Awards and Accomplishments

We think we have a great group of attorneys and staff and are proud of their accomplishments.

Are are just a few of the recent awards and accomplishments:

CDJ068Carolyn D. Jansons has been named as one of the Top 100 Family Lawyers in Illinois for 2014 by the American Academy of Legal Advocates, and the distinction is carried forward again for 2015. Carolyn has been intimately involved in the local Bar association as a leader in addition to her prowess as an attorney.

056KGDKevin G. Drendel has recently been recognized as one of Chicago’s Top Rated Lawyers for 2014 by the American Lawyer in connection with The National Law Journal and will be featured in the 2014 edition of Chicago’s Top Rated Lawyers. The rating is based on the Martindale-Hubbel rating system that includes anonymous reviews by other attorneys and clients.

Mark Getting Pro Bono Award 2015 - CopyMark D. Brent has received the 2015 Pro Bono Award from the Kane County Bar Foundation for his pro bono work in the local area. Mark has been taking no less than one pro bono assignment a month from Prairie State Legal Services over the past two years. He was nominated by Prairie State Legal Services.

Mark D. Brent was recently chosen for membership in the National Association of Distinguished Counsel. The National Association of Distinguished Counsel is an organization dedicated to promoting the highest standards of legal excellence. Less than 1% of practicing attorneys in the United States are afforded the opportunity to be named “Nation’s Top Attorneys”.

RJS082Roman J. Seckel has been named one of the Top 10 Under 40 attorneys in the State of Illinois by the National Academy of Family Law Attorneys. According to the NAFLA, only “the best family law attorneys in each state [are awarded with] our most prestigious honor of being named Top 10″.