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Paul Gajewski

Member Location: Chicago, Illinois

Phone: (312) 236-9375
Fax: (312) 236-2877
E-mail: E-mail Me

Areas of Practice

  • Transportation Law
  • ERISA Withdrawal/Contribution Liability Issues
  • Real Estate
  • Commercial Transactions
  • Business Litigation
  • Workers Compensation Defense

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1985
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 1986
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit, 1987

Education

  • John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois
    • J.D. – 1985
  • Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana
    • B.S. – 1982

Published Works

  • Interpreting “Commodities General” Authority, Illinois Transportation Register, April 4, 1989
  • What is Sufficient Notice of Claim?, Illinois Transportation Register, July 7, 1990
  • Trucking Deregulation and Undercharge Claims: Strategies for Shippers, Illinois Bar Journal, November, 1992, Vol. 80

Representative Cases

  • American Interinsurance Exchange v. Occidental Fire and Cas. Co. of North Carolina, 835 F.2d 157 (C.A.7 (Ill.) 1987)
  • Douglas Transit, Inc. v. Illinois Commerce Com’n, 517 N.E.2d 724 (Ill.App. 4 Dist. 1987)
  • Brandt Truck Line, Inc. v. Illinois Commerce Com’n, 527 N.E.2d 464 (Ill.App. 1 Dist. 1988)
  • Motor Carrier Audit and Collection Co., a Div. of Delta Traffic Service, Inc. v. C & D Charter Power Systems, Inc., 1988 WL 102110 (N.D.Ill. 1988)
  • Center Video Industrial Company, Incorporated V.Roadway Package System, Incorporated, 90 F.3d 188 (C.A.7 (Ill.) 1996)
  • Fireman’s Fund Ins. Co. v. Reckart Logistics, Inc. et. al., 2011 WL 4062508,(N.D.Ill., September 13, 2011)
  • McDonald v. Eagle Express Lines, Inc., 2009 WL 3147568 (N.D.Ill., September 29, 2009)
  • Northern Indiana Metals v. Iowa Express, Inc., 2009 WL 1139986 (N.D.Ind., April 27, 2009)
  • Dean Foods v. Consolidated Freightways Mtr., 29 F.Supp. 2d 495 (1998)

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association, 1985 – Present
  • Illinois State Bar Association, 1988 – Present
  • Chicago Bar Association, Transportation Committee, 1985 – Present
  • Illinois Transportation Lawyers Association, 1989 – Present

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Phi Delta Phi