Don Sampen Article Published in Illinois Bar Journal
An article on the appellate process was recently published by Don R. Sampen in the March 2018 edition of the Illinois Bar Journal. The article is entitled “A Guide to Illinois Interlocutory Appeals. It addresses the requirements for interlocutory appeals under Illinois Supreme Court Rules 306,
Appeal Dismissed for Lack of Jurisdiction
Clausen Miller Appellate Practice Group attorney Paul Esposito recently notched a defense victory on appeal when the Appellate Court in Chicago dismissed a plaintiff’s appeal for lack of appellate jurisdiction. Plaintiff was the administrator of a decedent’s estate.
Restatement of Liability Insurance Update
By Amy R. Paulus
Since our last update on the Restatement project, two important developments occurred. First, the Council of Advisors to the Restatement Reporters recently approved Draft No.
Clausen Miller Launches Restatement of the Law of Liability Insurance Task Force
Liability Coverage and Reinsurance Practice Group Leader Amy Paulus is spearheading CM’s efforts to equip our clients with the most up-to-date and thorough arsenal of research and briefs to combat the misuse of the nascent ALI Restatement of Liability Insurance Law in coverage litigation and elsewhere.
Clausen Miller Announces New Office In Connecticut
Clausen Miller is proud to announce the opening of an office in Stamford, Connecticut. This new office location will enhance the Firm’s ability to offer its full array of legal services throughout the tri-state area,
Mindy Medley published in American Bar Association’s The Brief
Mindy Medley, Clausen Miller Shareholder, was recently published in the Fall 2017 edition of The Brief, the publication of the ABA’s Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section. Mindy co-authored “The Examination Under Oath: What You Need to Know,” which examines how to prepare for an EUO and discusses nationwide case law analyzing this important tool of insurers.
Senior Partner Amy Paulus Named Leading Civil Defense Lawyer
Congratulations to Senior Partner Amy Paulus on being named a Top Civil Defense Lawyer in Illinois by Chicago Lawyer Magazine. Amy received this distinction for her work in Insurance Coverage and Reinsurance. This recognition was earned by being among those lawyers most often recommended by their peers.
George Flynn and Maura Morgan Win Summary Judgment in Cook County Legal Malpractice Case
Clausen Miller Partners George Flynn and Maura Morgan won summary judgment, thereby averting a 3 week trial for their client, just minutes after a co-defendant law firm reached a seven figure settlement with a Plaintiff Condominium Association.
Aimonette and Wysocki Win Summary Judgment in Subrogation Case
On May 15, 2017 CM partner Greg Aimonette and Ken Wysocki accomplished what some have said is impossible: They obtained summary judgment in their client’s favor on a plaintiff’s subrogation complaint.
Summary judgment was granted for plaintiff,
Paulus Named as One of the Leading Women Lawyers in Illinois for 2017
The Law Bulletin Publishing Company, through its subsidiary Leading Lawyers of Chicago, has named Clausen Miller’s Amy Paulus as one of the Leading Women Lawyers in Illinois for 2017.
Amy is the Liability Coverage and Reinsurance Practice Group Leader,