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SFGH Attorneys Named 2016 Illinois Super Lawyers

Sugar Felsenthal Grais & Hammer LLP is pleased to announce that the following attorneys of the firm were recognized by Illinois Super Lawyers for 2016:

  • Douglas J. Antonio
  • Jonathan P. Friedland
  • Howard M. Helsinger
  • Christopher J. Horvay
  • Matthew B. Schiff
  • Richard A. Sugar
  • Elizabeth B. Vandesteeg

Rising Stars (attorneys who are under 40 or have practiced for less than 10 years)

  • Michael A. Brandess
  • Grant R. Hendricks
  • Jack R. O’Connor
  • Julie S. Pleshivoy

Super Lawyers is an attorney rating service whose selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. According to the organization, only the top 5 percent of all attorneys in Illinois are selected as Super Lawyers and no more than 2.5 percent are named Rising Stars.