August 20, 2020

Seven DBMS Attorneys Recognized as Best Lawyers®: Ones to Watch in 2021

Donohue Brown Mathewson & Smyth is proud to announce that seven of the firm’s associate attorneys have been included in the inaugural edition of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in 2021.  Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch awards recognize extraordinary lawyers who have been in practice for less than ten years in the United States.  Like…

August 20, 2020

Six DBMS Attorneys Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America© 2021

Donohue Brown Mathewson & Smyth is proud to announce that six of the firm’s attorneys have been selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2021.  Those six attorneys, and their recognized areas of practice, are: Sherri M. Arrigo Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants Richard H. Donohue Medical Malpractice Law –…

March 7, 2020

Mark Burden inducted as Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers

Donohue Brown is proud to announce that Mark M. Burden has become a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, one of the premier legal associations in North America. The special induction ceremony at which Mark M. Burden became a Fellow took place during the recent Induction Ceremony at the 2020 Spring Meeting of…

January 29, 2020

14 DBMS attorneys named to 2020 Illinois Super Lawyers and Rising Stars list

Donohue Brown Mathewson & Smyth LLC is pleased to announce that 14 attorneys have been recognized in the most recent issue of Super Lawyers Magazine, a publication from Thomson Reuters and the publishers of Chicago magazine. Twelve partners with the firm have been recognized as Illinois Super Lawyers, as well as 2 associates, who have been recognized as 2020…

January 1, 2020

Leading Lawyers recognizes 20 DBMS attorneys

Donohue Brown Mathewson & Smyth LLC is delighted to announce that 20 of the firm’s attorneys have been selected by their peers to be listed by the Leading Lawyers Network as being among the top lawyers in the State of Illinois. These attorneys have been named as leading lawyers in several specialty areas including commercial…

December 17, 2019

Edward Fu Named a 2019 Notable Minority in Law by Crain’s Chicago

Donohue Brown Mathewson & Smyth is proud to announce that partner Edward E. Fu has been selected by Crain’s Chicago Business as a notable minority in law. Mr. Fu received this prestigious recognition for his work in product liability, professional negligence and commercial litigation, as well as his positive influence on both the legal field…

December 12, 2019

University of Illinois College of Law names DBMS to its employer honor roll.

DBMS was recently awarded a spot on the University of Illinois College of Law’s Employer Honor Roll for 2018-2019, the first year that the firm has received the award. The 2018-2019 Employer Honor Roll recognizes employers who have hired recent College of Law graduates of the classes of 2016, 2017, and 2018 into full-time positions….

December 5, 2019

Sherri Arrigo speaks as invited panel member at the 2nd Annual Women in Law Conference.

On December 5, 2019, DBMS partner Sherri M. Arrigo participated in the Chicago Lawyer/Chicago Daily Law Bulletin 2nd Annual Women in Law Conference as an invited member of a distinguished panel of “Women Trialblazers”. Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot gave the Keynote Speech at this event, which was attended by more than 200 professionals.

November 1, 2019

DBMS named to 2020 U.S. News “Best Law Firms”

Donohue Brown Mathewson & Smyth LLC is delighted to announce that the firm has once again been recognized for excellence in multiple practice areas by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® for the 10th Edition of “Best Law Firms,” as follows: · Metropolitan Tier 1- Chicago- Legal Malpractice Law- Defendants · Metropolitan Tier 1- Chicago- Medical Malpractice Law-…