We are proud to announce Chambers and Partners USA, the annual guide to the best lawyers and law firms, has recognized Novack and Macey LLP for its work in Commercial Litigation in Illinois and ranked co-founding partners Stephen Novack and Eric N. Macey as leaders in their field.

  • Stephen Novack is listed in Band 1
  • Eric Macey is listed in Band 3

According to Chambers and Partners USA:

Novack and Macey is a “well-regarded litigation firm that assists plaintiffs and defendants with a broad range of complex matters. The firm is proficient at handling litigation involving sectors such as real estate, financial services, energy, and manufacturing. The firm is also known for its representation of legal industry professionals, and its significant appellate offering." Chambers also noted, "the firm's expertise includes consumer fraud, online privacy, and breach of contract work." 

Clients interviewed described Novack and Macey as "a boutique litigation firm with the expertise and experience to handle major cases.” A client said, "the team is very good at digging into very complex issues." A further interviewee commented, "It is one of the finest law firms in the city of Chicago," highlighting the team's "tireless preparation and excellent quality and work ethic." 

Chambers described Stephen Novack as having “a wealth of experience defending corporate clients in large-scale class-action suits and institutional litigation involving civil fraud, breaches of contract and wrongful conduct, among other issues.” Steve's clients said:

"He's one of the finest attorneys in the city. His preparation is unmatched and he is extremely thorough."

"A top-notch business lawyer."

Chambers described Eric Macey as being "recognized for his strength in both state and federal court proceedings involving a range of commercial disputes, including consumer fraud and unfair business practice suits." Eric's clients said:

"Eric is an experienced trial lawyer who knows his way around the courtroom."

"He is a master of strategy, a forceful advocate, and is excellent at cross-examining witnesses."

Chambers surveys and interviews clients and lawyers across the United States to determine which firms and attorneys are considered leaders in their field. Rankings assess key qualities in the legal field, including technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial astuteness, diligence, and commitment.

The full list of ranked law firms and attorneys can be found here