Member Profile: Stuart M. Widman

Stuart M. Widman
Widman Law Offices LLC
180 North LaSalle Street
Suite 3600
Chicago, IL 60601
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Tel: (312) 759-7242
Fax: (312) 263-3270
Website: www.swidmanlaw.com

IL Chapter: www.IllinoisMediators.org

ADR Services Include:

Mediation; Arbitration; Early Neutral Evaluation; ADR Training/CME

 

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Stuart M. Widman has substantive case experience in the following areas...

Agricultural
Anti-Trust
Appellate
Bankruptcy/Creditors
Biotech
Business Dissolution
Class Actions
Commercial/Business
Condominiums
Construction
Consumer Fraud
Contract Disputes
Debt Collections
Discrimination
Divorce (High Asset)
EEOC
Employment
Energy Sector (Oil, Gas)
Environmental
Family Businesses
Franchise
Health Care
Insurance
Intellectual Property
International
Land Use/Planning
Landlord/Tenant
Legal Malpractice
Local Govt./Municipalities
Medical Devices
Mining
Mortgage Foreclosure
Partnerships
Pensions / ERISA
Pharmaceuticals
Professional Fees
Professional Liability
Real Estate
Securities
Shareholder Disputes
Software
Sports
Taxation
Technology
Telecommunications
Title Disputes
Torts
Trademarks/Patents
Trusts / Estates
Unfair Competition
Utilities
Wage & Hour/FMLA

 

BIOGRAPHICAL:

Mr. Widman is a nationally recognized commercial arbitrator, mediator and litigator. For over 35 years he has handled complex matters in areas such as healthcare, sales and commercial code, employment, insurance, partnerships and corporations, construction and real estate, intellectual property, biotechnology and pharmaceuticals, computers and e-commerce, utilities and telecommunications, environmental, licenses, securities, and franchises. As an arbitrator or mediator, over the past 24 years, parties have entrusted over $1.6 billion of domestic and international commercial disputes, including class actions, to arbitrate or mediate. He has authored hundreds of awards, orders and rulings.

Mr. Widman has been a frequent author, teacher, and presenter on litigation and ADR topics. He has published 25 articles, chapters, or guidebooks; has spoken at over 50 ABA or other bar association and industry programs; has been on the national teaching faculty of the American Arbitration Association for 14 years; and has taught commercial arbitration at DePaul University School of Law. A partner at Miller Shakman & Beem LLP, Chicago, he is a 1970 graduate of the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, and a 1974 graduate of Northwestern University School of Law.  Mr. Widman can be reached at swidman@millershakman.com or 312-759-7242.

EDUCATION:

  • B.S., Wharton School of Finance, University of Pennsylvania, Finance, 1970
  • J.D., Northwestern University School of Law, 1974

Memberships & Affiliations

  • American Bar Association- Business Law, Dispute Resolution, Litigation and Natural Resources, Energy and Environmental Law sections.
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Arbitrator and Mediator for the American Arbitration Association (both as neutral and party-appointed)
  • Arbitrator and Mediator for the CPR International Institute for Conflict Prevention and Resolution
  • Arbitrator and Mediator for ADR Systems
  • Arbitrator for the Chicago Mercantile Exchange - Business Conduct Committee
  • Mediator for Circuit Court of Cook County, Law Division and Chancery Division
  • Chair of the American Arbitration Association’s Commercial Arbitration Advisory Committee for the Chicago Regional Office
  • Member of the American Trial Lawyers Association

Rates

$550/hour
 
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