C. Barry Montgomery has joined Esbrook P.C. as Senior Counsel effective Tuesday, Sept. 7.

Montgomery comes with decades of experience and a national reputation as a trial lawyer and strategist in the areas of complex commercial litigation, product liability, mass tort, class actions, construction litigation, insurance litigation and corporate transactions. He has tried more than 150 jury trials to verdict in state and federal courts throughout the United States. He is a Fellow of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers and a Fellow of the International Society of Barristers.

“Esbrook P.C. is very excited to have Barry Montgomery join the firm as Senior Counsel,” said Christopher Esbrook, founding partner of Esbrook P.C. “He adds yet another dimension to the depth of the elite services our firm provides to corporate clients across the country and around the globe, particularly in the area of complex commercial litigation where our firm has had great success.”

Montgomery is “AV Preeminent” peer review rated by Martindale-Hubbell, reflecting the highest peer recognition for ethical standards and legal ability. Each year since 1987, Montgomery has been recognized by Best Lawyers in America and is listed for bet-the-company litigation, commercial litigation and personal injury litigation. He has served as a faculty instructor at the University of Michigan, Advocacy Institute, Ann Arbor, Mich.; National Institute for Trial Advocacy, Advanced Program, Boulder, Colo.; and International Association of Defense Counsel Trial Academy.

Montgomery earned his law degree from the University of Michigan.

For further information, please contact Pamela Sakowicz Menaker at 847-721-0909 (cell).