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Chambers USA 2019 Recognizes Michael M. Marick & James H. Kallianis

May 6, 2019
Skarzynski Marick & Black LLP partners Michael M. Marick and James H. Kallianis have been recognized in the practice area of Insurance Dispute Resolution: Insurer-Illinois in the 2019 Edition of Chambers USA, a prestigious annual ranking of law firms and attorneys.

Chambers USA ranks Michael M. Marick in the Band 1, highest tier of attorneys, and reports that Marick “has a sterling reputation for his astute handling of insurance litigation. He advises across a broad range of coverage matters, including mass tort and liability disputes.” Clients say: “He really knows the coverage market backwards and forwards. He is fantastic to deal with; pleasant, professional and always willing to help.” Marick, who joined Skarzynski Marick earlier this year, is widely regarded as one of the leading attorneys in the United States representing liability insurers in coverage and bad faith matters.

Ranked since 2010, Chambers USA describes James H. Kallianis as “a well-regarded insurance litigator with substantial experience advising on an array of coverage disputes including professional liability and class action matters.” An impressed client remarks: “He is one of the better lawyers I’ve worked with; he is very thorough, smart in a legal and technical way, and has great judgment too.” For more than twenty-five years, Kallianis has represented corporations and individuals in matters ranging from employment disputes to multimillion-dollar securities and consumer fraud class actions. He also has represented insurers in matters involving directors and officers, employment practices, cyber, general liability, fiduciary liability and professional liability policies.

About Skarzynski Marick
Skarzynski Marick is a business law firm with extensive experience in insurance. We are co-centered in New York and Chicago with an office in Jersey City, New Jersey. Headquartered in these business capitals, our attorneys regularly appear in courts around the country and work closely with attorneys from other countries on international issues.

About Chambers
Chambers and Partners, the publisher of Chambers USA, is a renowned research organization headquartered in London. For more than 25 years, Chambers has published the leading directories of the legal profession—in the U.S., Europe, Asia and Latin America. Chambers stands out for its commitment to reporting integrity and its comprehensive methodology and objective rankings process, based on in-depth interviews with clients and members of the legal community at outside law firms.