Hahn Loeser & Parks LLP is pleased to announce that partners Joel T. Cooper, Steven E. Feldman, and Sherry L. Rollo have been selected for inclusion in the 2022 Illinois Super Lawyers® list. In addition, partners Jessica B. Beringer and Gillian G. Lindsay have been selected for inclusion in the 2022 Illinois Rising Stars® list.
Cooper is included in the Super Lawyers list in Real Estate for the third consecutive year. He represents institutional sponsors of private equity funds, major money center banks, life insurance companies and other lenders and investors in connection with direct investment. In addition, Cooper represents full service real estate organizations, commercial owners, developers and individual owners. Cooper is also rated AV Preeminent® by Martindale-Hubbell, is listed in The Best Lawyers in America®(Real Estate Law), and was listed in Illinois Leading Lawyers. Along with real estate, Cooper also focuses his practice on corporate law.
Feldman has earned the Super Lawyers honor in Intellectual Property for the third straight year. Feldman is Chair of Hahn Loeser’s Intellectual Property Practice Area and the Partner-in-Charge of the firm’s Chicago office. He focuses his practice on complex intellectual property litigation, prosecution and counseling involving patents, trade secrets, trademarks and unfair competition, copyrights and associated licensing, and due diligence, both domestically and internationally.
Rollo has earned the Super Lawyers honor in Intellectual Property in five consecutive years and was listed as a Rising Star from 2011-2017. Rollo has handled several high-profile cases as an experienced litigator and licensed patent attorney. She represents clients in domestic and international matters involving patents, trade secrets, trademarks, unfair competition, copyrights, and associated licensing issues. She has also been named to The Best Lawyers in America® in each of the last two years.
Beringer has been named to the Rising Stars® list in business litigation for the second straight year. She has litigated a variety of disputes involving breach of contract, consumer fraud, antitrust, tort, false claims act, and intellectual property claims in state and federal courts. Beringer was also recently named among Best Lawyers® Ones to Watch in Commercial Litigation in 2022.
Lindsay has also been named to the Rising Stars® list in business litigation for the second straight year. Lindsay counsels clients on complex commercial disputes. She handles disputes involving breach of contract, consumer and business torts and trademark infringement. She focuses her practice on biometric privacy issues, specifically relating to the Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act (“BIPA”). Lindsay was named an Emerging Lawyer by Leading Lawyers Network.
Each year, no more than five percent of lawyers in a state are selected for the Super Lawyers® distinction, while no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in a state are selected for Rising Stars® by the research team at Super Lawyers. Super Lawyers, part of Thomson Reuters, 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 annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area.