Jonathan D. Karmel
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Location:

Chicago, IL

Phone:

Fax:

312-641-0781

Email:

Read Jon's book Dying to Work: Death and Injury in the American Workplace can be purchased at Cornell University Press, Barnes & Noble and Amazon.

Click here to view Jon's video -https://tinyurl.com/dyingtowork

Click here to listen to Jon’s interviews.

Dying To Work

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1982
  • Michigan, 2013
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1992
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit, 1986
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 1998
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit, 1999
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 1983
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Michigan, 1997
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan, 1999
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Indiana, 2003
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Illinois, 2005

Education

  • John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois
  • University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 00/1978
    • Honors: With Honors
    • Major: Political Science
  • Yale University, Graduate School, Political Science, New Haven, Connecticut

    Classes/Seminars

    • Instructor, John Marshall Law School, 1984 to 1986
    • Chapter Author/Lecturer, Labor Law, Illinois Institute Continuing Legal Education, 1986 to 2000
    • Kessler-Eidson Program for Trial Techniques, May Session, Emory University School of Law, 2010 to Present

    Honors and Awards

    • 2014 Illinois Super Lawyers - Employment & Labor
    • 2015 Illinois Super Lawyers - Employment & Labor
    • 2016 Illinois Super Lawyers - Employment & Labor

    Professional Associations and Memberships

    • College of Labor and Employment Lawyers, Fellow

    Practice Areas

    Contact Our Firm

    Our Office Locations

    Karmel Law Firm
    Chicago Office

    20 S. Clark Street
    Suite 1720
    Chicago, IL 60603

    Phone800-459-6264

    Fax312-641-0781

    Map & Directions

    Michigan Office
    P.O. Box 2854
    Douglas, MI 49406

    Phone800-459-6264

    Fax312-641-0781

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