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Steven Hunter Selected as one of the 2012 Honorees at ‘the Conversation’ Awards

CHICAGO, ILL. - The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP announced that Steven V. Hunter, a partner in the Firm's Chicago office, was selected as one of the 2012 Honorees of 'the Conversation' Awards. Honorees will be celebrated at an awards ceremony on August 31.

Hunter is an attorney in the Firm's Commercial Litigation Group. He represents companies in all phases of litigation and alternative dispute resolution, including discovery, "e-discovery," motions practice, arbitration, mediation, jury trials, bench trials and appeals. He is a fellow in the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity and has received numerous accolades, including being named '2012 Young Lawyer of the Year' by the Illinois State Bar Association. Hunter was included in Illinois Super Lawyers®-Rising Stars and was named one of "40 Illinois Attorneys Under 40 To Watch" by Chicago Lawyer magazine and The Chicago Daily Law Bulletin. He received his law degree from Georgetown University Law Center and his undergraduate degree from Brown University.

About 'the Conversation' 
The Conversation seeks to be a tool that connects and motivates dynamic, movers and shakers; whether entrepreneurship, politics, medicine, the justice system, entertainment, corporate America, or nonprofit work, these individuals not only participate in the Conversation, but seek to be the Conversation amongst their peers. The Conversation was created in January 2011 by Joshua Mercer, an educator, entrepreneur, and philanthropist in Chicago, Illinois. His inspiration behind creating the Conversation was to create a rich network of "go-getters"'s young, motivated, progressive, and most talented professionals.

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