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Languages Spoken: French

Practice Areas


  1. Administrative Law: 20%
    22 years, 4 thousand cases
  2. Arbitration: 16%
    16 years, 150 cases
  3. Tax: 15%
    25 years, 5 thousand cases
  4. Health Care: 15%
    27 years, 100 cases
  5. Other: 33%
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Cohen Law Firm, P.C.

444 Greenleaf Avenue
Glencoe, IL, 60022-1908


WIGood Standing198603/02/2015
DCActive 196905/24/2015
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law196808/17/2015

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Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
46th Ward Alderman, elected twiceCity of Chicago2008 - 2008
President's Chief of StaffCook County Board of Commissioners2008 - 2008
Midwest Regional DirectorUS Dept Health & Human Services2008 - 2008
Administrative Law JudgeIllinois Department of Employment Security2008 - 2008
Board of Review MemberIllinois Department of Employment Security2008 - 2008
Administrative Law JudgeCook County Sheriff's Police Department2008 - 2008
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Chicago Bar AssociationMember1975 - Present
Illinois State Bar AssociationMember1975 - Present
State Bar of WisconsinMember1968 - Present
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
State v. Gierczak 06CM1880Not Guilty jury verdict on both counts
Wisconsin v Gierczak 08CM6771Not Guilty Jury Trial verdict
State of Wisconsin v Gierczak 08CM3248Jury Verdict Not Guilty & Mistrial
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Publication NameTitleDate
Tax TrendsIllinois Real Estate Tax Legislation 86th - 90th General Assemblies1998
Midwest EngineerYou Can’t Get There From Here -- Public transit links1998
Chicago Sun-TimesGive Elected Officials Reason to Be Honest1997
Chicago Sun-TimesIs This Any Way To Run A Railroad? -- Metra & CTA Links1997
LosAngeles Business JournalPassenger Rail Jumping the Track1997
Wall Street JournalGet Amtrak Back on Track1997
Miami HeraldHow to Catch the Bombers1996
Illinois State Bar AssociationIllinois Property Tax Code Changes1996
Washington TimesThe Art of Tracking Bombs and Bomb Makers1996
Chicago HealthCareIRS Examines Tax-Exempt Status of Hospitals Nationwide1992
Contemporary Long Term CareBuyer Beware: Due diligence in Acquisitions Averts Disaster1991
Tax Trends -- Illinois State Bar AssociationReal Estate Tax LegislationN/A
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Michigan Law SchoolN/AJDN/A
University of MichiganPolitical Science & EconomicsBAN/A