Gregory J. Jordan

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Bankruptcy Attorney in Chicago, IL

Jordan & Zito LLC
 | 55 W Monroe St, Suite 3600
Chicago, IL 60603
Phone: 312-489-8174
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2007
Licensed Since: 1991
Practice Areas:
  • Bankruptcy: Business
Attorney Profile

Gregory J. Jordan handles complex business bankruptcy matters at the law firm of Jordan & Zito. His experience includes loan enforcement, creditor bankruptcy representation, creditors’ rights and financial restructuring for businesses. His clients have included banks, retail stores and other high-profile entities. Most of Mr. Jordan’s practice is devoted to litigation, although he is proficient in resolving disputes outside of court through alternative dispute resolution means when possible. He accepts clients throughout the Chicago, Illinois, metropolitan area.

Mr. Jordan earned his Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Notre Dame in 1981, majoring in finance and earning a place on the dean’s list. He went on to obtain his Juris Doctor in 1984 from the Indiana University Maurer School of Law. Today, he is admitted to practice law in Illinois and Indiana, as well as before the U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Central and Southern Districts of Illinois; the U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana; the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan; the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin; the U.S. Supreme Court; the U.S. Tax Court; and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit.

His dedication to the highest legal standards has earned Mr. Jordan the respect of the legal community. He is rated AV Preeminent* with Martindale-Hubbell and was a recipient of the Indiana University Maurer School of Law Distinguished Service Award.

Mr. Jordan is an active member of the American Bar Association, the Illinois State Bar Association, The Chicago Bar Association, the American Bankruptcy Institute and the Commercial Law League of America. He also contributes pro bono work with the Chicago Volunteer Legal Services.

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

This law firm is a debt relief agency that helps people file for bankruptcy relief under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code.

 
Practice Areas
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Bankruptcy (100%): Bankruptcy Law, Credit Repair

Focus Areas

Bankruptcy Law, Credit Repair

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Super Lawyers: 2007

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About Gregory Jordan

Admitted: 1991, Illinois

Professional Webpage: https://www.jz-llc.com/Our-Team/Gregory-J-Jordan.shtml

Honors/Awards:

  • Indiana University School of Law Volunteer of the Year, Indiana University School of Law - Bloomington, 2007
  • Recipient Distinguished Service Award, Indiana University Maurer School of Law, 2014
  • Martindale Hubbell AV Rating

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Chairman, Village of Clarendon Hills, Illinois Plan Commission and Zoning Board, 1998 - 2015
  • Member, Village of Clarendon Hills, Illinois Plan Commission and Zoning Board, 1994 - 1998
  • Trustee, Village of Clarendon Hills, Illinois, 2015 - Present
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Commercial Law League
  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Indiana, 1984
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Indiana, 1984
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court Central District of Illinois, 1994
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 1991
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit, 1997
  • U.S. Tax Court
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • Illinois, 1991
  • Indiana, 1984

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Former Member, Notre Dame Parish Finance and Administration Committee
  • Former Chairman, Village of Clarendon Hills Community Caucus
  • President (Emeritus), Alumni Board, Indiana University Maurer School of Law
  • Chicago Volunteer Legal Services, 1995 - Present
  • Member, Indiana University School of Law Alumni Board

Representative Clients:

  • Jay-Mar Leasing Corp
  • Network Trucking
  • LaSalle Portfolio Management
  • Renaissance Ventures, LLC
  • W.L. Engler Distributing, Inc.
  • Doc's Drugs Stores
  • Colclasure, Inc./Colclasure Builders, Inc.
  • Amerus Bank
  • Pinnacle Bank
  • Civitas Bank

Educational Background:

  • University of Notre Dame, Bachelor of Business Administration, Major: Finance, Honors: Dean's List, 1977, 1981
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Website - www.jz-llc.com
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Office Location for Gregory J. Jordan

55 W Monroe St
Suite 3600
Chicago, IL 60603

Phone: 312-489-8174

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Last Updated: 7/2/2018

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