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2022 Illinois Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists Select Eighteen BatesCarey Attorneys


BatesCarey is pleased to announce that 18 of its attorneys have been selected to the 2022 Illinois Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists. This year's lists are strengthened by the addition of three new honorees in both the Super Lawyers and Rising Stars categories.

 This award follows the recognition of thirteen BatesCarey attorneys in the 2022 Best Lawyers in America publication.

The attorneys recognized on the 2022 Illinois Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists include:

Super Lawyers
Robert J. Bates Jr.
R. Patrick Bedell
David F. Cutter
Ommid C. Farashahi
Adam H. Fleischer
Nicholas R. Novak
Mark G. Sheridan
Jordon S. Steinway
Kari A. Timm

Rising Stars
David J. Buishas
Lindsey D. Dean
I. Jordan Lowe
Ranjini S. Rajan
Abigail E. Rocap
Justin K. Seigler
Emily R. Tripicchio
Lauren N. Tuckey
Jonathan R. Walton

Super Lawyers selects leading attorneys in Illinois for these honors through peer nominations, peer evaluations and extensive independent research. Attorneys that are selected have attained a high degree of recognition and professional achievement in their field. No more than five percent of the lawyers in each state are selected by the research team to receive this award.

The Rising Stars list specifically highlights top lawyers who have been practicing for 10 years or less or are 40 years old or younger. Only 2.5 percent of the eligible lawyers in the state are selected for this honor. For more information about the selection process, visit

BatesCarey and its attorneys are consistently recognized as leaders by the industry’s most prestigious ranking entities, including Super Lawyers, Best Lawyers, Best Law Firms, Leading Lawyers and Expert Guides. Since 2004, the firm has earned the highest honor for insurance coverage in Illinois by Chambers USA, which is widely considered the legal industry’s most respected rankings.