October 3, 2012
TMCnet Legal published a feature article on the selection of Chicago office managing partner Henry T. Kelly as Best Lawyers’ 2013 Chicago Communications Law “Lawyer of the Year.”
The article stated the award is conferred upon a lawyer through a peer-review process of clients and legal professionals. For each practice and designated metropolitan area, only one lawyer is honored as the “Lawyer of the Year.”
TMCnet stated Mr. Kelly for more than 25 years has advocated for companies in telecommunications-related matters involving commercial transactions, municipal regulations, class action defense, state and federal pre-emption issues, intellectual property and actions enforcing state and telecommunications laws. The article noted Mr. Kelly’s recent representation of Madison Dearborn Partners in the $1 billion sale of NextG Communication to Crown Castle. It also highlighted his successful defense of Peerless Network, a growing carrier in Chicago, against patent infringement claims.
To read the full article, click here.