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Aurora General and Commercial Litigation Lawyer Appointed to Supreme Court Committee

The Supreme Court Committee on Jury Instructions in Civil Cases is a body of distinguished lawyers from across Illinois who are responsible for drafting jury instructions and recommending them to the Supreme Court.

AURORA, ILLINOIS - JULY 10, 2017

kane county attorney patrick kinnallyThe Illinois Supreme Court has appointed Kane County Civil Litigation Attorney Patrick Kinnally to its Committee on Jury Instructions in Civil Cases. Kinnally is a partner at Kinnally Flaherty Krentz Loran Hodge & Masur, P.C., a well-regarded personal injury and commercial litigation law firm in Aurora, Illinois. This is the fourth consecutive year in which Mr. Kinnally has been selected to serve on the Committee. He was initially appointed in 2014.

The Supreme Court Committee on Jury Instructions in Civil Cases is a body of distinguished lawyers from across Illinois who are responsible for drafting jury instructions and recommending them to the Supreme Court. The instructions identify the legal requirements for a variety of legal claims recognized under Illinois law. They provide guidance for jurors in determining the outcome of the cases before them and they are used every day in courts throughout Illinois. Accurate and clear jury instructions are essential for the proper administration of justice.

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Aurora Attorney Paul Krentz Recognized in Leading Lawyers Magazine

Kinnally Flaherty Krentz Loran Hodge & Masur P.C. Partner Paul G. Krentz was featured in the 2017 Real Estate Edition of Leading Lawyers Magazine.

AURORA, ILLINOIS - APRIL 20, 2016

Paul G. Krentz Leading Lawyer The Aurora, Illinois, law firm of Kinnally Flaherty Krentz Loran Hodge & Masur P.C. is pleased to announce that Partner Paul G. Krentz was recognized in Leading Lawyers Magazine. The 2017 Real Estate Edition features Krentz in a three-page spread, entitled “Champion of Property Rights, the Injured and Abused,” covering his career and legal legacy.

For an attorney to be honored as a Leading Lawyer, he or she must be recommended by their legal peers and approved by the organization’s official state Advisory Board. Each nominee is judged on their quality, experience, and reputation in their specific areas of practice.

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Paul Krentz was recently featured in The Real Estate Edition for 2017 of Leading Lawyers Magazine. See Publications.

Patrick Kinnally was appointed Chair of the International Immigration Law Section Council 2016 - 2017 ISBA Year.

Aurora Personal Injury Law Firm Recognized as Kane County Bar Foundation Patron of the Year

The Aurora personal injury law firm Kinnally Flaherty Krentz Loran Hodge & Masur P.C. has been recognized as “Patron of the Year” by the Kane County Bar Foundation

AURORA, ILLINOIS - APRIL 21, 2016

Kane County personal injury lawyers The law firm of Kinnally Flaherty Krentz Loran Hodge & Masur P.C., located in Aurora, Illinois, is proud to announce that the Kane County Bar Foundation has recognized the firm as “Patron of the Year”.

Kinnally Flaherty Krentz Loran Hodge & Masur P.C. received the “Patron of the Year” distinction alongside another Aurora law firm for their continued support of the Foundation and its causes. The award was presented at the Kane County Bar Foundation Great Gatsby Gala at Elgin Country Club.

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Kane County Personal Injury Law Firm Announces Three Illinois Super Lawyers

The Kane County personal injury law firm of Kinnally Flaherty Krentz Loran Hodge & Masur P.C. announces that three of the firm’s partners have been named 2016 Super Lawyers in Illinois.

AURORA, ILLINOIS - MARCH 31, 2016

Kane County personal injury lawyer Kinnally Flaherty Krentz Loran Hodge & Masur P.C., an established personal injury law firm located in Aurora, Illinois, is pleased to announce that Partners Patrick M. Kinnally, Patrick M. Flaherty, and Paul G. Krentz have been recognized as 2016 Illinois Super Lawyers. This year marks Kinnally’s tenth Super Lawyers recognition, he earned the accolade from 2006-2007 and 2009-2016. Flaherty has been named a Super Lawyer for 12 years straight since 2005, and Krentz has received the honor annually since 2012.

Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters attorney rating service, recognizes outstanding lawyers across the country. In each state, no more than five percent of attorneys are named Super Lawyers. The extensive selection process includes independent research, peer nominations, and evaluations. Attorneys selected to receive this elite accolade must exhibit a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement within their respective field.

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Kane County Personal Injury Law Firm Hires New Associate

The Aurora personal injury and commercial litigation firm of Kinnally Flaherty Krentz Loran Hodge & Masur P.C. announces the addition of Associate Attorney Kristin A. Hoffman.

AURORA, ILLINOIS - JANUARY 20, 2016

Kane County personal injury lawyer Kinnally Flaherty Krentz Loran Hodge & Masur P.C., one of the premier law firms of Northern Illinois, is pleased to announce that Kristin A. Hoffman has joined the firm as an associate attorney.

Ms. Hoffman is a lifelong resident of the Fox Valley. She was born in Aurora and raised in Batavia where her father has practiced law for thirty years.

“I have great affection for this community and I look forward to helping the people I share it with,” says Ms. Hoffman.

Ms. Hoffman obtained her law degree from Marquette University Law School in 2015 at which time she also obtained a Sports Law Certificate from the National Sports Law Institute. While attending law school, Hoffman was an Articles & Research Editor for the Marquette Sports Law Review and was the recipient of several academic and writing honors. She was also inducted into the Marquette University Law School Pro Bono Society.

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Pat Kinnally, Pat Flaherty, Paul Krentz and Mark Masur have been named "Super Lawyers" in 2015 by survey of their peers, signifying that they are among the top 5 percent of all Illinois lawyers in their respective fields. Mr. Kinnally was honored in the field of General Litigation, Mr. Flaherty in the field of Personal Injury Litigation, Mr. Krentz in the field of Personal Injury Litigation and Mr. Masur in the field of Workers' Compensation. Pat Kinnally and Pat Flaherty have been named "Super Lawyers" every year since 2005.
Pat Kinnally, Pat Flaherty, Paul Krentz, Joe Loran and Mark Masur have been named "Leading Lawyers" in 2015 by survey of their peers, an award that is likewise limited to the top 5 percent of all Illinois lawyers in each field. Mr. Kinnally was honored in Commercial Litigation and Appellate Advocacy, Mr. Flaherty in Personal Injury, Workers' Compensation and Medical Malpractice, Mr. Krentz in Personal Injury, Mr. Loran in Commercial Litigation, Land Use, Zoning & Condemnation Law, Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice, and Mr. Masur in Personal Injury and Workers’ Compensation..
Pat Flaherty, Paul Krentz and Mark Masur have been selected in 2015 as among the Top 100 Trial Lawyers in Illinois by the American Trial Lawyers Association

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