Mitchell S. Chaban

Partner

Tel: (312) 368-0100
Fax: (312) 368-0111
Email: mchaban@lgattorneys.com
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Practice Areas
Commercial Litigation and Dispute Resolution
Employment and Benefits
Corporate and Business

Experience
Mitchell is a trial lawyer who represents business entities, municipalities and individuals in commercial, business and employment related litigation in state and federal courts around the country. In addition to his jury and bench trial experience, Mitchell also represents clients in arbitrations, mediations and other forms of alternative dispute resolution.  Mitchell also represents clients in employment discrimination, hostile work environment and sexual harassment claims in United States District Courts, state courts, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the Illinois Department of Human Rights and the Cook County Commission on Human Rights.

Mitchell is also a business law counselor highly skilled in providing pragmatic legal advice to businesses concerning day-to-day business and employment related issues and avoiding litigation.  Mitchell regularly counsels clients on the preparation and enforcement of restrictive employment covenants, employee discipline and terminations, employee policy handbooks, reductions in force, affirmative action plans, wage and hour (overtime) issues, Family and Medical Leave Act, and accommodating disabled employees among others.

Education
John Marshall Law School, J.D., cum laude and Order of John Marshall 1995
Northern Illinois University, B.S. (Economics)

Courts and Bar Admissions

Court

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

Bar
Illinois

Personal
Mitchell is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association and Chicago Bar Association. Mitchell also serves as a Group Leader for the Provisors Chicago West Group. 

testimonials

"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