Chicago – Sidley Austin LLP is pleased to announce that it has elected 16 lawyers to its partnership effective Jan. 1, 2017.
“We are very proud to welcome this incredibly talented group of individuals to the partnership,” said Carter Phillips, chair of the firm’s Executive Committee. “These young lawyers represent the future of our firm and personify our strong commitment to excellent client service and integrity. They are great colleagues and we look forward to their continued contributions as they embark on this exciting next chapter in their career.”
The following is a list of Sidley’s new partners by office and primary area of practice:
Christopher R. Hale, M&A
Anna J. Remis, Technology & IP Transactions
John M. Skakun III, Securities and Shareholder Litigation
Nilofer Umar, Securities and Shareholder Litigation
Aaron J. Rigby, M&A
Tim Chandler, Energy
Andrew Fox, Complex Commercial Litigation (Disputes Resolution)
Alexis Miller Buese, Complex Commercial Litigation
Christopher M. Egleson, Complex Commercial Litigation
Daniel Altman, Tax
Joseph R. Gottlieb, Insurance
James Heyworth, Securities and Shareholder Litigation
Jesse C. Kean, Investment Funds, Advisers and Derivatives
Marissa Alter-Nelson, Complex Commercial Litigation
Michael E. Borden, Government Strategies
Erika L. Maley, Complex Commercial Litigation
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