Three Epstein Becker Green Attorneys in Chicago Named to 2017 Super Lawyers List

Epstein Becker Green AccoladesChicago, IL (January 13, 2017) – The national law firm of Epstein Becker Green (EBG) is pleased to announce that three attorneys based in the firm’s Chicago office have been selected for the 2017 Illinois Super Lawyers list. These attorneys join colleagues in EBG’s Baltimore office who were selected for the 2017 Maryland Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists earlier this year. All of the EBG attorneys recognized are listed below.

Super Lawyers, part of Thomson Reuters, is a ranking of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The company also recognizes Rising Stars, a list of “the top up-and-coming attorneys in [a] state - those who are 40 years old or younger, or who have been practicing for 10 years or less.” Super Lawyers and Rising Stars are announced by location throughout the year, and additional EBG attorneys named to the 2017 lists will be recognized in the coming months. Read more about the selection process here.

The EBG attorneys selected for the Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists include:

Chicago Office

The following EBG attorneys have been selected to the 2017 Illinois Super Lawyers list:

  • Julie Badel (Employment & Labor: Employer, Employment Litigation: Defense, Civil Rights)      
  • Lee T. Polk (Employee Benefits, Business/Corporate, Employment & Labor: Employee)
  • Peter A. Steinmeyer (Employment & Labor: Employer)

Baltimore Office

The following EBG attorney has been selected to the 2017 Maryland Rising Stars list:

About Epstein Becker Green

Epstein Becker & Green, P.C., is a national law firm with a primary focus on health care and life sciences; employment, labor, and workforce management; and litigation and business disputes. Founded in 1973 as an industry-focused firm, Epstein Becker Green has decades of experience serving clients in health care, financial services, retail, hospitality, and technology, among other industries, representing entities from startups to Fortune 100 companies. Operating in offices throughout the U.S. and supporting clients in the U.S. and abroad, the firm’s attorneys are committed to uncompromising client service and legal excellence. For more information, visit