits Over Lawyers' Speech,” published Dec. 9, 2019, by Law360.

Kathryn T. Lundy Comments for SHRM.org Story About Workplace Impact of ERA

Kathryn T. Lundy was interviewed by SHRM.org for a story about the impact in the workplace if the Equal Rights Amendment is ratified, with Virginia poised to become the 38th state to ratify the amendment.

Freeborn Attorney Bianca Ciarroni Appointed Co-Chair of Chicago/Midwest TMA Network of Women

Freeborn & Peters LLP is pleased to announce that Bianca E. Ciarroni, an associate in the firm’s Chicago office, has been appointed co-chair of the Chicago/Midwest chapter of the Turnaround Management Association (TMA) Network of Women (NOW), beginning in January 2020.

Shelly DeRousse Featured Among 2019 Women, Influence & Power in Law Awards Winners

Shelly A. DeRousse, Co-Leader of Freeborn’s Bankruptcy and Financial Restructuring Practice Group, is among the winners of the 2019 Women, Influence & Power in Law (WIPL) Awards presented by Corporate Counsel and InsideCounsel magazines.

Sarah Anderson Joins Freeborn’s Tampa Office as Litigation Associate with Insurance and Reinsurance Industry Team

Freeborn & Peters LLP is pleased to announce that Sarah M. Anderson has joined the firm’s Tampa office as an associate in the Litigation Practice Group and as a member of the Insurance and Reinsurance Industry Team.

Shira Isenberg Quoted in Legal Intelligencer about Appeals Court Victory for Freeborn Client Trizec

Shira R. Isenberg is quoted in the article “Appeals Court Revives Fraudulent Transfer Action Against Schnader,” published Nov. 14, 2019, by the Legal Intelligencer.

Freeborn Attorney Martin Syvertsen Appointed to CBA’s Judicial Evaluation Committee

Freeborn & Peters LLP is pleased to announce that Martin Syvertsen, an associate in the firm’s Chicago office, has been appointed to the Judicial Evaluation Committee (JEC) of the Chicago Bar Association (CBA).

Hannah Vanderlaan Joins Freeborn’s Chicago Office as Litigation Associate

Freeborn & Peters LLP is pleased to announce that Hannah D. Vanderlaan has joined the firm’s Chicago office as an associate in the Litigation and Environment and Energy Law practice groups.

Zimmerman Writes About How to Avoid Legal Issues with Fashion Industry Employee Dress Codes

Marc B. Zimmerman wrote the article “Dress Code Red: That Policy May Need a Makeover,” published Nov. 7, 2019, by Women’s Wear Daily magazine

Freeborn Highly Ranked By 2020 U.S. News – Best Lawyers ‘Best Law Firms’

Freeborn & Peters LLP is pleased to announce that the 2020 edition of the U.S. News – Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms" guide has ranked the firm nationally in seven practice areas, and awarded high rankings for multiple firm practice areas in Chicago; Richmond, Va.; and Tampa, Fla.

Law360 Covers Freeborn Victory in Insurance Non-Compete Contracts Case

A Superior Court of Pennsylvania appellate panel on Oct. 25 ruled in favor of Freeborn’s clients Edgewood Partners Insurance Center (EPIC) and eight former Wells Fargo Insurance employees, in the case Wells Fargo Insurance Services USA Inc. v. Edgewood Partners Insurance Center et al.

Freeborn Expands New York Office with Five New Partners

Freeborn announces a major expansion of its New York City office with the additions of Jon Schuyler Brooks, Kathryn T. Lundy, David A. Pellegrino, Jeremy D. Richardson, and Marc B. Zimmerman.