RSHC in the news

    • September 2020

    Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Opens Up to RSHC’s Patricia Brown Holmes In Revealing Two-Part Interview

    In a September 29, 2015 two-part Chicago Bar Association Justice and Law Weekly interview, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg shared with RSHC’s Patricia Brown Holmes, former CBA President, how she became the “Notorious RBG.” Enjoy listening to the entire 30-minute interview, or various short segments here.
    Full story: Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Opens Up to RSHC’s Patricia Brown Holmes In Revealing Two-Part Interview
    • September 2020

    Patricia Brown Holmes Speaker at Leadership Illinois POM Conference

    RSHC Managing Partner Patricia Brown Holmes will present “Women Leaders — Taking Charge After Leaning In” to the Leadership Illinois Class of 2020 Fellows at the September 23-25 “Power of the Marketplace” Virtual Conference.
    Full story: Patricia Brown Holmes Speaker at Leadership Illinois POM Conference
    • September 2020

    RSHC to Present September 22 Webinar for Lloyd's Market Association

    RSHC Attorneys Edward Casmere, Jennifer Steeve, Jeff Williams, Meghan McMeel, Jeffrey Morof, and Shalem Massey will be hosting an online webinar on September 22, 2020 for the Lloyd's Market Association on “Social Inflation, Punitive Damages, and U.S. Litigation Trends: Where are claims and verdicts headed?” They will discuss current trends in U.S. litigation and social inflation.
    Full story: RSHC to Present September 22 Webinar for Lloyd's Market Association
    • July 2020

    Josh Lee Presenter at IADC 2020 Virtual Annual Meeting

    At the July 6-10 International Association of Defense Counsel Annual Meeting, on July 8 RSHC Partner Joshua Lee will present on the topic, “The Use of Genetic Testing in the Courtroom.”
    Full story: Josh Lee Presenter at IADC 2020 Virtual Annual Meeting
    • July 2020

    Craig Jeffrey Speaker at CSU Rebuilding Chicago Small Businesses Symposium

    RSHC Partner Craig Jeffrey will lead the morning breakout session on Real Estate, Construction + Insurance at the July 8 Chicago State University Rebuilding Chicago Small Businesses Symposium.
    Full story: Craig Jeffrey Speaker at CSU Rebuilding Chicago Small Businesses Symposium
    • June 2020

    Patricia Brown Holmes Featured in Law Practice Today

    RSHC Managing Partner Patricia Brown Holmes took part in a virtual roundtable discussion with six other women in law firm leadership positions to explore the opportunities and challenges facing women in legal careers today. They discussed why authenticity and creativity are important to creating a sustainable environment for future leaders and how they've used their positions to drive change.
    Full story: Patricia Brown Holmes Featured in Law Practice Today
    • May 2020

    RSHC to Present Webinar for Lloyd's Market Association

    RSHC Attorneys Edward Casmere, Jennifer Steeve, Jeff Morof, Shalem Massey, Meghan McMeel, and Jeff Williams will be hosting an online webinar on June 8, 2020 for the Lloyd's Market Association on “Social Inflation, Punitive Damages, and U.S. Litigation Trends: Where are claims and verdicts headed?”
    Full story: RSHC to Present Webinar for Lloyd's Market Association
    • May 2020

    Ed Casmere Moderates ABA TIPS COVID-19 Webinar

    Products Liability Partner Ed Casmere moderated the “COVID-19: Facts, Myths and Hypotheses” webinar hosted on May 20 by the ABA’s Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section’s Toxic Torts and Environmental Law Committee. Dr. Michele Carbone, a former National Institutes of Health Fellow in viral pathogenesis, provided an update on the latest medical and scientific evidence around COVID-19, followed by a Q&A session.
    Full story: Ed Casmere Moderates ABA TIPS COVID-19 Webinar
    • May 2020

    Bruce Wagman Speaker at NJC Animal Law: Livestock Webcast

    On May 20 RSHC’s Bruce Wagman will present to judges nationwide through the National Judicial College, a webcast summarizing the exemplary state laws addressing the use and treatment of animals raised for food. This is the tenth in a series of animal law judicial educational sessions supported by RSHC’s work, providing legal education covering a variety of topics in the growing field of animal law.
    Full story: Bruce Wagman Speaker at NJC Animal Law: Livestock Webcast
    • May 2020

    Kelly Warner Speaker at MER Conference, Offers Insights on Preparing for Rule 30(b)(6) Records Custodian Depositions

    RSHC Partner Kelly Warner will be a speaker at the May 5, 2020 MER Conference Virtual session, “Preparing for Your Rule 30(b)(6) Records Custodian Deposition.” The panel will discuss how records custodians should prepare to testify to avoid potential traps and pitfalls, in particular in the context of a challenge to the sufficiency of a party’s document production.
    Full story: Kelly Warner Speaker at MER Conference, Offers Insights on Preparing for Rule 30(b)(6) Records Custodian Depositions
    • March 2020

    Patricia Brown Holmes Panelist at CBA Women’s Summit

    Patricia Brown Holmes will be part of an esteemed female managing partners panel at the March 6 CBA Women’s Summit, “Learning Your Leadership Language,” at the Chicago Athletic Club. Justice Joy V. Cunningham will moderate the conversation as co-panelists share their unique paths to achieving leadership positions in the law and provide advice on how to carve out an authentic leadership strategy.
    Full story: Patricia Brown Holmes Panelist at CBA Women’s Summit
    • January 2020

    Illinois Supreme Court Appoints Leslie D. Davis ARDC Review Board Member

    RSHC is proud to announce that Partner Leslie D. Davis has been appointed by the Illinois Supreme Court to serve as a member of the Attorney Registration & Disciplinary Commission (ARDC) Review Board, which investigates and prosecutes allegations of lawyer wrongdoing in Illinois. Leslie’s appointment began January 10, 2020 and expires December 31, 2021.
    Full story: Illinois Supreme Court Appoints Leslie D. Davis ARDC Review Board Member
    • December 2019

    Rod Perry and Cheryl Walker Presenters at Construction SuperConference 2019

    On December 16, RSHC Partner Rod Perry and RSHC Of Counsel Cheryl Walker will be co-panelists at the Construction SuperConference 2019 program, “Participation Goals: Strategies to Achieve Them,” to be held at Terranea Resort, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA. Contractors are often called upon to meet or exceed project goals established for (public and private) participation by disadvantaged business enterprises (DBEs), minority-owned business enterprises (MBEs), and women-owned business enterprises (WBEs).
    Full story: Rod Perry and Cheryl Walker Presenters at Construction SuperConference 2019
    • October 2019

    Shalem Massey Speaking at ABA/TIPS Aviation and Space Law Committee Program

    RSHC Partner Shalem Massey will be a panelist at the October 24-25, 2019 ABA/TIPs program, “The Aviation Lawyer’s Operating Handbook: Learning to Litigate, Navigate, and Communicate,” to be held in Washington, DC. Shalem and his co-presenters will discuss the tripartite relationship, the issues which arise, and best practices at their session, “Keeping Formation: Navigating the Relationship of Insured, Insurer, and Outside Counsel.”
    Full story: Shalem Massey Speaking at ABA/TIPS Aviation and Space Law Committee Program
    • September 2019

    Jake Kahn, Co-Chair and Speaker at 11th Annual Conference on Futures and Derivatives at Chicago-Kent College of Law

    RSHC Partner Jake Kahn will serve as Conference Co-Chair and a Speaker at the 11th Annual Conference on Futures and Derivatives on October 17, 2019, hosted at Chicago-Kent College of Law. Jake will present on the topic: “At the Intersection of Antitrust and Derivatives Law.”
    Full story: Jake Kahn, Co-Chair and Speaker at 11th Annual Conference on Futures and Derivatives at Chicago-Kent College of Law