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Rich Lenkov sworn into SCOTUS

On 5/15/17 Rich Lenkov joined several fellow Northern Illinois University College of Law alumni to be sworn into the United States Supreme Court in Washington, D.C. Rich was welcomed to the highest court in the land by Chief Justice John Roberts and 6 associate justices (Justices Sotomayor and Gorsuch were absent). The highlight of the morning was Justice Ruth Bader…


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Kirsten Kaiser Kus to present at 2017 CLM & Business Insurance Workers’ Compensation Conference

Kirsten Kaiser Kus will present Top Employer Mistakes in the Claims Process with Judi Cole of K2 Industrial Services, Melissa Donovan of The Cincinnati Insurance Company and Stephanie Wood of Wendy’s at the 2017 CLM & Business Insurance Workers’ Compensation Conference on 5/24/17 at the Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile at 9:30 AM CST. Click here to register for the conference.…


7th Circuit Affirms Dismissal of ADA Case

Dear Colleague: Last month, the 7th Circuit affirmed the US. District Court’s decision, which granted our Motion for Summary Judgment and resulted in the dismissal of the entirety of an ADA suit against our client, a Chicago hotel. Plaintiff was terminated after being caught on video sleeping in the hotel lobby while a fight broke out among hotel guests. Nevertheless,…


“THE FORUM” – WC MAGAZINE SPRING ISSUE 2017

Rich Lenkov moderated a discussion on “Managing the opioid epidemic” in CLM‘s Spring issue 2017 of Workers’ Compensation Magazine. Click here to view the full article.


Rich Lenkov On WGN’s The Bill & Wendy Show

Rich Lenkov recently appeared on WGN’s The Bill & Wendy Show to discuss Barbara Byrd Bennett’s sentencing, Jesse Jackson Jr. and Sandi Jackson in divorce court, United Airlines passenger settlement among other current legal issues. Click here to listen to the show.


Kirsten Kaiser Kus Announced as Speaker for the 2017 CLM & Business Insurance Workers’ Compensation Conference

CLM is pleased to announce Kirsten Kaiser Kus will be speaking on “Top Employer Mistakes in the Claims Process”. This conference will be held on May 24-25 at the Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile in Chicago, IL. Kirsten Kaiser Kus focuses her practice on workers’ compensation, general litigation defense and criminal defense. Kirsten takes an aggressive approach to move cases…


Maital Savin Records “Workplace Violence” Presentation For IMA

Maital Savin recently recorded a presentation on “Workplace Violence” for the Illinois Manufacturers’ Association’s video reference library. Click here to view the presentation.


WCOE 2017 Leadership Conference

Jeanne Hoffmann, Margery Newman and Tina Paries attended the Women Construction Owners & Executives (WCOE) 2017 Leadership Conference in Washington D.C. from April 2-4, 2017. The three-day Conference started with High Tea Celebration on Sunday afternoon followed by dine-arounds, Monday speakers and panelists, Monday night’s Awards Gala, and culminated with the Legislative Day and lunch at the Willard Hotel. Our…


Geoff Bryce Featured On Professional Liability Defense Federation Website

Bryce Downey & Lenkov’s managing capital member, Geoff Bryce, is one of today’s featured members on the Professional Liability Defense Federation’s website. Geoff is a Committee Co-Vice Chair for the Professional Liability Defense Federation’s Architect/Engineer Claims Committee.


Chicago Lawyer Interviews Rich Lenkov About Chila Productions

Chicago Lawyer recently interviewed Rich Lenkov about his production company, Chila Productions. Click here to read the interview.