Dec 20, 2018
HSPRD is proud to announce Matt Piers among one of the Leading & Emerging Government & Public Finance […]
Aug 07, 2017
HSPRD attorneys Matthew Piers, Juliet Berger-White, Caryn Lederer, and Charlie Wysong represented the relator-plaintiff in a case that settled as part of a […]
Mar 24, 2017
On March 22, 2017, HSPRD filed an amici curiae (friends of the court) brief on behalf of a group of police chiefs and sheriffs from jurisdictions across the country.
Jan 13, 2017
We are proud to announce that twelve of our attorneys have been selected as 2016 Illinois Super Lawyers and three of our attorneys have been selected as 2016 Illinois Rising Stars.
Nov 22, 2016
Our firm has and will continue to tirelessly work to protect the rights of these and other vulnerable individuals, including, if necessary, by challenging government action that is discriminatory, unconstitutional, or unlawful.
Nov 16, 2016
HSPRD is proud to be recognized by Chicago Lawyer Magazine, in their annual settlements survey, for the largest reported settlement of an Illinois business case during 2016.
Oct 25, 2016
A newly filed lawsuit against Cook County judges alleges that thousands of impoverished arrestees are being illegally detained in Cook County jail due solely to their inability to pay their monetary bonds, and that the illegal practices complained of disparately impact African Americans.
May 25, 2016
HSPRD and the American Immigration Council (AIC), are acting as co-counsel in a lawsuit against U.S. Department of Homeland Security and U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) seeking more transparency in the annual H–1B visa lottery system.
May 24, 2016
HSPRD shareholder Matthew Piers will be co-hosting a fundraising reception for U.S. Senate Candidate Tammy Duckworth on Tuesday, May 24th in Washington, D.C.
Apr 08, 2016
HSPRD hosted Ari Berman, author of “Give Us the Ballot,” for a book talk as part of the American Constitution Society Chicago Chapter Luncheon earlier this week.
Feb 26, 2016
HSPRD shareholder Matt Piers and Claudia Flores, former attorney at HSPRD, were honored by Law Project at the Chicago Coalition for the Homeless at the Justice Circle Reception last evening.
Oct 19, 2015
HSPRD, last week filed a class action lawsuit in Cook County Circuit Court against Presbyterian Homes on behalf of elderly residents of three Chicago subsidized-rent apartment buildings
Oct 12, 2015
HSPRD’s Matthew Piers spoke at a panel for the National Latino Law Student Association’s 19th annual conference held recently at the Northwestern University School of Law.
Sep 28, 2015
Last week, HSPRD along with the Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law filed a federal class action lawsuit on behalf of Chicago public housing residents against the Chicago Housing Authority (CHA).