Alon Stein concentrates his practice in civil litigation. Mr. Stein practices in Illinois, Wisconsin and Arizona. Alon has litigated matters all the way to the Supreme Courts of Wisconsin and Indiana, as well as appellate courts of Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana and Arizona.
Mr. Stein represents businesses, individuals, and healthcare entities (e.g. nursing homes and hospices) in all aspects of litigation from the initial pleadings to trial. Alon has handled a wide range of litigation, both representing the plaintiff and the defendant. Primary areas of focus include contract disputes; corporate and partnership disputes; trade secrets; employment discrimination and retaliation; wage and hour, general employment and business litigation; homeowners’ insurance coverage disputes; construction litigation; intentional misconduct, defamation; commercial forcible entry and detainer; creditor’s rights; defense of preference claims and adversary proceedings.
Representative clients include nursing homes, hospices, cell phone distributors, architects, grocery stores, physicians, medical and dental groups, commercial landlords, real estate developers, restaurants, construction companies, and a major shopping mall. Alon also handles involuntary discharge proceedings for nursing homes. Mr. Stein has developed a practical approach to practicing law: He treats business disputes as business problems, to be solved promptly, creatively, and cost effectively. He also takes pride in his track record of achieving successful results through the litigation process.
Mr. Stein is considered by his peers to be one of the top lawyers in Illinois by being selected as an Illinois Super Lawyer Rising Star for business litigation and healthcare litigation every year that he was eligible since 2012. Mr. Stein has also served as an arbitrator in alternate dispute resolution proceedings for the Circuit Courts of Cook, Will, Kane, McHenry and Lake Counties. In addition, Alon Stein is a Commercial Calendar Arbitrator for the Circuit Court of Cook County and a mediator with The Chicago Bar Association's mediation service.
Mr. Stein is a 2002 graduate of the University of Wisconsin Law School where he was one of the managing editors of The Wisconsin Law Review.
Attorney Stein was elected three times to serve as an Assembly member of the Illinois State Bar Association. He is an officer of the Advocates Society (the Polish-American bar association) and a member of the Chicago Bar Association, North Suburban Bar Association, Decalogue Society of Lawyers, and the Asian American Bar Association (where he serves as the co-Chair of the mentorship committee). Mr. Stein is a board member of Maccabim Hebrew School. Alon is a fluent Hebrew speaker.
Alon Stein is licensed in Illinois, Wisconsin and Arizona. He is also registered with the Israel Bar Association as an attorney deemed qualified by the Israel Bar to advise Israelis and Israeli businesses as to US law. Currently, Alon Stein is the only such lawyer in Illinois, Wisconsin and Arizona that the Israel Bar Association has so registered.