For Immediate Release
Contact: Anthony McClellon
EM3 Co-Founder & Managing Partner Jamal M. Edwards, recognized as a 2020 Illinois Super Lawyer®
Chicago, IL (February 3, 2020) – Edwards Maxson Mago & Macaulay, LLP, or EM3 Law, is pleased to announce that our co-founder and managing partner, Jamal M. Edwards, has been selected among the 2020 Illinois Super Lawyers list by Super Lawyers Magazine. Each year, no more than 5% of the lawyers in Illinois are selected as “Super Lawyers” by the magazine’s research team, and no more than 2.5% of the lawyers in Illinois who are 40 years old or younger are selected as a Super Lawyers’ “Rising Stars.”
Jamal was first recognized by Super Lawyer’s magazine in 2009, when he as named an Illinois Rising Star. Since then he’s been repeatedly recognized as such in Illinois and Michigan and made his first appearance on the Super Lawyer’s list in 2020.
Jamal has also received several other legal and business awards throughout his career, including being named a Top 40 under 40 by Crain’s Chicago Business in 2011, a National Black Lawyer’s Top 40 under 40 in 2016 and then a Top 100 Lawyer by the National Black Lawyers since 2017, and he now sits on their Executive Committee.
The Firm congratulates Jamal on his achievements and many honors, and looks forward working with him to continuing to represent our clients at the highest level.
Edwards Maxson Mago and Macaulay, LLP, or EM3, is a new class of professional law firm that utilizes the experience and talent of attorneys nationally recognized in their fields to deliver lean, business-focused legal counsel to businesses and entrepreneurs. EM3 honors a conscientious, value-based approach to business and the law. It operates across the U.S. with offices in Atlanta, Austin, Chicago, Dallas and New York. EM3 is a certified minority-owned law firm by the National Minority Supplier’s Diversity Council, and was named a 2020 Best Law firm by U.S. News and World Report. More information on the firm is available at EM3law.com.