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/EINPresswire.com/ Ken Bloom and Kerry Peck of Chicago elder law firm, Peck Bloom LLC, have been named Super Lawyers for 2013. Super Lawyers Magazine also recognized two Partners at the Chicago litigation attorney firm, Cameron DeGuerre and Tim Richey, as Rising Stars.
CHICAGO, IL -- Super Lawyer Magazine has announced its' 2013 list of Illinois' top lawyers, Super Lawyers, and four lawyers from Peck Bloom LLC have been recognized. Once again acknowledged as Super Lawyers are Ken Bloom and Kerry Peck. These litigation attorneys in Chicago have both been named as Super Lawyers in the past. Bloom
made the cut in 2007 through 2010, while Peck was credited every year from 2008-2011.
Cameron DeGuerre and Tim Richey, both Partners at Peck Bloom, have been recognized as 2013 Rising Stars by the magazine.
"We are extremely honored to be recognized by Super Lawyers Magazine. To be identified for our work by our peers is both humbling and gratifying. At Peck Bloom we strive to provide exceptional legal service to our clients and it's very rewarding to know that our legal colleagues acknowledge this," noted Kerry Peck, Managing Partner at Peck Bloom, LLC (www.peckbloom.com).
The Super Lawyers designation spotlights exceptional lawyers in more than 70 practice areas. Recipients are nominated by their peers for their dedication to achievement in their area of law and adherence to the highest ethical standards. After they have been nominated, lawyers are subject to a thorough, multi-phase selection process that includes independent research along with an evaluation of peer nominations.
Rising Stars are lawyers who are 40 or younger and have been practicing law for 10 years or less. Nominees must have been personally observed in action by their peer nominator. No more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are named to the list.
Kerry Peck is a Chicago litigation attorney with more than 30 years of experience. His areas of expertise include: trust and estate litigation, estate planning and administration, probate, guardianship and elder law. He is Past President of the Chicago Bar Association and is currently a member of the American Bar Association's Commission on Law and Aging.
Ken Bloom is also a founder and partner at Peck Bloom, LLC. He is a CPA and practices in the areas of: estate planning and administration, probate, asset protection, real estate, special needs trusts, corporate and business matters. He is among the top 6 percent of Illinois estate planning attorneys.
Cameron DeGuerre is a partner at Peck Bloom, LLC. She practices in the areas of: trust and estate litigation, probate litigation, fiduciary defense litigation, elder law, estate planning, special needs planning and estate administration with a focus on contested trusts and estates.
Tim Richey is a partner at Peck Bloom, LLC, concentrating on will, trust and probate issues, including estate administration, guardianship and contested estate and trust litigation. He has been appointed to serve as Special Assistant Attorney General in actions related to Illinois health care and disability law.
About Peck Bloom, LLC:
Peck Bloom, LLC is a boutique Chicago law firm that provides excellent representation in a variety of areas including probate litigation, guardianship litigation, trust litigation, administration of estates and trusts, elder law, estate planning, asset protection, corporate law, tax law, litigation attorney services, and special needs planning.
Peck Bloom, LLC
105 W. Adams Street, 31st Floor
Chicago, Illinois 60603
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