(CHICAGO) Katten announced today that 33 of the firm's attorneys were included in this year's Illinois Super Lawyers list and seven attorneys were named to this year's Illinois Rising Stars list.
No more than 5 percent of the lawyers in Illinois are selected by Super Lawyers.

Katten attorneys named to the 2022 Illinois Super Lawyers list were Chicago managing partner Gil M. Soffer; chief deputy general counsel Dawn M. Canty; partners Kristin J. Achterhof, Matthew S. Brown, David P. Cohen, Michael J. Diver, David R. Dlugie, D. Louis Glaser, Julie L. Gottshall, Lewis Greenbaum, Ben Griffith, Charles Harris, Michael O. Hartz, Kenneth M. Jacobson, Alvin Katz, Tye J. Klooster, David Luger, Seth R. Madorsky, Floyd A. Mandell, Laura Keidan Martin, Timothy J. Patenode, Jeffrey R. Patt, Gregory P. L. Pierce, Nancy J. Rich, Alyse A. Sagalchik, Ross O. Silverman, Mark C. Simon, Brian Sodikoff, Jeffrey A. Wakolbinger, Mark D. Wood and Sheldon T. Zenner; senior counsel Walter S. Weinberg; and senior counsel and pro bono counsel Janet Goelz Hoffman.

Chosen for the 2022 Illinois Rising Stars list were partners Elliott Bacon, Michael F. Frantz, Michael Melzer; and associates Lari Dierks, Matthew M. Holub and Julia L. Mazur.

Super Lawyers, part of Thomson Reuters, 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.