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Steven S.

Steven Stark

260 reviews
For over 30 years, Steven Stark has offered counsel to non-profit organizations and private companies. He has a passion for helping small businesses in particular since he himself started several businesses of his own in New York and Florida. He understands the importance of small businesses having a reliable attorney to advise them about legal matters from their inception.
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Richard G.

Richard Gora

154 reviews
Looking for an attorney with experience? Richard Gora is the exact attorney you want. Having defended over 100 cases both in state and federal courts and working with clients from around the globe, Richard has an array of different experiences. His services are wide-ranging and include business litigation, securities litigations, employment litigation, and business counsel. Prior to founding Gora LLC, he worked for Finn, Dixon & Herling LLP for eight years.
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Joshua G.

Joshua Garber

190 reviews
Representing notable clients like Tesla and the City of Los Angeles, Josh Garber excels at helping clients with employment and labor laws. Many of his past clients have had great success using Josh for employment agreements and Division of Labor Standards Enforcement (DLSE) hearings. With his practical advice, he has even helped clients avoid going to court.
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Erik R.

Erik Rakoczy

2 reviews
Before attending law school, Erik Rakoczy worked as an author and editor. These experiences have contributed to his success in legal research and writing. His experience in technology and business has equipped him with powerful tools to guide entrepreneurs through building business ventures and growing startups. Mr. Rakoczy is a volunteer at the National Lawyers Guild and First Defense Legal Aid.
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Michael C.

Michael Curry

As a former Attorney for Hanson & Donahue, LLC and Menges & Molzahn, LLC, Michael has plenty experience handling legal matters. He has helped more than 5000 people and businesses overcome their financial difficulties. His focus areas include commercial and residential real estate, corporate law and business law. He obtained his J.D. from Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology and went on to graduate with his Masters from The John Marshall Law School.
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Josh G.

Josh Goldberg

Josh Goldberg has over 13 years of experience in the legal field and has represented many large companies including Whirlpool, Yahoo, and Wolcott. He specializes in commercial litigation, criminal law, bankruptcy, and intellectual property laws. Before joining his current practice, Mr. Goldberg worked at an international law firm and has extensive experience in international law.
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Thomas J.

Thomas James

2 reviews
Thomas practices in Civil Litigation, Commercial and Corporate matters, Federal-State and Local taxation, Estate Planning and Asset Protection, Entity Formation, and other Business matters. Before setting up his private practice, he worked at a national law firm in Chicago and the United States Marine Corps as a Judge Advocate. He currently works out of three offices in Illinois.
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Chris W.

Chris Werner

Chris Werner has 13 years of experience in the legal field and his practice focuses on commercial disputes, business transactions, and commercial litigation. Throughout his years, Mr. Werner has helped businesses throughout Florida, California, and Chicago. With an aggressive approach to all litigation cases, Attorney Werner is here to help you.
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Chad D.

Chad Degroot

Attorney Chad DeGroot is the finance and employee benefits guru that you need to have on your team. Mr. DeGroot has helped with the drafting and implementation of retirement plans for employees, healthcare plans, and more. He focuses on all employee benefits and will assist both startups and well-established businesses. In addition to his legal practice, Mr. DeGroot is a member of the Tax Section of Employee Benefits Committee of the American Bar Association. He is also admitted to practice before the Supreme Court in Missouri and Illinois.
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Jameson E.

Jameson Eisenmenger

2 reviews
Jameson Eisenmenger is a corporate attorney with over eight years of experience. He has served clients in numerous industries and primarily specializes in commercial contracts. Jameson also has experience in labor and employment law, mergers, acquisitions and real estate law. He is licensed to practice law in Illinois and Wisconsin. Jameson obtained his Juris Doctor from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He has been an in-house counselor at Performance Health since November 2016.
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