News

Jun 1, 2009

Chuhak & Tecson, P.C. announces 2009 partner and shareholder elevations

Chuhak & Tecson, P.C. has announced the election of two new shareholders and two new partners, effective June 1.

"Each of these attorneys is a tremendous asset to Chuhak & Tecson and it clients," said firm president Andrew P. Tecson. "They embody our commitment to bring a unique spirit and vision to our client relationships."

Mitchell S. Feinberg, 36, elevated from partner to shareholder, concentrates in estate planning, probate, guardianship and trust administration and litigation. He received his juris doctorate degree from Northwestern University School of Law in 1997 and his bachelor of arts degree from University of Michigan in 1994.

Mitchell D. Weinstein, 40, elevated from partner to shareholder, concentrates in estate planning, federal and state taxation, general corporate law and real estate transactions. He earned his juris doctorate degree from Northwestern University School of Law, cum laude, in 1992 and his bachelor of science degree, highest honors, from University of Illinois in 1989.

Phyllis K. Franklin, 38, elevated from associate to partner, concentrates in general business and real estate law. She earned her juris doctorate degree from Chicago-Kent College of Law, with honors, in 2000; her master of public administration degree from New York University in 1996; and her bachelor of arts degree from Boston University in 1992.

Michael J. Gilmartin, 32, elevated from associate to partner, works in the firm's banking group and also handles civil and commercial matters in both state and federal courts. He received his juris doctorate degree from DePaul University College of Law in 2003 and his bachelor of arts degree from St. Xavier University, magna cum laude, in 1999.

With 62 attorneys and other professionals, Chuhak & Tecson represents clients ranging from start-ups to national and international companies and from local family-owned businesses to publicly owned corporations. Founded in 1987, the firm consists of highly qualified and innovative legal professionals who are entrepreneurs themselves, providing clients with a level of service, experience and knowledge that is unmatched.