Nine Butler Rubin Partners Named As “2013 Illinois Super Lawyers”

CHICAGO, January 4, 2013 – Nine Butler Rubin partners have been singled out for excellence in the list of 2013 Illinois Super Lawyers:  Ira J. Belcove (Business Litigation), Albert E. Fowerbaugh, Jr. (Class Action/Mass Torts); Michael R. Hassan (Business Litigation), James A. Morsch (Antitrust Litigation), James I. Rubin (Business Litigation), Gerald G. Saltarelli (Business Litigation), Mark A. Schwartz (Business Litigation), Andrew D. Shapiro (“Rising Star” – Business Litigation) and Teresa Snider (Business Litigation).

Super Lawyers 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 selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.

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