CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--FeganScott’s founding partner and managing member Elizabeth A. Fegan was recently named a 2020 Illinois Super Lawyer for the fifth consecutive year. The distinction, recognized by professional rating service, Super Lawyers ®, is only awarded to the top 5% of attorneys in each state.
Fegan was recognized in her primary practice area, “Class Action/Mass Torts: Plaintiff.”
“It’s such an honor to be recognized by my peers and Super Lawyers,” said Fegan. “Illinois is home to many skilled attorneys, and it’s a privilege to practice among such dedicated and talented professionals.”
On the vanguard of legal battles surrounding sexual assault, abuse and harassment, Fegan currently serves as co-lead counsel in the class-action lawsuit against Harvey Weinstein. Fegan also leads class-action lawsuits against corporate giants like Allergan, Apple and Zantac and was part of the historic settlement with the NCAA that created a 50-year medical monitoring program to provide all current and former student-athletes with access to state-of-the-art neuropsychological testing.
In 2019, Fegan co-founded FeganScott, a national class-action law firm dedicated to helping victims of sexual assault, discrimination, consumer fraud and antitrust violations. Collectively, the firm’s attorneys have successfully recovered $1 billion for clients nationwide.
Super Lawyers, part of Thomson Reuters, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The recognition is based on a rigorous independent research evaluation process, which factors in verdicts, settlements, experience and professional activity. The qualifying lawyers make up a comprehensive and credible list of attorneys in each state.
“This nomination certainly reflects the tenacity and spirit of all the attorneys at FeganScott,” said Fegan. “Our work creates lasting change that is felt across industries and I’m honored to continue to be a powerful ally for victims.”
FeganScott is a national class-action law firm dedicated to helping victims of consumer fraud, sexual abuse, and discrimination. The firm is championed by acclaimed veteran, class-action attorneys who have successfully recovered $1 billion for victims nationwide. FeganScott is committed to pursuing successful outcomes with integrity and excellence while holding the responsible parties accountable.