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Matthew Adair

I had the privilege of sitting down and talking with Matthew J. Adair, an asbestos litigation attorney here at Cooney and Conway to ask him some questions about how he started his career in asbestos litigation.

Scott Bernstein:…

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John Lattner was a champion his entire life. His football fame, including winning the Heisman Trophy and twice winning the Maxwell Award during his time at the University of Notre Dame, is iconic and unsurpassed.  John’s charity and big-heartedness are treasured by all those whom he helped…

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Though it is now widely recognized as a cancer-causing toxin, asbestos once was a very popular building material, commonly used in hundreds of products and countless structures across the United States until the 1970s. Asbestos is still used in the U.S., but to a much lesser extent.

The Night Ministry helping the homeless community of Chicago, IL

On a recent afternoon, Cooney & Conway employees came together during their lunch hour to create an assembly line. They had one goal: to do good for those in need. One by one, the volunteers filled bags with essentials including toothpaste, toothbrushes, shampoo, soap and combs, creating…

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In celebration of Cinco de Mayo, Cooney & Conway employees came together for an office luncheon, and raised over $400 for charity in the process. The funds will benefit San Jose Obrero Mission, a local organization that provides shelter, life skills coaching, and support to families and…

Kevin J. Conway

Helping motivated young people reach their educational goals is important to Kevin J. Conway. Fittingly, a grant in Mr. Conway’s honor was awarded this month to Launch U, which is a program dedicated to youth mentorship.

This prestigious honor was made possible by Lawyers Lend-A-Hand to…

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Those wishing to pursue a legal career must be admitted to the bar in the jurisdiction in which they will practice.  Fresh from law school, all students must first pass the bar examination. Each state controls both the design and the criteria of this exam. In Illinois, the bar exam is a…