Scott D. Stephenson

Scott D. Stephenson

Partner

Office: IL – Chicago
T: 312-781-6670 F: 312-781-6630

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Scott has more than 30 years of experience as a trial attorney handling complex commercial litigation for Fortune 500 corporations as well as small and mid-size companies. Scott’s practice is focused on representation of manufacturers, distributors and retailers in product liability cases with an emphasis on cases involving the packaging, material handling and food industries.

Scott has also represented manufacturers of products in toxic tort cases, and has extensive experience representing owners, developers, general contractors and sub-contractors in construction injury, construction defect and premises liability cases. During his career, Scott has also represented clients in litigation involving trucking and other commercial vehicles, medical negligence, and breach of contract. Scott’s practice is national in scope.  In addition to Illinois, he has represented clients in Missouri, Ohio, Colorado, Iowa, Kentucky, Florida, Tennessee, and Indiana.

Practices

  • Strahs v. Tovar’s Snowplowing, Inc. 349 Ill.App.3d 634, 812 N.E.2d 441 Ill.App. (1 Dist. 2004)
  • Silverman v. Economy Fire and Cas. Co. 272 Ill.App.3d 490, 650 N.E.2d 603 (1st Dist.1995)
  • Marchese v. Vincelette, 261 Ill.App.3d 520, 633 N.E.2d 877 (1st Dist.1994)