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Sanford Stein – Marijuana in Illinois and Michigan: Legal and Technical Issues Live Webcast

Sanford M. Stein will speak at The Seminar Group’s Marijuana in Illinois and Michigan: Legal and Technical Issues live webcast seminar on Thursday, March 4th and Friday, March 5th 2021. This seminar will cover a range of topics including a brief history of Michigan and Illinois legalization, taxes and the treatment of cannabis income, real estate, land use and municipal control, among other policies and case studies.

This seminar will be $200 off for guests and colleagues with promo code FAC200

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For more information about Sandy Stein’s Cannabis practice, visit

Marijuana in Illinois and Michigan Legal Seminar

Rising Stars 2021

L&G Law Group is delighted to announce Thomas H. Conlon, Kelly A. Pachis, and Elizabeth Polit have been added to the 2021 Illinois Rising Stars list.

“The selection process for the Rising Stars list is the same as the Super Lawyers selection process, with one exception: to be eligible for inclusion in Rising Stars, a candidate must be either 40 years old or younger or in practice for 10 years or less. While up to five percent of the lawyers in the state are named to Super Lawyers, no more than 2.5 percent are named to the Rising Stars list.”

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Rising Stars 2021

Super Lawyers 2021

L&G Law Group is proud to announce Thomas C. Keossl, Sanford M. Stein, and Lee A. Williams have been added to the 2021 Illinois Super Lawyers list.

“Super Lawyers selects attorneys using a patented multiphase selection process. Peer nominations and evaluations are combined with independent research. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement.”

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Super Lawyers 2021

Emerging Lawyers 2020

Congratulations to Kristin A. Ahmadian, Thomas H. Conlon, Anton J. Marqui, Jennie E. Miskell, Brian R. Orr, and Kelly A. Pachis for earning the Emerging Lawyers distinction in 2020.

“Emerging Lawyers have been identified by their peers to be among the TOP LAWYERS who are age 40 or younger unless they have practiced for no more than 10 years. Less than 2% of all lawyers licensed in each state have received the distinction of Emerging Lawyer.”

Emerging Lawyers 2020

Available Privileges for Documents in Illinois Medical Malpractice Litigation Presentation

On September 29, Pam Gellen organized, moderated and participated in a well-received panel presentation and discussion for a Chicago area hospital. The topic was Available Privileges for Documents in Illinois Medical Malpractice Litigation.

The panel addressed areas including attorney/client and insurer/insured privilege, the Illinois Medical Studies Act, the Illinois Credentialing Act, the Federal Health Care Quality Improvement Act (HCQIA), and the Federal Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Act (PSQIA).

Click here to learn more about Pam Gellen’s practice.