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Apr 8, 2021

Geoff Bryce Presents to ACREL Construction Committee

Capital member Geoff Bryce spoke at the American College of Real Estate Lawyers (ACREL) Construction Committee’s mid-year committee meeting on March 31. Geoff discussed insurance and liability issues facing the construction industry as a result of COVID-19. ACREL is a national organization recognizing attorneys who are distinguished for their skill, experience […]

Apr 1, 2021

Storrs Downey and Jeff Kehl Co-Author Comprehensive Overview of IL & IN Premises Liability Law

Every day, companies face an abundance of premises liability claims such as comparative negligence, open and obvious hazards, natural accumulation, spoliation of evidence and many more. Capital member Storrs Downey and income member Jeff Kehl recently co-authored an updated comprehensive overview of Illinois & Indiana premises liability that all employers […]

Mar 26, 2021

Rich Lenkov and Brian Rosenblatt Present to NIU’s Entertainment Law Class

Capital member Rich Lenkov and income member Brian Rosenblatt recently gave a presentation to Northern Illinois University (NIU) College of Law’s Entertainment Law class on March 24. Scott Prestin (COL ’95), the director of the documentary, also joined. Rich and Scott discussed creating CHILA productions, producing “’85: The Greatest Team In Football History” […]

Mar 18, 2021

Kirsten Kaiser Kus Volunteers for Valparaiso University’s Mock Interview Week

Income member Kirsten Kaiser Kus conducted mock interviews for Valparaiso University on March 17. Kirsten, an alumni of Valparaiso University’s former school of law, acted as the students’ mock interviewer, helping them identify their interview strengths and weaknesses during the 30 minute practice interviews. She also provided valuable feedback for […]

Feb 19, 2021

Jeff Kehl Authors Article on Landmark Ruling Protecting Workers’ Compensation Carriers for CLM Magazine

Chicago income member Jeff Kehl recently published an article for CLM Magazine titled, “Discovering New Protections.” Jeff breaks down Burdess v. Cottrell, Inc., a case of first impression Jeff successfully argued before the Illinois Appellate Court. The case examined whether a workers’ compensation lienholder is subject to written discovery from […]

Feb 16, 2021

Downey & Lenkov Attorneys Selected to Super Lawyers and Leading Lawyers

Fifteen attorneys at Downey & Lenkov have been recognized by Super Lawyers® as leading practitioners in their field across both Illinois and Indiana. Twelve attorneys have also been selected to Leading Lawyers’ 2021 rankings. Capital Members Geoff Bryce and Rich Lenkov; Income Members Michael Milstein, Margery Newman and Brian Rosenblatt; […]

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