About John F. Stimson

Attorney. Entrepreneur. Dedicated to protecting businesses and individuals with practical legal advice and assertive representation. Practice concentrated on commercial litigation, real estate, mortgage foreclosure defense and debt relief. Commercial law experience includes contracts, negotiable instruments, financing, technology & proprietary rights litigation.

Prior to starting his own practice John was a senior associate at two sizable law firms in Chicago; Burditt & Calkins ,and Siegan, Barbakoff, Gomberg & Gordon.

Prior to founding his own legal practice, John was a business owner and Senior Business Development Executive with a proven track record for generating multi-million dollar sales with Fortune 300 companies. He has extensive experience working for Siemens and other major data communication providers developing enterprise-wide voice and data systems. He also negotiated sizable joint marketing agreements between web-based application providers and major financial service companies including some of the largest insurance companies and banks.

John is currently an active member of:

  • Illinois Association of Foreclosure Defense Attorneys
  • - Founding Member and Board of Directors
  • - Vice President and Chairman of Judiciary Committee
  • North Suburban Bar Association
  • - President 2018-2019
  • - Member of Board of Directors
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
  • - Member of Federal Trial Bar 
  • Member of the Illinois State Bar Association
He can put his education to work for you:
  • Wayne State University Law School, 1977–1980
  • - JD, Law
  • - Activities and Societies: Moot Court National Team
  • University of Michigan, 1973–1975
  • - Bachelor's degree, Economics
  • Olivet College, 1971–1973

  • The Law Offices of John F. Stimson, LTD

    9933 Lawler Avenue, Suite 312
    Skokie, IL 60077


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