Chicago Daily Law Bulletin & Chicago Lawyer Announce 50 Inaugural Women in Law Award Honorees during live webinar
Recipients will be honored at reception on September 2
CHICAGO – The Chicago Daily Law Bulletin & Chicago Lawyer, products of Law Bulletin Media, announced all 50 honorees of their inaugural Salute! Women in Law Awards through a live webinar on Friday, May 8. The event will open bar with passed hors d’oeuvres.
CDLB & Chicago Lawyer received more than 500 Salute! nominations.
“We’re so excited to recognize all of the incredible women who are leading the way in Chicago’s legal community,” said Ginger Lamb, vice president and publisher of the publications. “It was not easy to choose this year’s inaugural slate because of the caliber of all the honorees and the accomplishments they have made. Everyone who was nominated is truly a leader in our profession.”
2020 Salute! Women in Law Honorees:
- Uma M. Amuluru – Vice President & Assistant General Counsel – The Boeing Company
- Aurora A. Austriaco – Shareholder – Valentine Austriaco & Bueschel P.C.
- Olivia T. Luk Bedi – Partner – Neal Gerber & Eisenberg LLP
- Margaret C. Benson – Executive Director – Chicago Volunteer Legal Services
- Monique N. Bhargava – Partner – Loeb & Loeb LLP
- Bethany K. Biesenthal – Partner – Jones Day
- Cathy A. Birkeland – Partner – Latham & Watkins LLP
- Margaret P. Battersby Black – Partner – Levin & Perconti
- Amy M. Blumenthal – Managing Partner – Gould & Ratner LLP
- Patricia C. Bobb – Owner – Patricia C. Bobb & Associates
- Deane B. Brown – Shareholder – Hughes Socol Piers Resnick & Dym Ltd
- Amy P. Campanelli – Public Defender – Law Office of the Cook County Public Defender
- Kara E. F. Cenar -Officer – Greensfelder Hemker & Gale P.C.
- Marilee Clausing – Managing Partner – Hall Prangle & Schoonveld LLC
- Tara R. Devine – Partner – Salvi Schostok & Pritchard P.C.
- Marci A. Eisenstein – Managing Partner – Schiff Hardin LLP
- Angela Elbert – Partner – Neal Gerber & Eisenberg LLP
- Amy E. Garrett – Shareholder & Assistant Managing Partner – Simmons Hanly Conroy LLC
- Teresa Wilton Harmon – Managing Partner – Sidley Austin LLP
- Corinne C.Heggie – Partner – Wochner Law Firm LLC
- Maggie Hickey – Partner – Schiff Hardin LLP
- Laura G. Hoey – Chicago Managing Partner – Ropes & Gray LLP
- Kristen E. Hudson – Principal & General Counsel – Chuhak & Tecson P.C.
- Precious S. Jacobs – Partner – Jenner & Block LLP
- Michele M. Jochner – Partner – Schiller DuCanto & Fleck LLP
- Elizabeth A. Kaveny – Managing Partner – Kaveny + Kroll LLC
- Sarah F. King – Partner – Clifford Law Offices
- Erica M. Kirkwood – VP & General Counsel – GMA Construction Group
- Andrea S. Kramer – Partner – McDermott Will & Emery LLP
- Mary Meg McCarthy – Executive Director – Heartland Alliance National Immigrant Justice Center
- Fiona M. McEntee – Owner – McEntee Kaw Group
- Shannon M. McNulty – Partner – Clifford Law Offices
- Kimberly Grossman Metrick – Director-Employment Law – Walgreen Co.
- Julie Miceli – Office Managing Partner – Husch Blackwell LLP
- Britt Miller – Chicago Managing Partner – Mayer Brown LLP
- Katherine G. Minarik – General Counsel – Dyson
- Linda K. Myers – Partner – Kirkland and Ellis LLP
- Nancy E. Paridy – Senior Vice President & Chief Administrative Officer – Shirley Ryan AbilityLab
- Rebekah H. Parker – Partner – Novack and Macey LLP
- Jane H. Park – Managing Partner – Mirae Law LLC
- Kristen E. Prinz – Founder and Managing Partner – The Prinz Law Firm P.C.
- Hon. Lorna E. Propes – Judge – Circuit Court of Cook County
- Sammi L. Renken – Shareholder – Johnson & Bell Ltd.
- Meredith Emerson Ritchie – Vice President, General Counsel & Chief Ethics Officer – Alliant Credit Union
- Stephanie A. Scharf – Partner – Scharf Banks Marmor LLC
- Susan J. Schwartz – Partner – Corboy & Demetrio PC
- Eileen M. Sethna – Partner – Levenfeld Pearlstein LLC
- Diane E. Webster – Partner-in-Charge of Chicago Office – Hinshaw & Culberston LLP
- Mary G. Wilson – Managing Partner – Dentons US LLP
- Nicole E. Wrigley – Partner – Benesch Friedlander Coplan & Aronoff LLP
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Salute! awards celebration, originally slated for April, had to be rescheduled to September 2 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Ivy Room, 12 E. Ohio Street.
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