Roeser Tanner & Graham Named a Best Law Firm in 2021 by U.S. News and World Report

Roeser Tanner & Graham is pleased to announce the firm has been named a 2021 Best Law Firm by U.S. News and World Report and Best Lawyers.

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

RTG Successfully Represents Federal Agent in Bivens Claim

April 2020

Matthew Tanner successfully represented a federal agent against accusations of violating the plaintiff’s Fourth Amendment rights.

A Veterans Affairs police lieutenant alleged Roeser Tanner & Graham’s client, a VA police detective, installed a hidden camera at the direction of his Chief, in an office where female officers changed in and out of uniform.

The plaintiff […]

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 Named a 2020 Best Law Firm by U.S. News & World Report

November 2019

Roeser Tanner & Graham is pleased to announce the firm has been selected to the 2020 list of Best Law Firms by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers.

The firm earned the ranking of Metropolitan Tier 1 in Chicago in the field of Commercial Litigation for the third consecutive year.

This honor comes […]

Charles Bergen and Darrell Graham Selected as 2020 Best Lawyers

August 2019

Roeser Tanner & Graham is pleased to announce that Charles Bergen and Darrell Graham have been named to the 2020 Best Lawyers list.

This year marks the eighth consecutive selection for Bergen and the fifth for Graham to the peer-nominated list in the field of Commercial Litigation.

Bergen has represented clients in complex and financially significant […]

Victoria Huang Joins RTG

June 2019

Roeser Tanner & Graham is pleased to announce that Victoria Huang has joined the firm as a litigation associate. She will focus her work on complex commercial litigation.

Prior to joining the firm, Victoria was an associate at a boutique suburban firm handling a litigation caseload in Cook, DuPage and Will counties. Her experience […]

Peter Roeser Named Crain’s 2019 Notable Gen X Leader

June 2019

Roeser Tanner & Graham is pleased to announce that Peter Roeser has been named a Crain’s Chicago 2019 Notable Gen X Leader in Law.

Clients and industry leaders nominated Roeser for the award in April 2019, lauding him for his work protecting business owners from internal and external threats and his ability to navigate […]

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 Significant Win for Marketing Agency Founder in Contentious Dispute

May 2019

Peter Roeser and Matthew Tanner secured a significant win for the co-founder of a marketing agency after a contentious dispute with the other founder.

In 2011, two business partners founded a digital marketing agency that grew into a successful business. In 2018, one partner attempted to buy out the other for far less than […]

RTG Leads Deal to Restore Multi-Unit Apartment Building in Chicago

May 2019

Roeser Tanner & Graham is pleased to announce that Zachary Rustad successfully represented Chicago’s A2 Real Estate Group LLC in the restoration of a multi-unit apartment building that was the subject of condemnation proceedings.

Rustad assisted in the purchase of the distressed building, removal of the court order of demolition and ultimately obtained city […]

All RTG Litigators Named to 2019 Illinois Super Lawyers List

Roeser Tanner & Graham is pleased to announce that all firm litigators have been named to the 2019 Illinois Super Lawyers list.

Peter Roeser, Darrell Graham, Matthew Tanner and Charles Bergen have each been recognized as leaders in their field.

Roeser was named in the following categories:
• Business Litigation
• Employment Litigation – Defense
• Employment Litigation – Plaintiff

Graham […]

Charles Bergen Recognized by 2019 Illinois Leading Lawyers

Roeser Tanner & Graham is pleased to announce that Charles Bergen has been recognized as a leader in his field by 2019 Illinois Leading Lawyers.

For more than 30 years, Bergen has represented clients in some of their most complex and financially significant cases. He has handled business and financial cases across myriad substantive disciplines […]

Matthew Tanner Elevated to Name Partner at Roeser Tanner & Graham

December 2018

The firm announced today it has elevated Matthew Tanner to name partner changing the firm name to Roeser Tanner & Graham LLC effective January 1, 2019.

Tanner is a commercial litigator with more than 25 years of experience at the trial and appellate levels and is a former Assistant United States Attorney in the Northern District of Illinois.

“Matt is a tenacious litigator who has embodied the client-centric approach of our […]