Leading Lawyers Business Edition Names Two SMSM Chicago Attorneys to Top Lists     


September 29, 2014

Segal McCambridge co-chairman Jeffrey Singer was named one of the Top 10 Products Liability Defense Lawyers and one of the Top 250 Business Lawyers in Leading Lawyers September 2014 Business Edition. Managing Partner Kathleen McDonough was named one of the Top 100 Women Business Lawyers in the same edition.

Leading Lawyers lists are selected by surveys of thousands of Illinois attorneys, with only the most frequently named lawyers qualifying for the lists. Mr. Singer and Ms. McDonough were selected from a pool of more than 94,000 licensed attorneys in the state.

Mr. Singer has spent his entire professional life as a courtroom attorney and has tried more than 60 jury trials to verdict. He has over 20 years of experience serving as National Coordinating and Trial Counsel for a wide array of manufacturers, requiring him to try numerous complex cases in state and Federal courts throughout the United States.

Ms. McDonough is a trial attorney who has tried multiple significant damages cases to verdict over the years, and concentrates her practice in general liability matters including products liability, commercial litigation, class action, employment and transportation matters. She regularly provides business consulting services to a variety of corporations and acts as defense counsel for corporations and municipal entities sued in consumer class action matters.