RTG Successfully Defends Landlord Client in Breach of Contract Dispute

In a landlord-tenant dispute, Darrell Graham and Ashley Stump secured a defense victory concerning breach of contract elements on behalf of their landlord client.

The case involved a dispute regarding the buildout of property owned by Metropolitan Square Plaza leased for a pizza restaurant, Slyce Coal Fired Pizza. The lease allocated responsibilities between the landlord […]

Super Lawyers Recognizes Roeser Tanner & Graham Attorneys for Third Consecutive Year

January 2022

Continuing their streak of recognition among peers and clients, Roeser Tanner & Graham announced that all litigation partners were once again named to the Illinois Super Lawyers list in 2022 for their outstanding business litigation and appellate work.

The honorees include:

Peter S. Roeser
Matthew D. Tanner
Darrell J. Graham
Charles S. Bergen

Super Lawyers […]

Roeser Tanner & Graham Attorneys and Firm Honored by Best Lawyers and U.S. News and World Report

November 2021

Roeser Tanner & Graham is proud to announce that Best Lawyers has selected Charles Bergen and Darrell Graham for inclusion in their Best Lawyers in America list and U.S. News and World Report has recognized RTG as a Best Law Firm in 2022.

Bergen and Graham have once again been recognized as Best Lawyers […]

All Roeser Tanner & Graham Attorneys Distinguished as 2021 Leading Lawyers

Roeser Tanner & Graham announces the selection of five firm attorneys to the 2021 list of Leading Lawyers.

RTG Attorneys Receive 2021 Super Lawyers Distinction

Roeser Tanner & Graham is proud to announce the inclusion of four of its attorneys to the 2021 Illinois Super Lawyers list.

Charles Bergen and Darrell Graham Named 2021 Best Lawyers

Charles Bergen and Darrell Graham have been named Best Lawyers by The Best Lawyers in America.

RTG Successfully Defends IT Execs Against TRO During Pandemic

Darrell Graham and Matthew Tanner effectively defeated the motion for a temporary restraining order on a breach of contract accusation via video conference.

RTG Attorneys Named Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Lawyers

March 2020

Roeser Tanner & Graham is pleased to announce attorneys Peter Roeser, Darrell Graham and Charles Bergen have been named as 2020 AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell.

In addition, Peter Roeser has been rated as a Martindale-Hubbell 2020 Client Champion, a recognition of his client service.

The AV Preeminent rating is the highest Martindale-Hubbell rating awarded. Attorneys are ranked by peers on their […]

Trial Victory for Business Owner Accused of Breach of Contract

March 2020

Roeser Tanner & Graham secured a complete trial victory for a business owner in which Peter Roeser, Darrell Graham and Matthew Tanner flipped the script of the narrative portrayed by the plaintiff.

The case centered on two former business partners who owned and operated commercial real estate projects throughout Illinois. In 2015, the two […]

RTG Guides Business Partners Through Dissolution and Reformation of Company

February 2020

Roeser Tanner & Graham successfully represented two business partners in dispute with a third partner.

In 2019, two business partners in a closely held suburban Chicago company sought to separate themselves from another partner. This created challenges with the partnership agreement and raised issues regarding the dollar amount with which the two partners would […]

RTG Secures Favorable Settlement for Small Business Owner in Insurance Dispute

February 2020

Roeser Tanner & Graham successfully represented a small business owner in a commercial property insurance dispute involving roof damage.

In the case, the roof of a suburban Chicago business owner’s building sustained catastrophic damage due to inclement weather. The insurance company denied coverage based on an exclusion.

Darrell Graham, Peter Roeser and Matthew Tanner represented […]

RTG Attorneys Selected to 2020 Illinois Super Lawyers List

Roeser Tanner & Graham is pleased to announce that four of its attorneys have been selected to the 2020 Illinois Super Lawyers list.

RTG Successfully Defeats 10-Count Claim for IT Company

May 2019

Roeser Tanner & Graham successfully defended a healthcare solutions IT company against a 10-count complaint in the Northern District of Illinois.

Darrell Graham represented the company against multiple high-risk claims including tortious interference, breach of fiduciary duty and violation of the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act in both an initial and an amended complaint.

The […]

RTG Obtains Favorable Settlement for Plaintiff in Employment Discrimination Case

May 2019

Darrell Graham obtained a favorable settlement for the plaintiff in an employment discrimination case.

In 2017, the firm was appointed by the court to represent a woman who filed FMLA and discrimination claims against a transportation company. After prolonged litigation and on the eve of trial, the defendant paid a substantial settlement including attorney […]

RTG Secures Favorable Settlement in Retaliation Lawsuit Against GSA

August 20, 2012

Roeser Tanner & Graham earned another favorable result for its clients, this time representing two African-American employees, Felicia Tuck and Aneesah Muhammad, of the General Services Administration (“GSA”), who alleged they were subjected to employment discrimination and retaliation on the basis of race.

Darrell Graham took the case over on the eve of […]

Graham Shares Insights with Law 360 on Kraft Foods $600 Million Appeal

February 25, 2014

Law 360 reported today that Kraft Foods Inc. urged the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals to uphold the dismissal of a $600 million suit accusing the company of sending unsolicited emails.

Kraft attorney Darrell Graham successfully argued at trial that the case should be dismissed because the plaintiff was not a bona fide […]

RTG Attorneys Named to Chicago’s 2014 Top Rated Lawyers List

July 2, 2014

Darrell Graham and Peter Roeser were named in the 2014 edition of Chicago’s Top Rated Lawyers for commercial litigation. The publication features legal talent from the metropolitan area and is distributed with The Chicago Tribune and The Wall Street Journal. The list includes those lawyers who have been rated by their peers […]