Matt Sullivan is a Chicago attorney who specializes in providing high-quality legal representation to businesses and individuals who demand lower hourly rates than a large law firm can provide but without sacrificing quality and continuity.
Mr. Sullivan's clients range from Fortune 100 companies to small businesses. Representative clients include RJB Properties, Inc., Blackstone Consulting, Inc., CVS Caremark Inc., A.J. Maggio Co., Relational LLC, Haeger Engineering, LLC, Theros International Gaming, Inc. and Travelers Casualty and Surety Company of America.
Particular areas of emphasis are commercial litigation, appeals, construction litigation, employment discrimination, intellectual property disputes and local counsel work.
Prior to founding the firm in 2009, Mr. Sullivan practiced for six years at Winston & Strawn, LLP. Mr. Sullivan clerked for the Hon. Jack O'Malley of the Second District Court of Appeals. He graduated cum luade from University of Illinois College of Law in 2002.
Licensed since 2002
|IL||Active And Authorized To Practice Law||2002||05/14/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Pro Bono Award||Winston & Strawn LLP||2007|
|Adjunct Professor||Northern Illinois University College Of Law||2013 - Present|
|Principal||The Law Office of Matthew J. Sullivan, LLC||2009 - Present|
|Attorney||Winston & Strawn, LLP||2004 - 2009|
|Judicial Clerk||Honorable Jack O'Malley, Second District Court of Appeals, Illinois||2002 - 2004|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Cook County Bar Association||Member||2012 - Present|
|Federal Trial Bar for the Northern District of Illinois||N/A||N/A|
|EEOC v. R.J.B. Properties, et al||Won summary judgment for vast majority of claims. The remainder settled.|
|Relational, LLC v. Hodges||Won appeal|
|U.S. v. Natale||Awaiting Decision of Appellate Court|
|University of Illinois College of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2002|
|University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign||History||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1999|