Stephen Snakard has over 30 years’ experience in the general practice of law with specialization in civil litigation in State and Federal Courts at the trial and appellate levels. Extensive litigation experience in Banking, Corporate, Commercial, Construction, Employment, Estate, and Probate, Insurance Coverage and Claims, Municipal, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, and Will and Trust matters.
His varied and extensive experience of actively practicing law has allowed Stephen Snakard to advise, counsel, and represent banking institutions, municipalities, insurance companies, government agencies, substantial manufacturing and retail concerns, real estate owners, contractors and developers, and numerous individuals and various business and corporate clients in a broad range of matters.
Stephen Snakard has represented clients in general civil and sophisticated and complex litigation. He has litigated over 300 cases in both State and Federal Courts many to judgment or jury verdicts. He has also prosecuted and argued approximately two dozen appeals in the Illinois Appellate and Supreme Court and Federal Courts of Appeals and United States Supreme Court.
U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois
Member, Federal Trial Bar
U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit
- John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois
Professional Associations and Memberships
- American Bar Association
- Illinois State Bar Association
- Chicago Bar Association