Heyl Royster



Denning Joins the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel


Michael Denning was recently elected as a member of the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel (FDCC). Membership in the FDCC is selective and by nomination only. Mike has become the third attorney in the firm to be elected to FDCC, along with partners Steve Heine and Gary Nelson. Mike concentrates his practice in civil defense litigation, including medical malpractice and nursing home litigation, as well as trucking litigation. Mike regularly represents the firm's clients in jury trials, high-exposure mediations and settlement conferences, and a myriad of other litigation-related activities. He is also a member of the Defense Research Institute, the Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel and the Illinois State Bar Association.

The Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel (FDCC) is an organization that is composed of recognized leaders in the legal community who have achieved professional distinction, is dedicated to promoting knowledge, fellowship, and professionalism of its members as they pursue the course of a balanced justice system and represent those in need of a defense in civil lawsuits.