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Richard G.

Richard Gora

155 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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Conor T.

Conor Teevan

140 reviews
Top-tier talent shouldn’t have to come with a top-tier fee. This is why Conor Teevan combines his top-tier expertise (Yale undergrad, Stanford Law) with affordability. Conor has represented Silicon Valley startups, real estate investors, artists creating companies, and even a child author in need of a book deal. Conor himself started a real estate company with holdings in five states.
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Seth W.

Seth Wiener

619 reviews
As an experienced trial lawyer and litigator, Seth Wiener has resolved numerous federal and state litigations. His cases have included everything from family law to bankruptcy to fraud and more. Before Seth formed his own firm, the Law Office of Seth W. Wiener, he worked for several prominent law offices where he gained a great deal of experience.
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Mark S.

Mark Swiderski

Mark Swiderski is a general corporate attorney. He recently managed a multi-million dollar locomotive sale and lease financing deal for the National Railway Equipment Company. Mark practices law in Illinois and is also a member of the State Bar of Illinois. He received his legal degree from the Loyola University Chicago College of Law. Mark has experience in legal matters related to business formation, securities and commercial contracts. He recently became an associate attorney at Litwin Law.
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Benjamin G.

Benjamin Gerber

Benjamin Gerber is a former associate at a 2,000 attorney law firm and has the large firm experience with a small firm touch. With over three years of experienced in business operations, business lawsuits, and business formation, you can count on Attorney Gerber to help you. Mr. Gerber is licensed to practice law in both Texas and Illinois and has handled government investigations and compliance cases for top companies.
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Jefferey K.

Jefferey Katz

2 reviews
Jefferey Katz is a liability litigation attorney with over 13 years of experience. He is licensed to practice law in Illinois and obtained his degree in law from the Case Western Reserve University School of Law. Jefferey has exceptional experience in dealing with legal cases that involve securities and finances. He is also experienced as an outside general counselor. Jefferey has been a member of the Patterson Law Firm since September 2012.
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William A P.

William A Price

3 reviews
Bill Price is an award-winning attorney who runs a private practice that offers a wide range of services including business litigation, international transactions, and non-profit law. His decades of experience writing law has influenced state regulations. Even though most of his clients are around Illinois, he works for companies around the world including Germany and Japan.
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Phil L.

Phil Lily

Phil Lily primarily provides her legal services to startups and growing companies, but she has also represented some of the largest U.S. based companies. Phil has a Juris Doctorate degree in law, which she received from the University Of Chicago Law School. She is licensed to practice law in Illinois and New York. Phil provides legal services in all business-related legal practice areas, with a fundamental focus on commercial contracts, technology licensing and employment law.
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Clara D.

Clara Duffield

2 reviews
Clara Duffield is a transactional attorney with more than 14 years of experience. She specializes in financial-related legal matters, with a primary focus on financial transactions. Clara is licensed to practice law in Illinois and obtained her Juris Doctor degree after graduating from the University of Chicago. Clara is also experienced in drafting, negotiating and reviewing commercial contracts, and she often represents startup businesses.
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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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