December 8, 2016

Much Shelist has been included in the U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” listings for 2017. The firm ranked among the best law firms in Chicago in the following categories: Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law (Metropolitan Tier 2), Construction Law (Metropolitan Tier 2) and Commercial Litigation (Metropolitan Tier 3). Firms named to the "Best Law Firms" list consistently demonstrate professional excellence and receive impressive ratings from clients and peers. Survey respondents are asked to provide feedback on firm practice groups, expertise, quality of work and cost-effectiveness.

Additionally, three attorneys from Much Shelist were recognized in The Best Lawyers in America© 2017:

  • Josh M. Leavitt, Construction Law
  • Warren Lupel, Commercial Litigation
  • Jeffrey M. Schwartz, Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law

"We are honored to once again be recognized by U.S. News – Best Lawyers,” said Mitchell S. Roth, Managing Partner. "This honor is indicative of our attorneys' commitment to client service and high-quality legal work."

The U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” and Best Lawyers® rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process. To be eligible for a ranking, a law firm must have at least one lawyer who is included in The Best Lawyers in America in that particular practice area and metro region. For more information, please visit and