Ten Butler Rubin Partners Named As “2014 Illinois Super Lawyers”

Founding Partner James Rubin Named to Top 100 for a 5th Year

CHICAGO, January 13, 2014 – Butler Rubin founding partner James Rubin has been named to the list of the Top 100 Illinois Super Lawyers for a fifth year.  This marks his 10th consecutive year on the list of Illinois Super Lawyers.

Nine additional Butler Rubin attorneys have been named as 2014 Illinois Super Lawyers for excellence in their area of practice including:  Ira J. Belcove (Business Litigation), Albert E. Fowerbaugh, Jr. (Class Action); Michael R. Hassan (Business Litigation), James A. Morsch (Antitrust Litigation), Gerald G. Saltarelli (Business Litigation – 10 consecutive years on the list), Mark A. Schwartz (Business Litigation), Andrew D. Shapiro (“Rising Star” – Business Litigation), Teresa Snider (Business Litigation) and Michael Stick (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 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.