(PRWEB) October 10, 2015
The accomplishments of four graduates from The John Marshall Law School in Chicago have been highlighted in the 2015 edition of “40 Illinois Attorneys Under Forty to Watch.” The selection committee for Law Bulletin Publishing Co. received more than 1,000 nominations this year. Recipients were chosen based on career achievements, hard work and contributions to their communities.
The John Marshall alumni honored were:
- Thomas M. Comstock (’02) of Hall Prangle & Schoonveld, one of the top young medical malpractice defense lawyers in Chicago
- Eva M. Kogut (’01) of Beermann Pritikin Mirabelli Swerdlove, a busy and respected family law specialist cited for her litigation skills as well as mediation and collaborative skills and legal writing
- Manish Mehta (’06) of Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton, an intellectual property specialist lauded for his ability to successfully tackle IP issues in a broad range of technologies and industries, also a leader and past president with the Indian American Bar Association of Chicago
- Marvet Sweis (’11) of Levin & Perconti, where she is director of intake and case management and is credited with quadrupling the firm’s number of clients
About The John Marshall Law School
The John Marshall Law School, founded in 1899, is an independent law school located in the heart of Chicago's legal, financial and commercial districts. Through classes, clinics and special programs, students develop the strategic, analytical and transactional lawyering skills that are so valuable to employers. Its excellent curriculum, coupled with outstanding skills and experiential learning, help make John Marshall graduates practice-ready from day one. For practicing attorneys, John Marshall offers nine LLM degrees, more than any other law school in the Midwest. John Marshall is also a leader in providing distance education options in intellectual property, estate planning and employee benefits at the advanced graduate degree level. John Marshall offers several clinical experiences, including the nationally recognized Veterans Legal Support Center & Clinic and the Fair Housing Legal Clinic. U.S. News & World Report's America's Best Graduate Schools 2016 edition ranks John Marshall's Lawyering Skills Program fifth, its Trial Advocacy program 16th and its Intellectual Property Law program 17th in the nation.
For more information on enrollment and admission at The John Marshall Law School, please visit http://www.jmls.edu/imready