Brian Blitz Named One of Chicago’s 2019 Notable Gen X Leaders in Law by Crain’s Chicago Business

June 2, 2019

Berger Schatz is proud to announce that Principal, Brian Blitz has been named to Crain’s list of Chicago’s 2019 Notable Gen X Leaders in Law.

Clients and esteemed leaders in the legal community nominated Mr. Blitz for the award, lauding him for his exceptional counsel in complex divorce and family law issues. Recognized for his discretion with high-profile clients, including leaders in business, finance, entertainment and sports, and their spouses, Mr. Blitz was also praised for his compassion and understanding in difficult situations.

A philanthropist and consummate volunteer, Mr. Blitz is active in a variety of charitable organizations. He recently launched the firm’s popular Big Brothers Big Sisters program, pairing attorneys with teens in the community.

Criteria for selection, in this first-ever award category for Crain’s, included:  

  • Possessing the ability or power to effect change in their role and/or area of practice at the firm
  • Being a role model or mentor to other attorneys
  • Holding a leadership position in the industry outside of the candidate’s own organization or company, including professional organizations and community service initiatives

Chicago’s 2019 Notable Gen X Leaders in Law honorees are profiled in a special editorial feature in Crain’s June 3, 2019 print issue and online.

Berger Schatz is one of the largest and most highly regarded firms in the nation dedicated exclusively to the practice of matrimonial and family law.