Johnson & Bell, Ltd. has been selected as the 2011 ALFA Member Firm of the Year. The award is given in recognition of Johnson & Bell’s outstanding contribution to ALFA International throughout the year.
ALFA International is a global network of independent law firms. Its focus is to provide legal services to businesses throughout the country. Founded in 1980, ALFA International is the oldest legal network and remains one of the largest and strongest. The ALFA organization is comprised of 145 member firms with 85 members in the United States and 60 members in Latin and South America, Canada, Mexico, Europe, Africa, Australia/New Zealand, and throughout Asia. Johnson & Bell, Ltd. is ALFA’s Chicago member.
According to Richard Hetke, CEO of ALFA International, “Johnson & Bell has consistently been a major contributor to the ALFA International organization. Johnson & Bell lawyers are active in virtually every ALFA Practice Group with many assuming key leadership roles. The award is richly deserved.”
Joseph R. Marconi is one of the ALFA International contact shareholders for Johnson & Bell, Ltd. According to him “the entire firm deserves credit for this award. Not only our attorneys but also our management team and staff have been part of our effort and deserve recognition.”