PRACTICESEmployment Law & Litigation
Governmental & Municipality Law & Litigation
- The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois
- Juris Doctor
- Roosevelt University, Chicago, Illinois
- B.A., Actuarial Science
- United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
Zachary D. Fletcher
Zachary Fletcher is based in the firm’s Chicago office. Zachary’s practice focuses on civil litigation, including the defense of auto, truck, construction, and premises liability injury claims as well as the defense of complex local public entity, municipality, and labor and employment litigation.Zachary’s past experience includes the defense and trial of catastrophic injury cases, many of which as counsel on excess policies of insurance, arising from automobile and truck collisions, construction-site and premises incidents, as well as defense of complex commercial contracts, products liability, breach of warranty, and medical malpractice.
In a Wisconsin trucking case, Zachary helped secure sanctions against a Plaintiff who filed two affidavits in bad faith, one being declared a sham affidavit. Also, after deposing that Plaintiff’s sole retained expert in the matter, Zachary drafted and argued a Daubert Motion and was successful in barring Plaintiff’s witness from offering expert opinions.
Zachary graduated from Roosevelt University with a degree in Actuarial Science with a minor focus in Financial Services. He obtained his law degree from The John Marshall Law School. While in law school, Zachary worked for the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office and practiced as a 711 law clerk.
Zachary is admitted to practice in the State of Illinois and the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. In the past he has been admitted pro hac vice to defend matters in California and Wisconsin and is a member of the Chicago Bar Association.