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Neal Gerber Eisenberg Attorneys Participate in the 2010 Constitutional Rights Foundation Chicago’s Lawyers in the Classroom Program

The Lawyers in the Classroom program partners attorneys with teachers and their students to address the ever-growing need of schools to introduce students to the fundamental legal principles underlying the United States Constitution.

Stephen Fedo

Partner
sfedo@ngelaw.com
T: (312) 269-8026
F: (312) 429-3557

Stephen Fedo is Neal Gerber Eisenberg’s General Counsel. His practice involves trial and appellate advocacy in many areas of business law, and he has represented domestic and international corporations in disputes arising from commercial transactions, mergers and acquisitions, trademark licensing, franchising, and corporate group control and liability. He also litigates federal and state tax controversies and has substantial experience in contested trusts and estates. He has counseled and litigated on behalf of both public and private entities in the area of governmental affairs, including the Office of the Governor of the State of Illinois, and serves as special counsel to the Illinois Supreme Court’s Board of Admissions to the Bar and Committee on Character and Fitness.

Teaching, Presentations, Professional Affiliations and Honors:

  • Stephen has been selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America since 2010 
  • Instructor, Intensive Trial Practice Program, University of Chicago Law School (1993-present)
  • Frequent lecturer on bar admissions and on accommodation of disabled persons in connection with bar examinations
  • Chicago Council of Lawyers; Co-Chair, State Judicial Evaluation Committee

Education

  • The University of Chicago Law School (J.D., 1981)
  • State University of New York at Stony Brook (M.A., 1973)
  • Macalester College (B.A., 1971), with distinction

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1981

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court for the Central District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Arkansas
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Arkansas
  • U.S. Tax Court