Freeborn recently announced the election of Joseph L. Fogel as the firm's new Co-Managing Partner, effective Jan. 16. Mr. Fogel serves in the role alongside Co-Managing Partner William E. Russell, who together are responsible for development and execution of the firm’s overall growth strategy and its various industry initiatives. Mr. Fogel also continues serving as Co-Leader of the firm’s Complex Litigation Group. In a recent interview with the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin (CDLB), Mr. Fogel addressed his and Mr. Russell’s plans to work with Freeborn’s executive committee to continue to foster the firm’s growth, including expanding the transactional and corporate real estate practices in the firm’s relatively new Tampa, Fla., and New York City offices, and expanding the corporate litigation practice in Freeborn’s Richmond, Va., office. To read the CDLB article, click here (subscription required). Other news coverage is available here, here, here, here and here.