Northbrook, IL (PRWEB) September 24, 2005
The law firms of Shapiro & Kreisman, LLC and Fisher and Fisher, Attorneys at Law, PC announced today that they will form a new firm effective October 1, 2005. The new firm will be named Fisher and Shapiro, LLC. The firm will maintain its principal office in Northbrook, Illinois and also keep an office in the Chicago loop.
Barry Fisher, managing partner of Fisher and Fisher, said "By combining the best qualities, technology and human capital of two of the top law firms in our specialty, Fisher and Shapiro, LLC will be even better positioned to respond to the needs of our clients on any creditor rights issue."
"This is a natural move for both of our firms as the legal needs of our clients continue to require increased investment in technology as well as the retention of highly experienced attorneys and staff," said Gerald Shapiro, a partner in the new venture. "We have always placed a high priority on developing innovative techniques and technology to meet the challenges of representing an ever-changing mortgage industry."
Elizabeth Kaplan Meyers will be the Managing Attorney of the combined operation.
About Fisher and Shapiro, LLC
Shapiro & Kreisman, LLC and Fisher and Fisher, Attorneys at Law, PC both started in 1971. Each firm grew into a preeminent law firm in Illinois that represented secured creditors in mortgage foreclosure, bankruptcy, eviction and closing work. The two firms formed Fisher and Shapiro, LLC in order to combine the firms' respective strengths. The new firm will continue to invest in state-of-the-art technology that enhances its aggressive timeline management procedures and to develop new services that benefit its clients.