John A. (Jay) Stefani

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Chicago, IL

Levinson and Stefani
 | 230 W. Monroe St., Suite 2210, Chicago, IL 60606
Phone: 312-376-3812
Selected to Rising Stars: 2012, 2014 - 2016
Licensed Since: 2004
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
Attorney Profile

John A. Stefani is a partner at the Chicago, Illinois, law firm of Levinson and Stefani. Focusing his practice on personal injury litigation, he represents clients throughout the Chicago metropolitan area who have been injured through the negligent acts of others, whether through motor vehicle crashes involving personal or commercial vehicles, nursing home abuse and neglect as well as wrongful death claims.

After earning his Bachelor of Arts in political science from DePaul University in 1997, Mr. Stefani went on to attend DePaul University College of Law. He graduated in 2004 with his Juris Doctor and was an attorney at a prominent Chicago firm before joining Levinson and Stefani in 2004. Mr. Stefani is admitted to practice before all Illinois state courts.

In order to stay abreast of current developments in his field, Mr. Stefani is a member of several professional organizations, including the Illinois State and Chicago bar associations. He is also an active participant in the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association and the American Association for Justice, joining the latter's Motor Vehicle Collision, Highway and Premises Liability Section and the Trucking and Nursing Homes Litigation Groups. At the Chicago Bar Association, Mr. Stefani has served as both legislative liaison and vice chair for its Solo/Small Firm Practitioners Committee and is a member of its Law Practice Management and Technology Committee.

Mr. Stefani is dedicated to helping scholars, acting as a mentor at DePaul University and DePaul University College of Law through the DePaul University Alumni Sharing Knowledge program. He has spoken in front of professional groups on topics related to his practice areas, including a 2013 presentation on nursing home abuse and neglect cases.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Personal Injury - General (100%): Animal Bites, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Dram Shop Laws, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Sexual Abuse - Plaintiff, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

Focus Areas

Personal Injury - General: Animal Bites, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Dram Shop Laws, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Sexual Abuse - Plaintiff, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

Selections

top-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 4 years

Rising Stars: 2012, 2014 - 2016

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About John Stefani

Admitted: 2004, Illinois

Professional Webpage: http://levinsonstefani.com/jay-stefani/

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • DePaul University's Alumni Sharing Knowledge (ASK), Mentor
  • Received the CALI Award for his Senior Seminar paper
  • Public Interest Law Association
  • DePaul Chapter of the ACLU
  • American Association for Justice, Trucking Litigation Group
  • American Association for Justice, Nursing Home Litigation Group
  • American Association for Justice, Motor Vehicle Collision, Highway and Premises Liability Section
  • Illinois State Bar Association, Solo/Small Firm Practitioners Committee, Legislative Liaison, 2009-2010
  • Chicago Bar Association, Solo/Small Firm Committee, Vice Chair, 2010-2014
  • Law Practice Management & Technology Committee
  • Chicago Bar Association, Member, 2005-present
  • Illinois State Bar Association, Member, 2005-present
  • Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, Member, 2005-present
  • American Association for Justice, Member, 2005-present

Scholarly Lectures and Writings:

  • Presented at the New Jersey Association for Justice's Boardwalk Seminar., Discovery: Important Items that are Often Overlooked, New Jersey Association For Justice, 2017
  • Contributed and presented a paper at the 2004 DePaul University CIPLIT Symposium, “Privacy and Identity: The Promise and Perils of a Technological Age.”

Educational Background:

  • DePaul University, Political Science, 1997

Industry Groups

  • Bus Accidents
  • Truck Crashes
  • Comments

    • “A very smart lawyer who cares tremendously about his clients.”

    These comments were made by fellow attorneys during the annual nomination process.

    Office Location for John A. (Jay) Stefani

    230 W. Monroe St., Suite 2210
    Chicago, IL 60606

    Phone: 312-376-3812

     

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    Last Updated: 5/18/2017

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