Vedder Thinking | News Michael Schein and Doug Lipke Ranked in Q4 2012 and Q1 2013 Bankruptcy League Tables
The Deal recently released its first quarter 2013 Bankruptcy League Tables, and two Vedder Price attorneys were among the top 10 lawyers listed. Michael L. Schein, Shareholder and member of the firm’s Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights group, was ranked number one. Mr. Schein’s assignments on the Edison Mission Energy, Patriot Coal Corp. and Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. bankruptcy cases helped elevate him to the top spot. Douglas J. Lipke, Shareholder and Co-Chair of the Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights group, was ranked seventh. Additionally, Vedder Price was ranked number seven among U.S. law firms in terms volume as of March 31, 2013. The firm and both attorneys earned similar rankings for the fourth quarter of 2012.