Jonathan M. Weis


Tel: (312) 368-0100
Fax: (312) 368-0111
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Practice Areas
Litigation and Dispute Resolution
Finance and Banking
Corporate and Business

Martindale-Hubbell Client Distinction Award for Responsiveness and Service Quality

Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5.0 Peer Review Rated

AVVO Superb Attorney Rating-Top Rated Lawyer

Jonathan joined Levin Ginsburg upon graduating, cum laude, from law school in 1996. As a partner at Levin Ginsburg, his practice focuses primarily on litigation and dispute resolution. Jonathan has extensive complex litigation and trial experience, and represents large multi-national and public companies as well as condominium associations and smaller businesses and individuals. Jonathan has experience litigating claims relating to contracts, business torts, shareholder and partnership disputes, landlord-tenant, condominium issues, municipal and building code matters, real estate transactions, trust and probate, construction and mechanics’ liens, banking and foreclosure, employment, Illinois Department of Revenue matters, and tobacco master settlement and tobacco regulatory issues.

He serves as the Firm’s co-managing partner and hiring partner.

University of Illinois College of Law, J.D. cum laude 1996
Cornell University, B.A.

Courts and Bar Admissions

Illinois and U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
Trial Bar, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois


Memberships / Activities
American Bar Association, including Litigation Section and Business Section
Illinois State Bar Association
Chicago Bar Association, including former Chair of Civil Litigation Practice Group
Cornell University 1865 Society Philanthropic Group
Legal Columnist for Illinois Bankers Association Journal
Legal Columnist for Gordon Food Service “Next Course” Trade Journal

Jonathan enjoys world travel and spending time with his wife, Lisa, and son, Samuel.



"We've worked with Levin Ginsburg since the 1980s...we have grown with them and have a very high level of comfort and confidence with this firm." Jay Nichols, President,
Badger Murphy
"Astute, responsive and practical. Those are three reasons why we work with Levin Ginsburg." Bryan L. Oyster, V.P. and General Manager,
Bentley Forbes