Bryan T. Butcher

Phone | (312) 332-8521
Fax | (312) 332-8451   

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Bryan T. Butcher

When individuals and businesses need someone who knows their way around the courtroom, Bryan’s name is usually on the list. Bryan has extensive State and Federal experience in Illinois, personally trying over 100 jury trials to verdict. Bryan regularly handles all aspects of complex tort and commercial litigation, with experience that includes:

  • Breach of Contract
  • Restrictive Covenants
  • Engineering
  • U.N. Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
  • Transportation
  • Construction
  • Trademark
  • Corporate
  • Real Estate
  • Condominium Disputes
  • Evictions
  • Catastrophic Loss
  • Property Damage
  • Bodily Injury
  • Consumer Fraud
  • Wage Payment and Collection
  • Business License Violations
  • Insurance Litigation

With such a wide breadth of experience, Bryan also advises his clients in transactional work that helps keep them out of litigation in the first place. He regularly assists clients with transactional matters, including the preparation, revision, and review of contracts, settlement agreements, corporation and limited liability agreements, Secretary of State filings, Chicago business licensing procedures, Chicago zoning and land use, Chicago Zoning Board of Appeals, Chicago Business Affairs and Consumer Protection, residential and commercial lease agreements, employment agreements, and trademark applications.

Bryan is an election attorney for Alderman Brendan Reilly’s 42nd Ward Organization.


  • Illinois Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois


  • John Marshall Law School, Chicago, IL, J.D.
  • St. Joseph’s College, Collegeville, IN, B.A.