Lenny has nearly three decades of experience in civil and in criminal matters involving a wide range of trial, other litigation and counseling services. As a Founding Partner of Massey & Gail and as a Partner with Bartlit Beck Herman Palenchar & Scott, he has led litigation teams on complex matters nationwide. As Deputy General Counsel and Senior Vice President at Bank One (a Fortune 100 diversified financial services company later acquired by JP Morgan Chase), he managed a wide array of practice groups and served as the Law, Compliance and Government Relations Department’s Chief Financial Officer, with a $100 million-plus budget. And as an Assistant United States Attorney, he directed investigations and trial teams including multi-million-dollar corporate fraud matters.
He has taken to trial or argued on appeal nearly two dozen substantial matters covering a variety of legal areas. Representative cases have involved antitrust, banking, bankruptcy, constitutional, contract, employment, environmental, fraud, labor, patent, product liability, professional malpractice, real estate, regulatory, securities, and technology issues.
LOCATION: Chicago, IL
LICENSED TO PRACTICE IN: Illinois, US Supreme Court, US Court of Appeals (Federal Circuit), US Court of Appeals (1st Circuit), US Court of Appeals (2nd Circuit), US Court of Appeals (3rd Circuit), US Court of Appeals (5th Circuit), US Court of Appeals (6th Circuit), US Court of Appeals (7th Circuit), US Court of Appeals (9th Circuit), US Court of Appeals (10th Circuit), Northern District of Illinois, Eastern District of Michigan
CURRENT FIRM: Massey & Gail LLP
Kirkland & Ellis
LAW SCHOOL: Harvard University
Litigation and Dispute Resolution
(Commercial/Contract Disputes, Antitrust, Appellate — Appeals and Writs, Arbitration and Mediation, Bankruptcy, Commercial/Contract Disputes, Constitutional, Construction, Defamation, Eminent Domain and Condemnation, Employment, Energy, Energy and Infrastructure, Environmental, Financial Services, Healthcare, Insurance Coverage and Bad Faith, Intellectual Property, Landlord-Tenant, Product Liability, Professional Liability and Malpractice Claims, Real Estate, Securities, Telecommunications, White Collar Defense)
Bankruptcy and Restructuring
(Bankruptcy Appeals, Litigation)
(Litigation — Patent | Litigation — Trade Secret, Copyright, Trademark and Unfair Competition)