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    Mr. Adelman is an experienced and aggressive litigator with 20+ years of experience. He concentrates on Business Litigation, Bankruptcy, Contract Disputes, Debtor/Creditor, Real Estate, Family Law, PACA and Produce Law, and Litigation.  Mr. Adelman is a published author and public speaker on PACA.  His firm's websites are and


     Prior to entering private practice, Mr. Adelman handled child support and civil rights defense litigation for the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office as an Assistant State's Attorney.  In that role, he gained extensive federal and state litigation and trial experience. After his public service, Mr. Adelman worked in private practice for a small firm and later opened his own practice.


     Mr. Adelman is an Illinois licensed attorney practicing in Cook County, DuPage County, and Bankruptcy and Federal Court.  Mr. Adelman is a member of the Trial Bar of the Northern District of Illinois, is admitted to practice before the U.S. Courts of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit and Eleventh Circuit and has appeared pro hac vice in multiple U.S. District Courts across the country. 


    Mr. Adelman has a B.A. in Political Science from University of Illinois (Urbana) and a J.D. from The John Marshall Law School in Chicago.  Mr. Adelman also served as an Arbitrator in the Cook County Circuit Court’s mandatory arbitration program.


Languages spoken: English, Spanish

Practice areas


  1. Litigation: 35%
    15 years
  2. Business: 25%
    15 years
  3. Debt Collection: 15%
    15 years
  4. Bankruptcy: 15%
    15 years
  5. Family: 10%
    4 years



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Adelman Law Offices LLC

1901 N. Roselle Road
Suite 800
Schaumburg, IL, 60195


ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law199211/12/2015
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Assistant State's AttorneyCook County States Attorneys Offce1993 - 2001
Publication nameTitleDate
Blue Prints Quarterly JournalIt Takes a Combination2008
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
John Marshall Law School, ChicagoLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
University of Illinois, Urbana-ChampaignN/ABA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A
University of Illinois, Urbana-ChampaignN/ABA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A