Awards & Recognition
January 10, 2011

Another award? We’ll take it. Polsinelli Shughart PC is excited to announce that seven of our attorneys are selected for inclusion in 2011 Illinois Super Lawyers or 2011 Illinois Super Lawyers, Rising Star. Only five percent of attorneys in Illinois are selected for this honor.
Super Lawyers are selected by fellow attorneys from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Lawyers cannot nominate themselves and in-firm votes are only counted if they are matched by an out-of-firm nomination.

The Rising Star category is for attorneys under 40 who have ten or fewer years of practice.

The following attorneys are listed in 2011 Illinois Super Lawyers:

• Fred Entin – Super Lawyer – Health Care
• Mark Gershon – Super Lawyer – Land Use/Zoning
• Jane McCahill – Super Lawyer – Health Care
• Dan Reinberg – Super Lawyer – Criminal Defense: White Collar
• Charles Sheets – Super Lawyer – Health Care
• Jerry Switzer – Super Lawyer – Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights
• Jason Lundy – Rising Star – Health Care

For information contact Public Relations Manager Heather McMichael, 816-395-0618,

About Polsinelli Shughart PC
With more than 500 attorneys, Polsinelli Shughart PC ( is a national law firm that is a recognized leader in the areas of business law, financial services, real estate and business litigation. Serving corporate, institutional and individual clients, Polsinelli Shughart is redefining the business of law by sharing ideas, goals and outcomes with its clients. The firm builds enduring relationships by creating value beyond legal services - with passion, ingenuity and a sense of urgency. The firm has offices located in Kansas City; St. Louis; Phoenix; Chicago; Denver; Washington, D.C.; New York; Wilmington, Del.; Overland Park, Kan.; St. Joseph, Springfield, and Jefferson City, Mo.; Topeka, Kan.; and Edwardsville, Ill.