Goldberg Kohn is pleased to announce that 14 firm attorneys have been included among the 2021 Best Lawyers in America honorees, including Richard Kohn who was named 2021's "Lawyer of the Year" in Banking & Finance Law. Two Goldberg Kohn attorneys have been named to the Ones to Watch list.
While the Best Lawyers list recognizes established attorneys within their field, the Ones to Watch list honors outstanding attorneys who have five to nine years of legal experience.
2021 LAWYER OF THE YEAR – Banking & Finance Law – CHICAGO, IL
Goldberg Kohn's Best Lawyers in America Honorees
Joel F. Brown – Banking & Finance Law
Denise B. Caplan – Corporate Law
Jeremy M. Downs – Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights, Insolvency & Reorganization Law
David L. Dranoff – Banking & Finance Law
Dimitri G. Karcazes – Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights, Insolvency & Reorganization Law
Randall L. Klein – Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights, Insolvency & Reorganization Law / Litigation, Bankruptcy
Jon E. Klinghoffer – Labor Law, Management / Trade Secrets Law
Richard M. Kohn – Banking & Finance Law / Equipment Finance Law
Adam M. Laser – Real Estate Law
David M. Mason – Banking & Finance Law
James B. Rosenbloom – Real Estate Law
Gary N. Ruben – Real Estate Law
Michael L. Sullivan – Litigation, Labor & Employment
Goldberg Kohn's Ones to Watch Honorees
Jenna A. Ward – Banking & Finance Law
Alexandria R.K. Filush – Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights, Insolvency & Reorganization Law
Best Lawyers is the oldest and most respected lawyer ranking service in the world. Lawyers named to The Best Lawyers in America publication were recognized by their peers in the legal industry for their professional excellence in 148 practice areas. For the 2021 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America, 9.4 million votes were analyzed, which resulted in the inclusion of more than 67,000 lawyers, or approximately 5% of practicing lawyers in the United States. More than 11,000 lawyers from 2,169 firms were selected for inclusion in the inaugural edition of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch. Congratulations to everyone for this recognition!
* This is the sixth time since 2009 that Richard Kohn has received this honor for either Banking & Finance Law or Equipment Finance Law.