April 12, 2024

Willkie has been ranked in Chicago Lawyer’s 2024 Largest Law Firms Survey, reflecting the growth and success of the firm’s Chicago office. 

Chicago Lawyer ranked Willkie #43 in its annual survey of the 100 top law firms based on the total number of attorneys in Illinois. Willkie Chicago has steadily climbed the survey rankings and grown to a diverse team of approximately 90 lawyers since Craig C. Martin, Chairman, Midwest, launched the office in 2020. The office’s expansion included a series of high-profile hires in 2023, among them class action litigator Debra Bogo-Ernst, trial lawyer John Mitchell and finance lawyers Jacob Schtevie and Brad Laken, as well as a number of internal partner promotions. Willkie Chicago has established itself as a market leader, prompting Law360 to name it a 2023 “Regional Powerhouse.”

Willkie Chicago includes a leading litigation practice focused on trials and appeals, major investigations, patent litigation and board governance counseling, a preeminent Private Clients Group as well as corporate transactions, finance and restructuring practices.

View Chicago Lawyer’s 2024 Largest Law Firms Survey here (subscription required).