Fisher Phillips Announces Attorneys Listed in Illinois Super Lawyers and Rising Stars of 2014
The Chicago office of Fisher Phillips has announced that Craig Annunziata, managing partner of the Chicago office, is included in Illinois Super Lawyers 2014 and Nesheba Kittling, partner, is included in Rising Stars 2014.
Super Lawyers magazine designates five percent of attorneys in each state as chosen by their peers and through the independent research of Law & Politics. Rising Stars names the state's top up-and-coming attorneys.
Annunziata is managing partner of the represents management in employment-related disputes. The majority of his practice is before federal and state courts and alternative dispute forums throughout the United States. He also defends management against charges filed with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and related state agencies. A significant portion of his practice is devoted to counseling management.
Kittling is a partner and the majority of her practice is before federal and state courts and alternative dispute forums throughout the United States. Her practice includes defending management against employment discrimination claims arising under Title VII, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, and the Family and Medical Leave Act. She also advises employers on a broad range of other employment-related issues, including employment terminations and personnel policies and procedures.
In selecting attorneys to be listed in Super Lawyers, Law & Politics employs a rigorous, multiphase process. Peer nominations and evaluations are combined with third party research. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. Selections are made on an annual, state-by-state basis.