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Vedder Thinking | News Thomas P. Cimino, Jr. Elected Litigation Practice Area Chair

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Thomas P. Cimino, Jr. has been elected to serve as Chair of the Litigation practice area and as a member of the Board of Directors at Vedder Price. In addition to his new roles, he also serves as Chair of the Financial Services Litigation group and was previously Litigation practice area chair and Board member from 2010-2014.

“I’m excited to step back into this firm leadership role,” said Mr. Cimino. “I look forward to building on the Firm’s and our clients’ accomplishments in and out of the courtroom, alongside Vedder Price’s experienced and talented litigators.”

Mr. Cimino has been with the Firm since 1996. He has broad experience in complex commercial litigation, including securities fraud class actions, shareholder disputes, patent, trademark and trade secret infringement and bankruptcy litigation. He has appeared in both state and federal trial and appellate courts throughout the United States. and also has represented clients in proceedings before the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and Commodity Futures Trading Commission.

Mr. Cimino has received a "BV Distinguished" Peer Rating in Martindale-Hubbell. He has been ranked in Chambers USA and the Legal 500 United States. He has also been selected for inclusion from 2009 to 2021 in Illinois Super Lawyers. Mr. Cimino has been selected by his peers from 2013 to 2021 as a Leading Lawyer in Commercial Litigation. From 2016 to 2021, he was chosen by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America for Commercial Litigation.


Thomas P. Cimino, Jr.