Chicago, IL, December 2, 2021 – Tressler LLP is proud to announce that Daniel Formeller has been selected as the 2022 Lawyer of the Year for Chicago: Litigation - Insurance by U.S. News and World Report and Best Lawyers®. Dan is the first person in Tressler's history to receive this prestigious recognition.
"I am honored to receive this recognition. However, this is actually a reflection of the very talented attorneys at Tressler who are focused on collaboration and teamwork to achieve excellent results in the courtroom," said Dan Formeller, partner and Chairman at Tressler LLP. "We are passionate about exceeding our clients' expectations and we aspire to always maintain that high standard.”
U.S. News – Best Lawyers® 2022 "Lawyer of Year" recognitions are awarded to individual lawyers with the highest overall peer feedback for a specific practice area and geographic region. Only one lawyer is recognized as the "Lawyer of the Year" for each specialty and location by Best Lawyers. Dan received the highest overall peer feedback for Insurance Litigation in Chicago, Illinois.
"We are thrilled that Dan has received this distinguished award," said Mark Banovetz, partner and Member of Tressler’s Executive Committee. "Dan is a superb attorney, mentor and leader. He has been with Tressler for more than 35 years, and it is rewarding to see his excellent work celebrated by his clients and peers."
Daniel Formeller is Chairman of Tressler LLP. As a trial lawyer based in the firm’s Chicago office, Dan focuses his practice on business litigation and the resolution of business disputes through mediation and arbitration. Dan handles a wide variety of complex business litigation and counseling, including intellectual property, state and federal securities actions, anti-trust, ERISA, class actions and directors and officers liability matters. He has been lead trial counsel in bench and jury trials in state and federal courts throughout the United States.
Tressler LLP received six rankings on the prestigious U.S. News – Best Lawyers® 2022 "Best Law Firms" list. Click here to learn more.
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About Tressler LLP
Tressler LLP is a national law firm headquartered in Chicago, with eight offices located in five states - California, Illinois, New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania. Tressler attorneys are experienced counselors and advocates who appear in state and federal courts, and in governmental proceedings, throughout the United States. Many Tressler attorneys devote their practice to the representation of the insurance industry in coverage analysis and resolution, litigation, underwriting consultation, product development, claims management and reinsurance. Tressler attorneys also represent clients in commercial litigation, employment, corporate transactions and intellectual property law.