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Johnson & Bell Shareholder Garrett Boehm Selected 2013 Angels in Adoption Awardee

Johnson & Bell Shareholder, Garrett Boehm, and his wife Heather, have been selected as 2013 Angels in Adoption awardees by U.S. Senator Mark Kirk.  The Boehms were chosen for their outstanding advocacy of Russian adoption while facing a nearly year-long, country-wide ban on adoption of Russian children by American families.  The Congressional Coalition on Adoption   Continue Reading »

Johnson & Bell Receives the Seven Seals Award

Johnson & Bell received the highest state level award from the Illinois Committee of the Employer Support for the Guard and Reserve (“ESGR”) for its support for members of the United States military services. Presenting the award to firm founder William V. Johnson and firm vice-president Joseph R. Marconi were US Navy Captain Mark T.   Continue Reading »
Health Care

Johnson & Bell Trio Receive 2012 Trial Lawyer Excellence Award for Outstanding Verdict - Medical Malpractice

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Bell and Rantis Honored with Trial Lawyer Excellence Award

Law Bulletin’s Cook County Jury Verdict Reporter
On October 26, 2011, the Law Bulletin’s Cook County Jury Verdict Reporter held its annual awards ceremony and luncheon.  Among an elite group of attorneys honored with a Trial Lawyer Excellence Award were Johnson & Bell, Ltd. shareholders John W. Bell and Charles P. Rantis. (View video of award ceremony here.) A Trial Lawyer Excellence   Continue Reading »
William V. Johnson

William V. Johnson Receives Professional Achievement Award from Chicago-Kent

William V. Johnson, President/Shareholder, Johnson & Bell, Ltd. is a 1966 graduate of Chicago-Kent, Mr. Johnson is an acclaimed litigator who has tried many high-profile catastrophic injury and mass tort cases in Chicago and across the United States. A co-founder of Johnson & Bell, Ltd., Mr. Johnson has also served as the firm’s president since   Continue Reading »
William V. Johnson

William V. Johnson Inducted Into the Illinois Academy of Lawyers

The Illinois State Bar Association’s Academy of Illinois Lawyers inducted William V. Johnson into its 11th class of Laureates during a luncheon on Tuesday, April 26, 2011, at The Standard Club in Chicago. The 2011 Class of Laureates was recognized during a ceremony conducted by John G. O’Brien of Arlington Heights, chancellor of the Academy   Continue Reading »

Johnson and Fetzer Honored with Trial Lawyer Excellence Award

Jury Verdict Reporter
Johnson & Bell, Ltd. Shareholders, William V. Johnson and Brian C. Fetzer, were recently honored for their outstanding achievements as trial lawyers at the Jury Verdict Reporter’s 50th Anniversary Gala. The event was held on October 21, 2010 at the Hilton Chicago Hotel. Mr. Johnson and Mr. Fetzer were recognized as part of a select   Continue Reading »
Sammi Renken

Sammi L. Renken Selected as “40 Under 40” Attorney in Illinois

Johnson and Bell, Ltd. is pleased to announce that shareholder, Sammi L. Renken, has been named one of the “Forty Illinois Attorneys Under Forty to Watch” for 2010 by Law Bulletin Publishing Company, publishers of Chicago Lawyer magazine and the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin. Law Bulletin Publishing’s “40 Under 40” honors Illinois attorneys who show   Continue Reading »
Sharon Stanzione

Stanzione Receives “20 Under 40” Award in Indiana

Johnson and Bell, Ltd. is pleased to announce that Shareholder, Sharon L. Stanzione, has been named one of the “20 Under 40 Indiana Professionals” for 2010 by The Times of Northwest Indiana and BusINess magazine. The Times of Northwest Indiana and BusINess magazine’s 20 Under 40 awards is an annual program that identifies and honors   Continue Reading »
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