Rachel Sher Joins Butler Rubin As An Associate

CHICAGO - Rachel Sher has joined the Chicago law firm Butler Rubin Saltarelli & Boyd LLP as an associate. At Butler Rubin, she will concentrate her practice in the firm's complex business disputes practice.

Most recently, Sher was a an associate at Sidley Austin LLP, where she worked in the Intellectual Property Litigation Group on a variety of patent, trade secret, computer fraud and abuse and franchise claims. While a student at the University of Chicago Law School, she worked at Sidley Austin as a summer associate. She also worked as a summer intern in the Federal Defender Program for the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.

A 2007 graduate of the University of Chicago Law School, Sher participated in the Mandel Legal Aid Clinic's Criminal and Juvenile Justice Project. She received her B.A. from Northwestern University in 2001 and an M.A. in Early Childhood and Elementary Education from New York University in 2003.

Sher is active in a number of community activities, including serving as a member of the Teach for America Auxiliary Board and as a member of the Lynn Sage Foundation Board.

Formed in 1980, Chicago-based Butler Rubin has established itself as a well-known litigation boutique assisting clients nationally and internationally in the core practice areas of reinsurance and commercial litigation, including antitrust, competition law and opt-out antitrust litigation; creditors/debtors rights; class action defense; and products liability and mass tort matters.

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