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Duane Morris Named to Crain's Chicago Business "Best Places to Work" List for Third Year

April 24, 2018

Crain's Chicago Business Names Duane Morris Chicago Office a 2018 Best Place to Work in ChicagoCHICAGO, April 24, 2018—Duane Morris LLP is pleased to announce that the firm’s Chicago office has been named a 2018 “Best Place to Work” by Crain’s Chicago Business, ranking number 34 out of 100 Chicagoland businesses profiled. Previously, the Chicago office was named one of the 2017 “Best Places to Work,” and in 2016, was named a “Best Place to Work for Women Over 35.”

“It’s an honor to be included as a top place to work in Chicago for the third year in a row,” said David Yelin, Managing Partner of the Duane Morris Chicago office. “We put a tremendous focus on our workplace culture to support the success of our attorneys and staff, and are thrilled to be recognized by Crain’s Chicago Business.”

This year, Crain’s partnered with Best Companies Group, a workplace excellence research firm, to survey 8,800 Chicago-area employees through a two-part survey, consisting of: 1) an employer questionnaire, gathering information on benefits, policies, practices and other general information; and 2) a confidential, 78-question employee survey used to evaluate workplace experience and culture.

Other Duane Morris offices have been recognized in recent years for being among the best places to work. Philly.com, the website affiliated with the Philadelphia Inquirer and the Philadelphia Daily News, named the Philadelphia office as a “Top Workplace” in 2016, 2017 and 2018. The firm’s Cherry Hill and Newark, N.J., offices were named “Best Places to Work” in New Jersey by NJBIZ in 2012 and 2013.

About the Duane Morris Chicago Office

Duane Morris’ Chicago office offers a wide array of services to clients throughout the United States and internationally. Attorneys in Chicago work closely with their colleagues in the firm’s other offices nationally and internationally in a wide range of areas, such as complex litigation and alternative dispute resolution; white-collar criminal litigation; corporate securities, mergers and acquisitions; complex financial transactions, banking and financial services; financial markets; private equity and venture capital; business reorganization and financial restructuring; health law; insurance and reinsurance; products liability; toxic torts and public safety; energy, environment and resources; international trade; intellectual property; employment and immigration law; real estate; information technology and telecommunications; and construction.

About Duane Morris

Duane Morris LLP provides innovative solutions to today’s multifaceted legal and business challenges through the collegial and collaborative culture of its more than 800 attorneys in offices across the United States and internationally. The firm represents a broad array of clients, spanning all major practices and industries.