SmithAmundsen LLC Promotes Two Attorneys to Partner

March 18, 2014

The law firm of SmithAmundsen LLC announces the recent promotion of two attorneys to partner. We are excited to promote these new partners as an indication of our growth and continued commitment to high quality client service.

Matthew Horn is an attorney in the firm’s Chicago office and a member of the Commercial Litigation, Corporate, and Construction Practice Groups. He concentrates on matters including breach of contract, bonding, mechanics lien, and asset and business valuation litigation and he represents contractors, developers, owners, manufacturers, and general industry in construction defect, property damage, fire damage, personal injury, and OSHA-related litigation. Matt frequently writes and speaks on construction-related topics, and is an integral member of many different legal and construction-related associations including the Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel, the Underground Contractors Association, and the Illinois Road and Transportation Builders Association. Matt received his law degree from The John Marshall Law School.

Sara Zorich is an attorney in the firm’s St. Charles office and a member of the Labor & Employment Practice Group. Her practice focuses on labor and employment law matters including employment discrimination, retaliation claims, unfair labor practices, governmental wage and hour audits, and immigration issues including I-9 audits, I-9 and E-Verify compliance, workplace enforcement counseling, defense of governmental immigration related audits and defense of discrimination claims relating to immigration status. She is also a contributing author to the Labor & Employment Law Update blog ( Sara received her law degree from IIT/Chicago-Kent College of Law.