JOHN FISK

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John W. Fisk
Fisk & Monteleone, Ltd. 308 W State St. STE 210 Rockford, IL 61101
Phone: 815-209-9030
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For over thirty years, John W. Fisk has vigorously protected the rights of the wrongfully injured. John is recognized as a leading authority in the field of personal injury law, and has been recognized as a Super Lawyer by Chicago magazine. He was designated one of the Top 10 personal injury attorneys in the State of Illinois by the National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys, and a Top 100 Trial Lawyer by the National Trial Lawyers. He has been awarded a perfect 10.0 by the attorney referral web site AVVO.

John has the trial experience necessary to obtain full compensation for his clients. He has tried many jury trials, and defendants and insurers are aware of his reputation for tenacity, persistence and persuasion. John has secured numerous settlements and verdicts in excess of $1 million dollars for seriously injured clients, including many cases in Rockford and surrounding counties. He has successfully prosecuted numerous appeals before the Illinois Supreme and Appellate Courts. John is a 1977 graduate of Western Illinois University, where he graduated with high honors. He attended Chicago-Kent College of Law where he also graduated with honors, and he has been licensed by the Supreme Court of the State of Illinois as an attorney since 1981. He is a graduate of the trial program of the National Institute of Trial Lawyers. He is certified as a member of the Trial Bar of the Northern District of Illinois., and is admitted to the Southern District of Illinois and the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. He is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association, the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association and the National Trial Lawyers Association, as well as the Winnebago and Boone County Bar Associations.

Areas of Practice:

  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Dental Malpractice
  • Trucking Accidents
  • Dog Bites
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Wrongful Death
  • Insurance Bad Faith

Licensure and Admissions:

  • Supreme Court- State of Illinois, 1981
    Trial Bar for the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, 1990
  • United States Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals, 1991

Education:

  • WESTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY – Macomb, Illinois
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree with High Honors – 1977
  • ILLINOIS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY CHICAGO KENT COLLEGE OF LAW – Chicago, IL Juris Doctor: J.D., with Honors – 1981

Professional Associations and Memberships:

  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
  • Winnebago County Bar Association
  • Boone County Bar Association End of John Fisk Bio