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Edward X. Clinton

Edward X. Clinton

also known as Edward X. Clinton, Jr.

Practice areas:

Litigation, Corporate & Incorporation, Limited Liability Company (LLC)

About Me

I have extensive experience in business litigation cases, including breach of contract, business torts, legal malpractice, and feuds between shareholders of closely held businesses. I have also incorporated many entities, including S Corporations and Limited Liability Companies and have drafted and negotiated many operating agreements and shareholder agreements.  


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1991

  1. Litigation: 70%
    22 years, 100 cases
  2. Corporate & Incorporation: 20%
    22 years, 25 cases
  3. Limited Liability Company (LLC): 10%
    22 years, 30 cases



Contingent (33-40%)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

6 total 

  • Robert Thomas Kuehl

    I highly endorse this lawyer. I've known Edward for years. He is an outstanding litigator and one of the sharpest and most knowledgeable attorneys I know. And a superb communicator.


    Robert Kuehl Libel & Slander Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Kathleen Balthrop Havener

    I endorse this lawyer. Ed Clinton was my classmate at Harvard Law School. He is remarkably up-to-date on developments in the law and has enjoyed impressive victories. I know him to be very bright, committed, and an impassioned advocate. I heartily recommend him.


    Kathleen Havener Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Other

Contact Info

The Law Offices of Edward X. Clinton, P.C.

111 West Washington Street
Suite 1437
Chicago, IL, 60602


ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law199105/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AssociateMayer Brown & Platt1992 - 1996
Law ClerkUnited States Court of Appeals For the Seventh Circuit1991 - 1992

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Seventh Circuit Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1991 - Present
Chicago Bar AssociationMember1991 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Reyna Capital v. LML Technologies, 03 C 6396Resolved via settlement
Caldera Pharmaceuticals v. BellowsSettlement

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Publication NameTitleDate
St. John's Law Review“Does Rule 41(d) Authorize An Award Of Attorney’s Fees?”1997
Southern Illinois University Law JournalDo Businesses Have Standing To Sue Under State Consumer Fraud Statutes?1995

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Harvard University Law SchoolLawJ.D.1991
University of ChicagoHistoryA.B.1988

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Taking the Next StepCareers In Law2014