Palos Heights, Illinois Business Lawyers

Peter M. LaSorsa
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Experienced business attorney concentrating in sexual harassment defense.

In today's uncertain world an ounce of prevention case save a company a great deal. I help companies avoid exposure on many business related issues. Read More »
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Daniel J. Voelker
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Free Consultation! Highly Effective Business Attorney! Skilled Representation!

I provide exceptional legal counsel and representation for a vast array of business law matters. I aggressively advocate for my clients! Visit my website to see reviews and case results, or call for a free consultation. Read More »
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Vincent L. DiTommaso
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Experienced business law attorney, ready to fight for you and your company!

I am a skilled Chicago business law attorney. I am committed to providing professional legal representation for your business! Visit my website for client testimonials and case results, or call for a free consultation. Read More »
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Mike Drabant
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Illinois Business Law Lawyer with 10 years experience

The John Marshall Law School and The John Marshall Law SchoolIllinois and U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
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Wendy D. Calvert
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Chicago, IL Business Law Attorney with 20 years experience
(312) 523-2057 161 N Clark, Suite 4700
Chicago, IL 60601
Free ConsultationBusiness and Real Estate
University of Wisconsin - Madison
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Small boutique firm working to assist entrepreneurs, business start ups,
property investors, new home buyers, and distressed owners

- Business Advisor and Real Estate Consultant:

Small boutique firm working to assist entrepreneurs, business start ups,
property investors, new home buyers, and distressed owners

Wendy Calvert began her career as a corporate attorney with a focus on complex commercial litigation, primarily in the fields of construction, property and casualty, and contractor liability. Through this experience, Wendy has managed and successfully litigated cases in Illinois and Wisconsin.

In 2004, Wendy relocated...
Adam Edward Urbanczyk
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Chicago, IL Business Law Attorney with 9 years experience
(312) 715-7312 564 W. Randolph St. 2nd Floor
Chicago, IL 60661
Business, IP, Patents and Trademarks
The John Marshall Law School
Adam E. Urbanczyk has represented tech startups, online merchants, film producers, software companies, national shipping lines, marketing firms, landlords, IT distributors, and consultants in defense, and pursuit, of intellectual property and commercial disputes. Adam has produced favorable outcomes for plaintiffs and has obtained dismissals and removals based on artful pleading, lack of standing, and preemption in state and federal courts in Illinois. Adam has helped recover millions of dollars for online resellers and merchants.
Robert Fakhouri
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Chicago, IL Business Law Attorney with 5 years experience
(312) 999-9990 One East Wacker Drive
Suite 2300
Chicago, IL 60601
Business, Civil Rights, Insurance Claims and Personal Injury
Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology
Mr. Fakhouri is a personal injury trial lawyer and the President of The Fakhouri Firm, which is based in downtown Chicago. If you require the services of a highly skilled personal injury trial lawyer in Chicago, contact The Fakhouri Firm at (312) 471-8873 or to reach Robert directly at (312) 999-9990.
Aaron Rifkind
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chicago, IL Business Law Attorney with 10 years experience
(312) 725-4229 20 W Hubbard St
Fl 3
chicago, IL 60654
Free ConsultationBusiness, Arbitration & Mediation and Construction
Washington University in St. Louis
Aaron Rifkind is an Illinois and Wisconsin licensed attorney, as well as admitted to the Trial Bar for the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. He focuses his practice to primarily breach of contract matters related to business, construction, and partnership disputes.
Ali Abtahi
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Chicago, IL Business Law Lawyer with 17 years experience
(312) 883-8800 200 W Madison St, Suite 2100
Chicago, IL 60606
Business, Antitrust, Consumer and Products Liability
University of Wisconsin - Madison
I am the managing attorney at Abtahi Law Group, a boutique litigation firm with a diversified practice focusing on civil litigation. We offer a full range of litigation services in high-stakes consumer protection actions, public health cases, and environmental litigation. We litigated individual lawsuits, class actions, and group actions in state and federal courts in California and other states. Clients include individuals, governmental entities, non-profit organizations, and businesses. What distinguishes Abtahi Law Group is not only the quality of our practice, but also our commitment to our core value of providing service to the community. We have a...
Ariel Weissberg
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Chicago, IL Business Law Attorney with 39 years experience
(312) 663-0004 401 South LaSalle Street Suit 403
Chicago, IL 60605
Free ConsultationBusiness, Appeals, Bankruptcy and Real Estate
Saint Louis University School of Law
Ariel Weissberg is the managing partner of Weissberg and Associates, Ltd., 401 South LaSalle Street, Suite 403, Chicago, Illinois, 60605. Weissberg and Associates, Ltd. concentrates in the areas of business and commercial litigation, transactional matters and all aspects of insolvency and financial distress, including bankruptcy, loan work-outs and foreclosures. Mr. Weissberg founded Weissberg and Associates in July, 1984. Since then, he has built a varied and loyal clientele, comprised of small to medium-sized to publicly traded businesses, and individuals. He is sought out for complex business and financial planning, especially relating to credit facilities and crisis-management, and high-risk litigation....
Cynthia Pietrucha
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Downers Grove, IL Business Law Lawyer
(630) 344-6370 2001 Butterfield Road
Suite 105
Downers Grove, IL 60515
Business, Arbitration & Mediation, Consumer and Employment
Northern Illinois University and University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign
For all of your employment challenges, contact our firm at (630) 344-6370

My focus: Severance Agreements and Unemployment Benefits for Terminated Employees.

I have successfully collected settlements on behalf of employees who believe they have valid legal disputes. Whether you are in the midst of a dispute or you would like to prevent future litigation, lawyers at Pietrucha Law Firm, LLC, can act as your guide and representative to ensure the protection of your rights and your future.

Jennifer Friedland
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Chicago, IL Business Law Attorney with 13 years experience
(312) 345-1955 221 North LaSalle Street, Suite 2050
Chicago, IL 60601
Business and Appeals
Tulane University School of Law
Jennifer is a Partner who focuses her practice in commercial and business litigation and appellate practice. She has successfully tried both bench and jury trials. Jennifer has also written and argued appeals before the Appellate Courts of Illinois and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. She is currently the Chair of the Appellate Law Committee of the DuPage County Bar Association. Jennifer is a Kentucky native and graduated from the University of Kentucky in 2001. In 2006, she graduated from Tulane University Law School. While in law school, she earned an Environmental Law Certificate and was...
Majdel S. Musa
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La Grange, IL Business Law Lawyer with 15 years experience
(708) 326-2500 112 Calendar Avenue
La Grange, IL 60525
Free ConsultationBusiness, Bankruptcy and Real Estate
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Douglas B. Harper
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Chicago, IL Business Law Attorney with 34 years experience
(312) 214-2454 Two Prudential Plaza
180 N. Stetson Avenue, Suite 3500
Chicago, IL 60601-6769
Free ConsultationBusiness, Appeals, Civil Rights and Employment
New York University School of Law
I've been a trial lawyer for over 30 years. I graduated from Yale and NYU Law School, and my legal career began as a criminal prosecutor in New York City. Then I moved to Chicago and became a partner with a mid-sized litigation firm for 10 years, receiving litigation training from some of the best trial lawyers in the city. I opened my current law office in Chicago in 1998. In addition to practicing law full time, I've also been teaching trial skills to practicing lawyers every year since 1994 as a faculty member with The National Institute for Trial...
Shawn M. Collins
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Illinois Business Law Lawyer with 33 years experience

An outstanding trial attorney, Shawn Collins is at his best in a courtroom. Shawn has extensive experience handling “high stakes” litigation in environmental contamination, toxic tort, personal injury, and commercial... Read More »
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Richard A. Greenswag
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Illinois Business Law Lawyer with 40 years experience

Rick was affiliated with and became a partner in the law firm Chandler & Greenswag, P.C. from 1979-1993. Thereafter, he operated the Law Offices of Richard A. Greenswag, P.C. from 1993 until he then became a founding... Read More »
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Mike Drabant
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LaGrange, IL Business Law Lawyer with 10 years experience
(708) 482-7090 1023 W 55th St
#110
LaGrange, IL 60525
Free ConsultationBusiness, Civil Rights, Estate Planning and Probate
The John Marshall Law School and The John Marshall Law School
Patrick D. Austermuehle
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Chicago, IL Business Law Attorney with 10 years experience
(833) 306-4933 1 S Wacker Dr
#3140
Chicago, IL 60606
Free ConsultationBusiness, Arbitration & Mediation, Consumer and IP
Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology
Patrick D. Austermuehle, a partner at Lubin Austermuehle, P.C., has experience in complex business and commercial litigation and consumer class actions. He has assisted in the successful representation of a number of state and federal matters, including cases at the appellate level.

Mr. Austermuehle received a B.S. from the University of Wisconsin and earned a J.D. with Honors from Chicago-Kent College of Law at the Illinois Institute of Technology where he was Notes and Comments Editor on the Law Review.

Prior to joining Lubin Austermuehle, P.C., Mr. Austermuehle served as a law clerk at the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office and as...
Christopher L. Lufrano
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Oak Park, IL Business Law Lawyer with 7 years experience
(800) 627-2179 818 Harrison Street
Suite 210
Oak Park, IL 60304
Free ConsultationBusiness, Estate Planning, Real Estate and Securities
Pace Law School
Christopher L. Lufrano is the managing attorney and principal of Lufrano Law, LLC and has extensive experience in matters involving securities investment disputes, regulatory defense, real estate law and business services. Mr. Lufrano is licensed to practice law in Illinois and New York, and often travels throughout the country to represent aggrieved investors in FINRA securities arbitrations where permitted under state law. Mr. Lufrano is a graduate of Boston University, where he majored in Business Management. Following college, Mr. Lufrano was employed by Morgan Stanley where he worked as...
Frederick A. Lurie
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Chicago, IL Business Law Lawyer with 37 years experience
(312) 553-0550 123 North Wacker Drive
Suite 250
Chicago, IL 60606
Free ConsultationBusiness, Construction, Foreclosure Defense and Real Estate
DePaul College of Law
Haytham Faraj
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Chicago, IL Business Law Attorney with 14 years experience
(312) 635-0800 105 West Adams St.
Suite 2150
Chicago, IL 60603
Business, Criminal, Military and Personal Injury
Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers College and American University Washington College of Law
Attorney Faraj is experienced in criminal defense, military law, personal injury, and business litigation. He is recognized nationally as a trial attorney, who has represented clients before state, military and federal courts. Mr. Faraj first began defending Armed Forces members in the United States Marine Corps. Since then he has began a private practice that focuses on defending service-members as a civilian attorney. If you need assistance with a legal matter, Attorney Faraj is diligent, decorated, and devoted to his clients.
Raul A Villalobos
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Chicago, IL Business Law Attorney with 45 years experience
(312) 666-9982 1620 W. 18th st
Chicago, IL 60608
Business, Criminal, DUI and Foreclosure Defense
University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign
Raul A. Villalobos is one of the most well known and respected trial attorneys in the Chicago land area. In his almost forty years of experience he has handled hundreds of criminal and civil trials and has represented individuals as well as Fortune 500 companies. Currently, Raul A. Villalobos is the managing partner at Villalobos & Associates, which handles a wide range of cases from DUI to Consumer Fraud.
Amit S. Bindra
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Chicago, IL Business Law Lawyer with 6 years experience
(312) 212-4450 1 E Upper Wacker Dr
#2500
Chicago, IL 60601
Free ConsultationBusiness, Civil Rights and Employment
DePaul College of Law
Ryan Zeller
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Chicago, IL Business Law Lawyer with 16 years experience
(312) 789-5676 120 N. LaSalle
20th Floor
Chicago, IL 60602
Free ConsultationBusiness, Collections, IP and Legal Malpractice
DePaul College of Law
Zeller law is an innovative business law firm providing professional, efficient, and affordable legal representation to small businesses, start-ups, professionals, and entrepreneurs throughout Illinois. Our Chicago lawyers practice in the areas of civil and business litigation, corporate and business law, contract law, estate planning, and trademark law.
Kathleen Currie Chavez
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Chicago, IL Business Law Lawyer with 20 years experience
(630) 232-7450 55 West Wacker, 9th Floor
Chicago, IL 60601
Business, Antitrust, Consumer and Employment
Northwestern University School of Law
Kathleen C. Chavez, founding partner of Foote, Mielke, Chavez & O’Neil, LLC, earned her Juris Doctor degree in 1998 from Northwestern University School of Law. Chavez is a nationally recognized civil litigator with a reputation for obtaining exceptional results in challenging cases. She is a results-driven, highly focused “problem-solver” with an unmatched ability to strategically frame critical issues, develop innovative solutions and negotiate outstanding results for her clients. She is admitted to practice law in California, Illinois and Washington D.C., as well as various federal courts, the Federal Trial Bar and the United States Federal Court of Claims.
Lauren LoMonaco
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Chicago, IL Business Law Attorney with 7 years experience
(312) 803-0365 300 N. Lasalle #4925
Chicago, IL 60654
Business, Estate Planning and Real Estate
University of Illinois College of Law
Lauren's practice focuses on real estate transactions, estate planning and representing small businesses. Lauren has a diverse real estate practice and has helped hundreds of clients buy and sell personal residences, investment properties, and commercial properties. She understands how complex and time consuming buying and selling real property is and she assists clients in every aspect of the process. Lauren prides herself on her attention to detail, responsiveness, and knowledge of the ever changing real estate market. She maintains relationships with the area’s top realtors, builders, home inspectors, lenders, surveyors and title companies so that she can...
Makedonka Baloski
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Illinois Business Law Lawyer with 18 years experience

Makedonka Baloski earned a B.A. from Indiana University in 1996 with a double major in History and Anthropology with a concentration in Eastern European studies. In 2000, she received a J.D. from Valparaiso University... Read More »
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Peter S. Lubin
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Exceptional representation in business law matters in the Chicago area!

I am a determined and skilled business law attorney. I am committed to aggressively advocating for your rights and interests! Call for a free consultation or visit my website for client testimonials and case results! Read More »
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Demitrus Thomas Evans
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Westchester, IL Business Law Attorney with 21 years experience
(708) 531-1740 10330 W. Roosevelt Rd,
Suite 204
Westchester, IL 60154
Free ConsultationBusiness, International and Trademarks
The John Marshall Law School and University of Miami School of Law
I am a follower of Jesus, wife and mother of two. I love animals, skiing, swimming and the thrill of running marathons.

My career began with Amnesty International and escalated into quickly into Federal litigation in the Northern District of Illinois and later in the local courts. Having practiced law for 20 years, most of my time is now spent traveling, speaking, and writing. and doing When I am in my office my clients consult with me on transactions involving contracts, trademarks nationally and internationally and litigation.

I started a non-profit and use it as a way to give back...
Kristen E. Prinz
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Chicago, IL Business Law Lawyer with 12 years experience
(312) 212-4450 1 E Upper Wacker Dr
#2500
Chicago, IL 60601
Free ConsultationBusiness, Arbitration & Mediation and Employment
Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology
Chicago Attorney Kristen E. Prinz is the Founder and Managing Partner at The Prinz Law Firm, a premier firm representing clients in complex business and employment matters. Over the last decade, Ms. Prinz has litigated employment issues in both state and federal courts, and has handled cases at both the trial and appellate levels. Her successful experience with administrative agencies and arbitration panels allows her to handle these cases with confidence, and has litigated numerous cases which helped clarify and advance the law. To learn more about how Kristen Prinz can help you, call her firm today at (312) 212-4450.
Cindy M Johnson
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Chicago, IL Business Law Lawyer with 30 years experience
(312) 345-1306 140 S. Dearborn Street
Suite 1510
Chicago, IL 60603
Free ConsultationBusiness, Bankruptcy and Collections
Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology
Raymond Barbosa
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Chicago, IL Business Law Attorney with 39 years experience
(312) 223-9885 123 W. Madison St.
Suite 1400
Chicago, IL 60602
Business, Immigration, Real Estate and Tax
New York University School of Law and New York University School of Law
I have a law and graduate law degree (Taxation) from New York University School of Law, an M.B.A. (finance) from New York University Stern School of Business, and a B.S. degree (accounting) from Fordham University. I am admitted to practice in New York and in Illinois. I am also admitted to practice before the U.S. Tax Court,the Federal District Courts: Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, and the Northern District of Illinois; and in the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals. I am a member of the Hispanic Bar Association, the Puerto Rican Bar Association, the Chicago Bar Association,...
Richard K. Hellerman
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(855) 454-5529 222 S Riverside Plaza
#2100
Chicago, IL 60606
Free ConsultationChicago, IL Business Law Attorney with 32 years experience
Business, Employment and Probate
Emory University School of Law
Aggressive, pragmatic, energetic, zealous representation of clients' interests, both in court and out of court, is a succinct summary of my experience and what I bring to the representation of all my clients.

My trial experience and ability is my biggest professional strength. I have been fortunate to try scores of cases, before judges and juries, representing multinational corporations, family owned businesses and individuals in a wide variety of matters. I have particular expertise and experience in prosecuting and defending emergent litigation matters such as temporary restraining orders and preliminary injunctions.
Matthew Topic
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Chicago, IL Business Law Lawyer with 12 years experience
(312) 243-5900 312 N. May
Chicago, IL 60607
Free ConsultationBusiness, Civil Rights and IP
Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology
Intellectual Property & Government Transparency | FOIA & Media Law | Small Business Attorney
Poonam K. Lakhani
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Chicago, IL Business Law Attorney with 7 years experience
(312) 212-4450 1 E Upper Wacker Dr
#2500
Chicago, IL 60601
Free ConsultationBusiness, Civil Rights and Employment
DePaul College of Law
Alex Kosyla
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Chicago, IL Business Law Attorney with 4 years experience
(773) 437-0489 1655 S Blue Island Ave
Chicago, IL 60608
Free ConsultationBusiness, Arbitration & Mediation, Consumer and Landlord Tenant
The John Marshall Law School
Alex Kosyla has lived in Chicago his entire life and looks forward to serving future generations of Chicagoans. Alex is a graduate of The John Marshall Law School, Carthage College, and Von Steuben Metropolitan High School. Alex has demonstrated his commitment to serving his clients while working for the John Marshall Fair Housing Legal Clinic, and has maintained that attitude in his own practice. Alex believes that his clients are more than just a commodity and will do whatever it takes to treat his client as if they were his own family. Alex has gained significant experience and is sincerely...
Jeannie Gallucci
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Chicago, IL Business Law Attorney with 16 years experience
(888) 306-9995 1016 West Jackson Boulevard
Chicago, IL 60607
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The legal professionals at Tanzillo Gallucci, LLC provide counsel to hospitality industry businesses with issues of hospitality law, food and beverage law, liquor law, and commercial litigation. They have a dozen years of experience handling a variety of matters with regulatory authorities and in Illinois courts. The firm prioritizes candidness with communicating with clients, and they strive to always offer straightforward guidance. Ms. Gallucci understands the hospitality industry inside and out.
Edward X. Clinton, Jr
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Chicago, IL Business Law Lawyer with 28 years experience
(312) 357-1515 111 W Washington St, #1437
Chicago, IL 60602
Free ConsultationBusiness, Insurance Claims and Legal Malpractice
Harvard Law School and Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology
Jinah Hong
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Illinois Business Law Attorney

Jinah focuses her practice in commercial transactions, commercial litigation, banking and finance, where she represents lenders, manufacturing companies, developers, and businesses. Jinah has experience assisting... Read More »
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Robert L. Dawidiuk
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Illinois Business Law Attorney with 15 years experience

Rob is a Partner at The Collins Law Firm, chairing its Banking & Financial Department. Rob focuses his practice on the representation of financial institutions and corporate clients in commercial banking and real... Read More »
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Patrick J. Crotty
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Oak Brook, IL Business Law Lawyer with 41 years experience
(630) 810-0811 2021 Midwest Road
Suite 200
Oak Brook, IL 60523
Free ConsultationBusiness, Estate Planning and Tax
University of Notre Dame
Tax planning, Tax disputes, business planning, tax, estate planning and estate administration and litigation practice in Oak Brook, Illinois
Pasha Vaziri
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Chicago, IL Business Law Lawyer with 9 years experience
(312) 690-2610 111 W Washington St
Ste 1500
Chicago, IL 60602
Free ConsultationBusiness, Employment and Personal Injury
The John Marshall Law School
I graduated from the University of Kentucky as a philosophy and political science double-major. I then worked in the financial services department of a Fortune 500 company for two years prior to attending The John Marshall Law School in Chicago. After obtaining my Juris Doctor, I worked as an associate attorney at a general civil litigation firm with a focus on personal injury and insurance law. There I settled countless cases for my clients, both individual and corporate. As a litigator, I obtained favorable outcomes through mediation, arbitration hearings, and bench and jury trials. Building on that experience, in 2014...
Michael P Tomlinson
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Chicago, IL Business Law Attorney with 15 years experience
(312) 715-8770 134 N. LaSalle Street
Suite 2250
Chicago, IL 60602
Business, Appeals, Arbitration & Mediation and Securities
Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology
For nearly seven years, Michael P. Tomlinson practiced law at a large national law firm. During that time, Mr. Tomlinson represented clients in all types of complex commercial litigation, including the following types of cases: Restrictive covenants (non-competition and non-solicitation) Trade secret misappropriation Securities litigation Securities enforcement actions Labor and employment law Statutory fraud (e.g., the Illinois Consumer Fraud and Deceptive Business Practices Act) Class action defense Uniform Commercial Code General contract and tort law Qui tam actions White collar crime Mr. Tomlinson also has experience in conducting internal investigations on behalf of both securities and health care clients. In addition to the litigation-related services listed above, Mr. Tomlinson provides advice to his...
Lisa M. Anderson
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Chicago, IL Business Law Lawyer
(630) 395-9496 505 N LaSalle Dr
#500
Chicago, IL 60654
Free ConsultationBusiness and Personal Injury
Western Michigan University
Jonathan D. Herpy Sr.
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Chicago, IL Business Law Attorney with 7 years experience
(630) 395-9496 505 N LaSalle Dr
#500
Chicago, IL 60654
Free ConsultationBusiness, Arbitration & Mediation and Estate Planning
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Jonathan David Herpy, Sr. has been named one of the top private equity and corporate attorneys in Illinois under the age of 40 by Chicago Magazine in 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, and 2020.

Jonathan has represented investors, sponsors, and managers of public and private pension plans, broker-dealers, investment advisers, custodians, and other financial industry service providers throughout the entire range of the investment spectrum and routinely provides market-leading advice on public/private offerings of equity and debt along with capital raising strategy.
In addition to the above, Jonathan has been touted as an industry leader for his sophisticated and efficient approach to structuring...
Celiza Braganca
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Chicago, IL Business Law Attorney with 27 years experience
(847) 906-3460 230 South Clark Street, Suite 262
Suite 400
Chicago, IL 60604
Free ConsultationBusiness, Insurance Claims, Securities and Stockbroker Fraud
University of Chicago
Lisa Bragança has decades of experience as a financial and securities litigator. Lisa served as a Branch Chief in the Division of Enforcement of the Chicago Office of the Securities & Exchange Commission, where she handled investigations of accounting fraud, Ponzi schemes, insider trading, churning, and unsuitability. While at the SEC, Lisa collaborated with the federal criminal prosecutors in securities fraud investigations at major corporations.

Lisa has recovered millions of dollars for clients including recoveries for investors and insurance policyholders. Lisa has successfully represented corporate officers and directors in SEC investigations and related litigation.

Lisa  is a trial...
Edward X. Clinton, Sr.
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Chicago, IL Business Law Lawyer with 66 years experience
(312) 357-1515 111 W Washington St, #1437
Chicago, IL 60602
Free ConsultationBusiness, Insurance Claims and Legal Malpractice
The John Marshall Law School
William F Zieske
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Chicago, IL Business Law Lawyer with 22 years experience
(312) 252-9599 53 West Jackson Boulevard
Suite 1531
Chicago, IL 60604
Business
University of Notre Dame
Michael James Doyle
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New York, NY Business Law Attorney with 30 years experience
(212) 859-5020 30 Wall St
Fl 8
New York, NY 10005
Business, Civil Rights, Entertainment & Sports and Products Liability
Mcgill Law School
James Kottaras
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Chicago, IL Business Law Attorney with 29 years experience
(833) 346-5300 150 N Michigan Ave
#2800
Chicago, IL 60601
Free ConsultationBusiness, Landlord Tenant, Personal Injury and Real Estate
Valparaiso University School of Law
Vicki Hathaway Gonzalez
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Experienced & Trusted Business Law Attorney! Skilled Counsel & Advocacy!

I am a successful and trusted business lawyer. I am committed to protecting the interests of my clients and achieving the best possible outcomes! Visit my website for reviews and results, and call for a consultation. Read More »
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Edward X. Clinton, Jr
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Illinois Business Law Lawyer with 28 years experience

Harvard Law School and Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of TechnologyIllinois, 7th Circuit, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, Trial Bar, United States District Court for the Central District of Illinois and U.S. Supreme Court
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