Daniel Klapman recently joined the firm’s litigation group and brings many years of valuable commercial litigation experience to the firm.
Mr. Klapman began his practice in the public sector with six years of investigative and prosecutorial experience at the Cook County State's Attorney's Office. He served in several different divisions where he trained and supervised many junior attorneys.
Additionally, Mr. Klapman has over 14 years of experience in private practice. Dan's combined knowledge of the law, business, and economics allows him to create litigation strategies to effectively present his clients’ positions, whether to a judge or a jury, that lead to the efficient resolution of complex issues.
Mr. Klapman received his J.D. in 1997 from Chicago-Kent College of Law with a focus on strategic business planning. He earned his B.A. in economics in 1994 from the University of Illinois.
Mr. Klapman serves clients ranging from entrepreneurs to Fortune 500 companies in complex litigation cases before state and federal courts. He has represented clients in matters including shareholder and other business investment, ownership and governance disputes, commercial contract cases, estate, and trust litigation, employment and labor matters, as well as manufacturer-representative, real estate, landlord-tenant, consumer fraud, intellectual property, and trade secret litigation.
- Supreme Court of Illinois
- U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
- J.D. - Chicago-Kent College of Law, 1997
- B.A. - University of Illinois, 1994
- Illinois State Bar Association
- Chicago State Bar Association