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Knowledge is Power

Fox Swibel’s attorneys are consistently recognized as thought leaders in their practice areas, as demonstrated by their receipt of honors and awards, and their participation in presentations, Continuing Legal Education seminars and local and national publications. See below for the latest articles and presentations prepared by Fox Swibel attorneys, as well as other recognitions.

Brandon Liss Promoted to Partner

Fox Swibel is pleased to announce the promotion of Brandon Liss to Partner.

Scott Schonfeld Selected as One of the “40 Illinois Attorneys Under 40 to Watch” for 2022

Fox Swibel is very pleased to announce partner Scott Schonfeld has been selected as one of the “40 Illinois Attorneys Under 40 to Watch” for 2022 by the Law Bulletin, the publisher of the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin and the Chicago Lawyer Magazine.

Welcome Marcus Lind-Martinez

Fox Swibel is very pleased to announce Marcus Lind-Martinez has joined the firm as an Associate in the Corporate & Securities Group.

2023 Super Lawyers & Rising Stars

Fox Swibel is pleased to announce that approximately one third of our partners have been selected to the 2023 Illinois Super Lawyers list, and five attorneys have been selected to the 2023 Illinois...

Best Law Firms® 2023

Fox Swibel has been ranked among the 2023 Best Law Firms® by U.S. News - Best Lawyers®.  Firms included in the Best Law Firms® list are recognized for professional excellence with consistently...

Best Lawyers in America© 2023

Fox Swibel is proud to announce sixteen attorneys have been named in the 2023 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©, the oldest, most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession,...

Interlex Group

Founding Partner, Larry Swibel, currently serves as President of The Interlex Group, an international association of leading law firms that provides legal and business services in over 60 countries. interlex_logo

Phase 4: Illinois Cautiously Resumes Indoor Dining & Legal Considerations for Leases and Joint Venture Agreements in a Post-COVID World

Phase 4: Illinois Cautiously Resumes Indoor DiningandLegal Considerations for Leases and Joint Venture Agreements in a Post-COVID WorldBackground: As of June 26, Illinois has moved into Phase 4 of...

Chicago Restaurants in the Age of COVID-19: A New Frontier

On May 5, 2020, Governor J.B. Pritzker released “Restore Illinois”, a 5-step public health plan for re-opening Illinois (the “Plan”).  The Plan clearly is of considerable interest to our restaurant...
Publications

2022 Ushers in Sweeping Restrictions on Non-Competition and Non-Solicitation Agreements

For those employers looking to think, talk and worry about something besides COVID-19, we have just the topic: the Illinois Freedom to Work Act.   In August 2021, Governor Pritzker signed into law an amendment to the Act that imposes new restrictions on non-competition and non-solicitation agreements.  Here’s what the Omicron variant and vaccine mandates caused you to miss.

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