Heyl Royster



Clayton and Pomatto Added to List of Firm’s Best Lawyers


Seven Heyl Royster partners are listed in the 2015 edition of Best Lawyers in America– including two new Best Lawyers®. For 2015, Roger Clayton (Peoria) and Doug Pomatto (Rockford) have been added to the Best Lawyers® directory in the area of Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants. The firm's partners who were again named as Best Lawyers® are: Tim Bertschy for Commercial Litigation (since 2010); Steve Heine for Railroad Law (since 2013); Brad Ingram for Employment Law – Management (since 2010); Lisa LaConte for Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Defendants (since 2013); and Chris Larson for Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Defendants (since 2008).

Best Lawyers® is one of the most robust peer-review directories in the legal profession and it rates attorneys in a wide range of practice areas internationally. The inclusion process is designed to capture the consensus opinion of leading lawyers about the professional abilities of their colleagues within the same geographical area and legal practice area.