Updated: February 28, 2013 6:03AM
John F. Shonkwiler, of Flossmoor, recently was named a Super Lawyer for 2013 by the Super Lawyers organization, a rating service of lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.
Shonkwiler is a partner at Novack and Macey LLP, a commercial litigation boutique in Chicago.
This is the fourth consecutive year that Shonkwiler has been chosen as a Super Lawyer.
The selection process is multi phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.
Only 5 percent of the lawyers in the state are chosen as Super Lawyers.
Shonkwiler is a graduate of the University of Michigan and the University of Illinois College of Law.
He concentrates his practice in commercial litigation matters, principally those involving contract actions, business torts, construction and real estate disputes and intellectual property issues.
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