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American Nat'l Bank & Trust Co. v. Equitable Life Assurance Soc'y, 406 F.3d 867 (7th Cir. 2005)

Appellant's Brief
Reply Brief

Andrews v. Chevy Chase Bank, F.S.B., 545 F.3d 570 (7th Cir. 2008)

Brief for Appellant
Reply Brief for Appellant

Avery v. State Farm Mut. Auto Ins. Co., 746 N.E.2d 1242 (Ill. Ct. App. 2001)

Brief of Appellant

California Dental Ass'n v. FTC, 526 U.S. 756 (1999)

Amicus Brief

Choate v. Indiana Harbor Belt Railroad Co., 954 N.E.2d 760, 2011 IL App (1st) 100209 (Ill. App. Ct. 2011)

Opening brief
Petition for rehearing
Petition for leave to appeal
Reply brief

Choate v. Indiana Harbor Belt Railroad Co. , 980 N.E.2d 58 (Ill. 2012)

Opening brief
Reply brief

City of Chicago v. Morales, 527 U.S. 41 (1999)

Amicus Brief

DSM Desotech Inc. v. 3D Systems Corp., (Fed. Cir. No. 13-1298) (pending)

Redacted Opening Brief
Redacted Reply Brief

Empress Casino Joliet Corp. v. Giannoulias, 129 S. Ct. 2764 (2009) (Mem.)

Petition for a Writ of Certiorari

In re Terra Int'l, Inc., 134 F.3d 302 (5th Cir. 1998)

Petition for Writ of Mandamus

Jablonski v. Ford Motor Co., 955 N.E.2d 1138 (Ill. 2011)

Amicus brief

Linde v. Arab Bank, PLC, 706 F.3d 92 (2d Cir. 2013)

Opening Brief
Appellants' Reply Brief

Simpkins v. CSX Transp., 965 N.E.2d 1092 (Ill. 2012)

Petition for Leave to Appeal
Appellant's Brief
Appellant's Reply

State Farm Mut. Auto. Ins. Co. v. Speroni, 525 U.S. 922 (1998) (order)

Reply Brief
Petition for a Writ of Certiorari

Tri-State Coach Lines, Inc. v. Metropolitan Pier & Exposition Authority, 532 U.S. 994 (2001)

Brief in Opposition
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