“We are so proud of our founding partner Patrick Dwyer II, who was today conferred with the title of “Distinguished Counselor” by Justice Russell Hartigan and The Illinois State Bar Association. Pat is recognized as a distinguished counselor for his more than FIFTY years of service as a lawyer. Today he continues his interest in the advancement of the profession of the law and his zealous protection of those hurt by the negligence of others. Pat is a truly committed and talented lawyer and has been a hugely influencing and important mentor to us all here at Coogan Gallagher. Congratulations Pat!