Burke, Warren, MacKay & Serritella, P.C. Welcomes Stephen H. Pugh As Shareholder


Burke, Warren, MacKay & Serritella, P.C. Welcomes

Stephen H. Pugh As Shareholder

Nationally-recognized trial attorney joins prominent Chicago law firm

CHICAGO - January 16, 2020 - Burke, Warren, MacKay & Serritella, P.C., an independent, full-service Chicago law firm, is pleased to announce that Stephen H. Pugh, a nationally-recognized trial attorney, has joined the firm as a Shareholder. Mr. Pugh joins Burke, Warren from Pugh, Jones & Johnson, P.C., which Mr. Pugh co-founded more than 28 years ago, creating what became one of the largest minority-owned firms in the U.S.

“My colleagues and I are very proud that Stephen Pugh has chosen to join our firm,” said Jeffrey D. Warren, President of Burke, Warren, MacKay & Serritella. “Stephen’s depth of experience and preeminent reputation as an advocate, counselor, and leader will strengthen our existing litigation, transactional, and government relations practices and our opportunities for growth.” James A. Serritella, Shareholder of Burke, Warren, MacKay & Serritella, added, “Steve Pugh is a highly regarded and distinguished attorney who will be an important addition to our firm.”

Stephen Pugh is a legal veteran and award-winning attorney who has spent decades representing and guiding businesses, government entities, and educational institutions in a broad range of complex disputes, transactions, and internal and external corporate investigations. He has tried numerous jury and bench trials and also has an active appellate practice, having argued many cases before the United States Circuit Courts of Appeals and the Illinois Supreme Court. For the past 14 years, Mr. Pugh has earned recognition as a Leading Lawyer and an Illinois Super Lawyer by Leading Lawyers Network and Super Lawyers, respectively.

“I am very happy to be moving my practice to Burke, Warren, MacKay & Serritella,” said Stephen Pugh. “Burke, Warren is highly regarded throughout the Chicago legal community. The firm’s personal approach to client service coupled with the tremendous amount of synergies between my practice at Pugh Jones and Burke, Warren is particularly well-suited to my clients’ interests, and provides a broader platform for developing future business in litigation and public finance. Everyone at the firm has been extremely welcoming, and I look forward to working with my new colleagues to provide the highest caliber legal services to our clients.”

About Burke, Warren, MacKay & Serritella, P.C.

Burke, Warren, MacKay & Serritella, P.C. is a mid-sized, full-service Chicago law firm. As the Illinois member firm of Lawyers Associated Worldwide, Burke, Warren delivers first-rate legal services to its clients on a global scale. Founded in 1992, Burke, Warren remains an independent law firm that is committed to providing its clients with personalized, cost-effective legal services and maintaining its culture of one-on-one responsiveness and a sense of true partnership.  Burke, Warren is committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse workforce through equal hiring, training, and promotions that foster an inclusive work environment. For more information about Burke, Warren, contact 312-840-7000 or visit www.burkelaw.com.

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