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Raymond  Lyons

Practices

Product Liability
Catastrophic Loss
Transportation
Construction

Education

Mr. Lyons received a B.S. in mathematics in 1973 from Loyola University of Chicago. He received his J.D., with honors, in 1980 from DePaul University College of Law.

Admissions

Mr. Lyons was admitted to the Illinois bar in 1980 and has also been admitted to the following federal trial courts:
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois (including the trial bar)
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Indiana
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin
     
In addition, Mr. Lyons has been admitted pro hac vice in 20-25 states and federal courts throughout the country.

Raymond Lyons, Jr.

Of Counsel
CONTACT INFORMATION
Tel: 312-448-6233
Fax: 312-726-2273
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  • Lipe Lyons Announces 2022 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars
    February 2, 2022

    The firm is pleased to announce that five of our Shareholders Jeffrey Lipe, Raymond Lyons, Edward Murphy, James Whalen, and Jordan Tank, and four of our associates Alejandra Barcenas, Ryan Eckert, Riley Gallagher, and Elise Ruff, were recognized as Super Lawyers and Rising Stars for the 2022 Illinois Super Lawyers List published in the most recent issue of Super Lawyers Magazine, a publication from Thomson Reuters and the publishers of Chicago magazine. We invite you to learn more about our attorneys by visiting their Attorney Bios.

  • 2021 Illinois Supers Lawyers List
    February 4, 2021

    The firm is pleased to announce that name partners Jeffrey H. Lipe, Raymond Lyons, Jr. and Edward J. Murphy and partner James H. Whalen have been named to the 2021 Illinois Super Lawyers List published in the most recent issue of Super Lawyers Magazine, a publication from Thomson Reuters and the publishers of Chicago magazine.  These lawyers have been recognized per below:

    Jeffrey H. Lipe (civil litigation, construction litigation)
    Raymond Lyons, Jr. (personal injury - products, general litigation, construction litigation)
    Edward J. Murphy (personal injury - products, insurance coverage, class action/mass torts)
    James H. Whalen (business litigation, construction litigation, personal injury – products)
       
    Super Lawyers selects attorneys using a rigorous, multi-stage process in which peer nominations and evaluations are combined with independent research.  All candidates are evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement.  Each year, lawyers are invited to nominate the top attorneys they have personally observed in action.  Researchers then evaluate candidates based on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement.  Candidates are then grouped according to their primary practice areas and final selections are made by special review panels composed of leading lawyers in each state. 
      
    In addition, partner Jordan Tank, and associates Alejandra Barcenas, Sarah Bourdet, John Dark, Ryan Eckert and Elaina Valtierra have been named to the 2021 Rising Stars List by Super Lawyers, which is also published in the most recent issue of Super Lawyers Magazine.  The selection process for the Rising Stars list is the same as the Super Lawyers selection process, with one exception: to be eligible for inclusion in Rising Stars, a candidate must be either 40 years old or younger or in practice for 10 years or less. No more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in Illinois are named to the Rising Stars list. These attorneys were recognized as Rising Stars in the following fields:
     
    Jordan M. Tank (business litigation, personal Injury - general, professional liability, appellate, construction litigation)
    Alejandra Barcenas (civil litigation, construction litigation, personal injury - general, business litigation)
    Sarah Bourdet (construction litigation)
    John Dark (civil litigation)
    Ryan Eckert (civil litigation)
    Elaina Valtierra (civil litigation, construction litigation, personal injury - medical malpractice, personal injury - products, professional liability)