Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman
& Dicker LLP
Chicago, Illinois OfficeView all offices
120 N. La Salle Street, 26th Floor
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About this office:
Wilson Elser helps individuals and organizations transcend challenges and realize goals by offering an optimal balance of legal excellence and bottom-line value.
Nearly 800 attorneys strong, our firm serves clients of all sizes, across multiple industries and around the world. Wilson Elser has 23 strategically located offices in the United States, another in London and several European affiliates. This depth and scale has made us one of the nation's most influential law firms, ranked in the Am Law 200 and in the top 50 of the National Law Journal 250.
Since our founding in 1978, Wilson Elser has forged a reputation as a formidable player in insurance coverage and defense. Our experience in this tightly regulated, cost-conscious industry has shaped a firm culture of accomplished professionalism and cost efficiency that delivers demonstrable value to clients.
Today, Wilson Elser provides clients with full-service, first-class legal services, spanning the spectrum of litigation and related areas. We apply the discipline and diligence of effective litigation to virtually all areas of the law, drawing from 55 service areas to create multidisciplinary teams that give each client matter the best of the firm's collective intelligence and capabilities.
Our firm's uncommonly high concentration of seasoned senior litigators gives us an advantage when handling our clients' most challenging and technical cases. More broadly, many of our attorneys have specialized degrees in business, engineering, medicine and accounting, as well as extensive on-the-ground professional experience, which translate into client solutions that work in the real world.
By combining our attorneys' deep experience with the vast resources and technical capacity of a large and highly respected firm, Wilson Elser consistently provides our clients with sound, uncompromising legal representation.
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Statement of Practice Summary:
Accounting Liability, Admiralty Law, Agents and Brokers Liability, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Appellate Practice, Architects and Engineers Liability, Asbestos Defense, Aviation Law, Commercial Law, Construction Law, D&O Liability, Employment Law, Environmental Law, General Liability, Health Care, Insurance Bad Faith, Insurance Coverage, Intellectual Property, Lawyers' Malpractice, Medical Malpractice, Municipal Law, Product Liability, Professional Liability, Toxic Torts, Trucking Law, Transportation Liability.
Documents by Lawyers at this office
Closing a Practice: How to Prepare for Death, Disability and Retirement
Scott D. Hammer, July 16, 2015
Believe it or not, the chances of becoming disabled, dying or retiring are pretty good. Although some therapists believe their therapeutic efficacy will lead to immortality, I hate to tell you, but one day your caring heart will cease beating. Either death or your patients will eventually kill you....
Eleventh Circuit Denies Coverage for Wrongful Acts of Directors and Officers That Arose Out of Their Wrongful Acts as Trustees, an Uninsured Capacity
Thomas M. Spitaletto,James K. Thurston, July 8, 2015
On Monday, June 22, 2015, the Eleventh Circuit, in The Langdale Company v. National Union Fire Insurance Company of Pittsburgh, PA, No. 14-12723 (11th Cir. 2015), ruled for the insurer on a “capacity” exclusion in a director and officer policy that precluded coverage for loss in...
Michael Jordan Defends His Right to Remain in Court to Protect His Likeness
Adam R. Bialek,Jason M. Kuzniar, June 24, 2015
On March 19, 2015, Wilson Elser published “Michael Jordan Denied Summary Judgment on His Right of Publicity Claim against Illinois Grocer,” an Alert concerning a case in which Michael Jordan was denied summary judgment on his right of publicity claim against Jewel Food Stores, Inc.,...