CHICAGO, September 10, 2015 – Bruce Meckler, vice chair of Cozen O’Connor’s Commercial Litigation Practice Group and chair of Legal Fee Solutions LLC, was named to the 2015 Crain’s Chicago Business list of “Who’s Who in Chicago Business” – one of only 30 lawyers named to the law section. It is Meckler’s fourth time on the annual list.
Now in its 25th year, the 2015 “Who’s Who in Chicago Business” list highlights more than 500 of Chicago’s most influential civic, professional and cultural leaders, as chosen by the Crain’s editorial staff. Meckler was recognized for his professional as well as his civic and charitable contributions.
See Crain’s entry for Bruce Meckler and the entire listing of “Who’s Who in Business" here
Meckler’s practice at Cozen O’Connor consists of high-profile complex commercial, insurance reinsurance, white-collar criminal, and professional liability litigation. He also serves as counsel to a number of Fortune 500 companies.
In his role at Legal Fee Solutions, a full service expert consulting firm specializing in managed and disputed attorney fee issue and legal cost analysis, Meckler has testified as an attorney fee expert more than 40 times on behalf of clients in state federal and internal cases and has conducted or supervised hundreds of legal audits involving in excess of $5 billion in legal fees. He was recently named as the “Nation’s Most Experienced Attorney Fee Expert” by The National Association of Legal Fee auditors (NALFA).
Meckler is a member of the Judicial Inquiry Board for the State of Illinois and serves as an emeritus member of the Board of Trustees at The John Marshall Law School.
Previously, he was a long standing appointee to the Illinois Supreme Court’s Standing Committee on Professional Responsibility and recently served as Special Counsel for the United States before the Iran-United States Claims Tribunal at The Hague.
About Cozen O’Connor
Established in 1970, Cozen O’Connor has over 675 attorneys who help clients manage risk and make better business decisions. The firm counsels clients on their most sophisticated legal matters in all areas of the law, including litigation, corporate and regulatory law. Representing a broad array of leading global corporations and middle market companies, Cozen O’Connor serves its clients’ needs through 26 offices across two continents.
About Legal Fee Solutions LLC
Bruce Meckler and his team of experienced professionals have been providing attorney fee solutions and analysis in high profile cases for over 20 year. Legal Fee Solutions is one of the premier service firms providing managed and disputed attorney fee services to commercial, corporate, insurance and financial sector clients. On June, 1, 2015 Legal Fee Solutions became a stand alone affiliate of the Cozen O’Connor corporate network when Meckler Bulger Tilson combined with Cozen O’Connor.