Skip to main content
John J Curry

John J Curry Jr Retired

Avvo does not rate this lawyer because he or she is a judge.

John Curry


    DCActive 198707/18/2014
    ILActive And On Judicial Status197805/14/2015

    Professional Misconduct

    We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
    Award NameGrantorDate Granted
    Martindale Hubbell AV Peer Review RatedLexis Nexis Martindale Hubbell2008
    Illinois Leading LawyersLeading Lawyers Network2008

    Work Experience
    TitleCompany NameDuration
    ShareholderPolsinelli Shughart PC2009 - Present
    ShareholderPolsinelli Shalton Flanigan Suelthaus PC2006 - 2009
    PartnerNasharr & Shea1998 - 2005
    LawyerKatten Muchin Rosenman1987 - 1990
    Trial LawyerU.S. Department of Justice1983 - 1986
    Assistant Attorney GeneralIllinois Attorney General1981 - 1983

    Association NamePosition NameDuration
    Chicago Bar AssociationChairman Emergency Stabilization Law Committee2008 - 2009
    Chicago Bar Association,Commercial Litigation SectionChairman CLE Committee2005 - 2006
    DuPage County Bar AssociationMember2000 - Present
    American Bar AssociationMember1998 - Present
    Chicago Bar AssociationMember1978 - Present
    Illinois State Bar AssociationMember1978 - Present

    Legal Cases
    Case NameOutcome
    Juan Pantoja v American NTN Bearing Mfg. Co., 495 F.3d 840 (7th Cir. 2007).Discrimination judgment affirmed
    Fidelity National Title Insurance Co. v Howard Savings Bank, 436 F.3d 836 (7th Cir. 2006).Bank's judgment affirmed
    Clean World Engineering, Ltd. v MidAmerica Bank, 793 N.E.2d 110 (Ill.App. 2003)Summary judgment affirmed

    See all Legal Cases 

    School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
    Vanderbilt University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1978
    Northwestern UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1975

    Speaking Engagements
    Conference NameTitleDate
    Civil Litigation in the Economic CrisisCurrent developments in Business Litigation2009