Richard J. Prendergast, Ltd. is a litigation law firm founded in 1977 by Richard J. Prendergast. Mr. Prendergast is a former President of the Chicago Bar Association and a Fellow in the American College of Trial Lawyers, the International Academy of Trial Lawyers and the American Academy of Appellate Lawyers.
Our practice involves a broad range of litigation and related services. We have experience in areas such as breach of contract, licensing disputes, anti-trust, restrictive covenants, arbitration, securities, business law, and real estate disputes, as well as personal injury and other torts, among other areas of law. We have litigated cases at both the trial and the appellate levels, in state and federal courts, and before various administrative
agencies and commissions. We have tried substantial cases in a variety of areas of the law to juries and judges, and have argued numerous appeals in state and federal appellate courts. In addition to our experience in the courtroom, we have handled matters before arbitration and mediation panels, and we have represented business and individuals in various negotiations and settlements.
Given the breadth of our experience, we have represented a wide array of clients, individual and commercial. We have represented large corporations such as Amgen, Inc., Time Warner Cable, AT&T, Coastal Corp., and Cencorp among others; associations such as the Cable Television and Communications Associations of Illinois; and corporate executives, business leaders, small and local businesses, trade associations, medical groups, and numerous
individuals in personal injury cases and other disputes.
Please feel free to contact any of our lawyers for further information about our practice.