John J. Malm is the founder of John J. Malm & Associates, P.C., with offices in Naperville and Chicago, Illinois. Focusing his practice on civil litigation, he represents plaintiffs throughout Cook, Kane, DuPage and Will counties in wrongful death and personal injury matters, including insurance coverage, medical malpractice, nursing home neglect and abuse, birth injuries and product liability. During his career, Mr. Malm has obtained numerous large settlements on behalf of his clients, including a $3 million policy limits settlement on behalf of the owners and tenants of a plant that was destroyed by fire and a significant confidential settlement with Ford Motor Company in a product liability matter on behalf of a client who was injured in a van rollover.
After earning his B.A. in business administration from Augustana College in 1988, Mr. Malm attended Valparaiso University Law School and was awarded his J. D. cum laude in 1993. While in law school, he was an editor on the Valparaiso University Law Review and a member of the executive board of the Moot Court Society. Prior to founding John J. Malm & Associates, P.C., in 2001, Mr. Malm was a partner at an area law firm. Admitted to practice in Illinois, he is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.
An active participant in several professional organizations, Mr. Malm is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association, the DuPage County Bar Association, the Kane County Bar Association, the Will County Bar Association and the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association. As a member of the Trial Bar of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, he accepts pro bono cases as assigned. Active in his community, Mr. Malm is a volunteer coach in youth sports leagues.
Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2017
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Admitted 1993, Illinois
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Last Updated: 6/14/2016