Butler Rubin Recognized in Equality Illinois “Raising the Bar” Survey

CHICAGO, August 14, 2014 – The Chicago-based law firm Butler Rubin Saltarelli & Boyd LLP has been recognized among a group of forty-one Illinois law firms for “Raising the Bar” and leading the way in providing a safe and fair work environment for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) employees and engaging with the LGBT community.

Chief Judge Diane Wood of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit honored the firms at the Equality Illinois Raising the Bar Recognition Breakfast on Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Chicago.

With the information gathered from the 2014 Equality Illinois Law Firm Survey, Equality Illinois identified the law firms in Illinois that are leading the way to LGBT workplace equality and community engagement. The Equality Illinois Raising the Bar 2014 report goes into depth on the findings of the annual Equality Illinois Law Firm Survey and the common characteristics of the high-scoring firms that were recognized.  The report is available at http://www.equalityillinois.us/.

Formed in 1980, Chicago-based Butler Rubin has established itself as a well-known litigation boutique assisting clients nationally and internationally in complex business disputes, including antitrust litigation and competition law; class actions; defense of corporate directors and officers; reinsurance; insurance coverage; managed care litigation; insolvency; creditors’ rights; and products liability and mass tort matters.