Overview

About the Company

Small but mighty, Miller Shakman Levine & Feldman has a bench of 15 master litigators. Founded in the Windy City, the firm has remained true to its roots, with one office located in the heart of the Chicago Loop.

Windy City Heavyweights

Miller Shakman was founded in 1946 by Supreme Court Justice Arthur Goldberg and Carl Devoe, and from then on, its attorney roster has been nothing but star-studded. Among the list of well-known names is Mike Shakman, whose name is not just on the firm itself, but is very familiar within the Chicago legal scene. The “Shakman decrees” —federal court orders issued in the 1970s and 1980s that barred the City of Chicago and Cook County from engaging in patronage hiring and firing—were the result of the lawsuits filed by Shakman himself, and the...