For the twentieth year in a row, Chambers USA has recognized Eimer Stahl for its first-rate client service and notable legal results. Based on Chambers’ rigorous, independent research and citing the firm’s strong boutique offerings with nationwide capability, three Eimer Stahl practice areas and five attorneys are included in the 2022 rankings.
The firm is ranked Band 1 in Antitrust—Illinois, recognizing Eimer Stahl’s involvement in numerous high-profile antitrust cases and often-noted creative solutions. As one client states, “The team has a very sophisticated expertise in both traditional and emerging antitrust issues, which enables them to provide seasoned, pragmatic advice.” Attorneys Nathan Eimer, Vanessa Jacobsen, Michael McCluggage, and Barack Echols are individually recognized. Nate, rated a Star Individual, is commended for his trial practice and antitrust expertise. “He can quickly understand complex situations” and “always provides very practical advice,” clients note. Vanessa’s work managing class and individual action litigation, as well as experience in DOJ investigations, earns praise from clients. “She is exceptionally bright, but her biggest asset is being able to talk through complicated issues with the business." Chambers lauds Mike’s noteworthy experience and adeptness in handling matters for a broad array of clients. His experience, and the associated respect shown by his peers, includes leadership of groups of joint antirust defendants in cases around the country. Barack is recognized for his notable expertise in the antitrust space and handling a range of contentious matters.
Eimer Stahl was also ranked in Litigation: General Commercial—Illinois and Energy & Natural Resources—Illinois. Client testimonials reinforce the firm’s rankings, stating Eimer Stahl lawyers “are always thinking outside the box” and “spend a lot of time and energy understanding us as a client” to provide exemplary work product. David Stahl is recognized for his extensive experience in representing clients in utility regulatory matters.
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