Attorneys at Sorling Northrup represent clients at all levels of the State and Federal court systems, including the United States Supreme Court. The firm’s appellate caseload is particularly concentrated before the Supreme and Appellate Courts of Illinois, and the U.S. Appellate Court for the Seventh Judicial Circuit, located in Chicago. Sorling Northrup attorneys have the knowledge and skill to prosecute and defend appeals before these appellate courts, including matters having original jurisdiction in the Illinois Supreme Court.

Matters prosecuted or defended before these courts have concerned all significant aspects of civil law, including commercial, bankruptcy, taxation, environmental, estate, employment, and civil rights matters. Sorling Northrup has successfully represented clients in the defense of constitutional free speech rights before the United States Supreme Court.

Many Sorling Northrup attorneys have prosecuted or defended cases in the appellate courts as part of their substantive legal practices. Please refer to the substantive area of law at issue for a listing of Sorling Northrup attorneys who practice in that area.

Sorling Northrup attorneys who practice in this area include: