Freeborn & Peters Attorneys Named Illinois Super Lawyers and Rising Stars for 2009

Freeborn & Peters LLP is pleased to announce that more than a dozen of its attorneys have been named “Illinois Super Lawyers” and “Rising Stars” for 2009, in a survey conducted by Law & Politics magazine.  

Law & Politics surveyed more than 47,000 Illinois lawyers, representing 70 practice areas, to create a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of outstanding attorneys that can be used as a resource to assist attorneys and consumers in the search for legal counsel.  Attorneys from firms of all sizes were considered, as well as those in private practice, prosecutors, in-house counsel and public service lawyers.  


Illinois Super Lawyers
Roger H. Bickel
Mitchell A. Carrel
Joseph L. Fogel
Michael D. Freeborn
Andrew L. Goldstein
James S. Gray
David C. Gustman
Michael J. Kelly
Kenneth Kneubuhler
Peter I. Mason
R Delacy Peters, Jr.
Daniel J. Voelker
Richard A. Wendy
Eugene F. Zelek, Jr. 

The “Rising Stars” category recognizes lawyers that are under the age of 40, or those who have been in practice for 10 years or fewer.  While up to five percent of lawyers in the state are named as “Super Lawyers,” no more than 2.5 percent are named to the “Rising Stars” list. 

Rising Stars
Kellye L. Fabian
Jacob D. Koering 

The complete list of “Illinois Super Lawyers” and “Rising Stars” can be found here