EDWARDSVILLE – Four Heyl Royster attorneys for the Midwest law firm’s Edwardsville office have been named as Illinois Super Lawyers for the year of 2018.
“Three of the named were the only Edwardsville attorneys selected in their respective categories,” stated a press release.
Partner Richard Hunsaker was named as a Super Lawyer in the professional liability: defense category.
Barry Noeltner was listed as 2018 Illinois Super Lawyer for civil litigation: defense category. This year’s listing on the Super Lawyer’s list is a first for Noeltner.
Heyl Royster managing partner for the Edwardsville office Kent Plotner was listed as a Super Lawyer under the class action/mass torts category.
Partner Patrick Cloud was named a Rising Star in insurance coverage litigation.
Hunsaker, Noeltner, Plotner, and Cloud are four of the 23 total Heyl Royster attorneys named to the Illinois Super Lawyers list.
Heyl Royster is a law firm specializing in multiple areas of law in the regional Midwest market. The firm sports 120 lawyers and partners practicing in offices out of Peoria, Champaign, Chicago, Edwardsville, Rockford and Springfield. The press release states that the firm's attorneys have a successful track record of defending its clients in most federal courts in the state, the 102 counties all over Illinois, and in other jurisdictions including Wisconsin and Missouri.
Most of the legal services Heyl Royster provides are for businesses, corporations, professionals, organizations in the healthcare and governmental sectors, institutions of higher education, insurance companies and other institutions of similar scale.
Thomson Reuters publishes the Super Lawyers list and the accompanying magazine of the same name. In the state of Illinois, there 100 lawyers listed on the “top” list. In addition, the Illinois edition of Super Lawyers rates that Top 50 women and the Top 10 attorneys overall.