Mayer Brown announced today that Debra Bogo-Ernst, managing partner of the firm’s Chicago office, has been named a “Notable Woman in Law” by Crain’s Chicago Business. The list profiles the top Chicago-area women in law, recognizing them for their successes and accomplishments during the past 18 months.

Ms. Bogo-Ernst, co-leader of the firm’s national Consumer & Class Actions practice, was recognized by the publication for her vast experience in handling high-profile individual and class action lawsuits throughout the country. During her career, Ms. Bogo-Ernst has conducted hundreds of class actions and investigations for financial institutions and represents national and multinational corporations in a wide range of business sectors. She also co-led the firm’s Chicago Litigation practice and Chicago recruiting committee during the 18-month time period.