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  • Seven Attorneys of Peck Ritchey, LLC Named 2019 Super Lawyers/Rising Stars for Chicago Trust and Estate Litigation

    Seven attorneys of Peck Ritchey, LLC in Chicago, Illinois have been named as either 2019 Super Lawyers® members or 2019 Rising Stars℠ members in the field of Estate & Trust Litigation, Estate Planning & Probate, Elder Law for their professional achievements, peer recognition, and client satisfaction. Peck Ritchey, LLC is a boutique law firm that concentrates its practice in all aspects of probate, estate planning, guardianship, special needs planning, and elder law. Throughout its history, Peck Ritchey and its team of attorneys have represented thousands of families with success.

    In recognition of the efforts and successes of the Peck Ritchey attorneys, seven of them have been selected to either the 2019 Super Lawyers® list or the 2019 Rising Stars℠ list. Kerry R. Peck – Super Lawyers® 2006 to 2019 Top Rated Estate & Trust Litigation Attorney in Chicago, IL.

    Timothy J. Ritchey – Rising Stars℠ 2012 to 2018; Super Lawyers® – 2019
    Top Rated Estate & Trust Litigation Attorney in Chicago, IL

    Brandon Peck – Rising Stars℠ 2014 to 2019
    Top Rated Estate & Trust Litigation Attorney in Chicago, IL

    Jesse A. Footlik – Rising Stars℠ 2015 to 2019
    Top Rated Estate & Trust Litigation Attorney in Chicago, IL

    Patrick J. Bushell – Rising Stars℠ 2019
    Top Rated Estate & Trust Litigation Attorney in Chicago, IL

    Kyle T. Fahey – Rising Stars℠ 2019
    Top Rated Estate & Trust Litigation Attorney in Chicago, IL

    Peter Brady – Rising Stars℠ 2019
    Top Rated Estate & Trust Litigation Attorney in Chicago, IL

    To be named a Super Lawyers® member for a given year, an attorney must be considered truly outstanding after a rigorous and patented multistep selection process that includes independent research, peer nominations, client testimonials, and professional evaluations. A Rising Stars℠ member must meet the same high expectations of Super Lawyers® member, but must also be age 40 or younger, or have 10 years of practice or less. As a result of the strict requirements to become a Super Lawyers® member, only up to 5% of lawyers in each state are named to the list each year. Only 2.5% or less are named to Rising Stars℠.

    Seven Attorneys of Peck Ritchey, LLC Named 2019 Super Lawyers/Rising Stars for Chicago Trust and Estate Litigation


  • Attorneys of Peck Ritchey, LLC Receive Highest Rating Available from Martindale-Hubbell®

    Attorneys of Peck Ritchey, LLC Receive Highest Rating Available from Martindale-Hubbell®Congratulations to Kerry R. Peck and Peter S. Coorlas of Peck Ritchey, LLC who received 2019 AV Preeminent ratings from Martindale Hubbell. This is the highest rating awarded by Martindale. An AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rating is an outstanding achievement and demonstrates that a lawyer has earned the highest rating available for their legal ability and professional ethics.

    Peck Ritchey, LLC is very proud of Kerry and Peter for the recognition of their outstanding expertise and ethical standards in representing the firm’s clients in the areas of Trust & Estate litigation.

    According to Martindale Hubbell, the Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ are an objective indicator of a lawyer’s high ethical standards and professional ability, generated from evaluations of lawyers by other members of the bar and the judiciary in the United States and Canada. The first review to establish a lawyer’s rating usually occurs three years after his/her first admission to the bar.

    Martindale-Hubbell facilitates secure online Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings surveys of lawyers across multiple jurisdictions and geographic locations, in similar areas of practice as the lawyer being rated. Reviewers are asked to assess their colleagues’ general ethical standards and legal ability in a specific area of practice. The ratings appear in all formats of the Martindale-Hubbell® Law Directory, in the online listings on martindale.com®, Lawyers.com, on the Martindale-Hubbell services, on Martindale-Hubbell mobile apps.

    Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating. A threshold number of responses is required to achieve a rating.


  • Peck Ritchey, LLC Welcomes New Marketing Coordinator

    We would like to give a big hearty welcome to our newest hire, Beba Georgieva. She takes on the position as a Marketing Coordinator. Prior to joining the firm, she worked at another premier Chicago law firm for 6 years as their Marketing Director and paralegal. Beba is an alumni of DePaul University where she studied Marketing and Paralegal Studies. Beba is an avid networker and could be spotted at professional meet-up events throughout the city. She is currently a member of the River North Business Associates group.

    We are excited to have you as part of our team.

    Beba Georgieva photo


  • Peck Ritchey, LLC Attorneys Named to 2018 List of Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

    For the 11th consecutive year, Kerry Peck of Peck Ritchey, LLC has been named an Illinois Super Lawyer.

    Alongside Mr. Peck’s achievement, other attorneys at the firm have been named Rising Stars for 2018, including Brandon Peck, Jesse Footlik, and Tim Ritchey.


  • Congratulations Jesse A. on your success with the firm!

    Congratulations Jesse A. on your success with the firm!


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