February 15, 2019

Donohue Brown Mathewson & Smyth LLC elects Karen Kies DeGrand Managing Partner

Donohue Brown Mathewson & Smyth is pleased to announce that Karen DeGrand has been named Managing Partner of the firm. She succeeds Mark Burden, who held the role since 2017, and joins the firm’s 3-partner Management Committee with Stetson Atwood and Michael Borree. “For nearly 25 years, Donohue Brown has maintained a reputation as a…

January 24, 2019

16 DBMS attorneys named to 2019 Illinois Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists

Donohue Brown Mathewson & Smyth is pleased to announce that 16 attorneys were named to the 2019 Illinois Super Lawyers lists, including two Rising Stars. This news closely follows 20 firm attorneys receiving recognition as 2019 Illinois Leading and Emerging Lawyers. Illinois Super Lawyers · Sherri Arrigo · Stetson Atwood · Norman Barry · Michael…

January 11, 2019

Leading Lawyers recognizes 20 DBMS attorneys 2019

Donohue Brown Mathewson & Smyth is delighted to announce that 20 attorneys have been recognized as leaders in their field by Illinois Leading Lawyers 2019. Each of the firm’s 17 partners has been named either a Leading Lawyer or an Emerging Lawyer. Congratulations to all of the firm’s 2019 Leading Lawyers and Emerging Lawyers: Leading…

November 1, 2018

DBMS named to 2019 U.S. News “Best Law Firms” list

Donohue Brown Mathewson & Smyth is delighted to announce that the firm has been recognized as a Metropolitan Tier 1 in Chicago in the 2019 “Best Law Firms” list for both Legal Malpractice Law – Defendants and for Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants by U.S. News – Best Lawyers. The firm has been honored every…

January 14, 2015

DBMS congratulates 11 attorneys selected as 2015 Illinois Super Lawyers

DBMS congratulates the following attorneys who have been selected as 2015 Illinois Super Lawyers: Sherri M. Arrigo, Norman, J. Barry, Jr., Donald J. Brown, Jr., Mark M. Burden, Karen K. DeGrand, Richard H. Donohue, John J. Duffy, Richard B. Foster III, Timothy L. Hogan, John A. Krivicich and J, Kent Mathewson.

October 17, 2014

Five DBMS attorneys named among Illinois’ Top Ten Lawyers in their practice areas

DBMS congratulates Donald J. Brown, Richard H. Donohue, John A. Krivicich, J. Kent Mathewson and Robert W. Smyth, Jr., for each being named among Illinois’ Top Ten Lawyers in their respective practice areas of Medical Malpractice Defense or Products Liability Defense based upon surveys conducted by Leading Lawyers Magazine , as published in its September,…

October 15, 2014

Richard Foster lectures at the University of Illinois at Chicago Hospital and Medical Center

On October 8, 2014 Richard B. Foster presented an invited lecture to over 150 internal medicine residents and staff physicians at the University of Illinois at Chicago Hospital and Medical Center titled “Malpractice Litigation: It’s Not If, It’s When” to familiarize attendees with malpractice law and its implications for Illinois practitioners.