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2022 Vault Rankings

About Much Shelist, P.C.

Much Shelist is a full-service firm with offices in Chicago and Newport Beach, California. Founded in 1970 by lawyer-friends Morrie Much and Michael Shelist, the firm has grown to about 100 attorneys strong today.

For a smaller firm, Much Shelist sure boasts a resume that packs a punch. Among a few highlights: the firm’s private equity, venture capital, and M&A attorneys completed more than 60 transactions in a recent two-year period; the firm’s business and finance attorneys handled transactions worth more than $1 billion in recent span of 12 months; and the firm’s IP attorneys have more than 1,700 registered patents and 2,500 trademarks under their belts.

Much Shelist, P.C.

191 North Wacker Drive
Suite 1800
Chicago, IL 60606-1615
Phone: (312) 521-2000

Firm Stats

President: David Brown
Total No. Attorneys (2021):
50 - 100

No. of U.S. Offices: 2

No. of International Offices: 0

Major Office Locations

Chicago, IL
Newport Beach, CA

Major Departments

Business & Finance
Construction
Creditors' Rights, Insolvency & Business Bankruptcy
Health Care
Intellectual Property & Technology
Labor & Employment
Litigation & Dispute Resolution
Policyholders' Insurance Coverage
Real Estate
Startups & Venture Capital
Wealth Transfer & Successful Planning