John L. Ropiequet

John L. Ropiequet

Of Counsel

Contact Info

Phone: (312) 876-7814
Fax: (312) 876-6214

Primary Office

Chicago
161 North Clark Street
Suite 4200
Chicago, IL 60601

John L. Ropiequet

John L. Ropiequet has practiced for more than 30 years, focusing on consumer finance class action defense and other commercial litigation. He has a nationwide civil litigation practice at both the trial and the appellate levels, including a substantial amount of experience handling alternate dispute resolution, such as arbitration and mediation. With trial experience that runs the gamut from medical malpractice cases to will contests, he currently devotes a significant amount of his time to consumer credit class actions and commercial disputes. John also has substantial experience in other complex litigation, including antitrust, toxic tort, securities fraud, real estate and Superfund litigation.

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Credentials and Accolades

Honors and Awards

Northwestern University Alumni Association Service Award, 1996

Chicago Volunteer Legal Services Foundation Distinguished Service Award, 1999

District Award of Merit, Northeast Illinois Council, Boy Scouts of America, 1991

Named to the "Illinois Super Lawyers" list, Civil Litigation Defense, 2005

Silver Beaver Award, Northeast Illinois Council, Boy Scouts of America, 2006

 

Memberships and Affiliations

Co-editor of the Annual Survey of Consumer Financial Services Law for the American Bar Association Business Law Section, Consumer Financial Services Committee 

Former Pro Bono Director of American Bar Association Business Law Section, Consumer Financial Services Committee 

Fellow of the American College of Consumer Financial Services Lawyers

Chairman of the Conference on Consumer Finance Law Governing Committee 

Former chair of the American Bar Association Section of Litigation, Committee on Corporate Counsel, Subcommittee on Budgeting for Litigation  

Illinois State Bar Association

Chicago Bar Association 

Former president of United Way of the North Shore 

Former president of Family Counseling Service of Evanston and Skokie Valley 

Former national co-chair of the Law School Fund at Northwestern University

 

Education

J.D., Northwestern University School of Law, 1972, cum laude

B.A., Johns Hopkins University, 1969

Bar Admissions

Illinois

John L. Ropiequet has practiced for more than 30 years, focusing on consumer finance class action defense and other commercial litigation. He has a nationwide civil litigation practice at both the trial and the appellate levels, including a substantial amount of experience handling alternate dispute resolution, such as arbitration and mediation. With trial experience that runs the gamut from medical malpractice cases to will contests, he currently devotes a significant amount of his time to consumer credit class actions and commercial disputes. John also has substantial experience in other complex litigation, including antitrust, toxic tort, securities fraud, real estate and Superfund litigation.