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John L. Bitzer

Member
Bitzer Law Firm
502 W. Main Street, Suite 200
Collinsville, Illinois 62234
Peer Rating
4.1 of 5.0
Client Rating
5.0 of 5.0
BV Rated
Experience & Credentials
Practice Areas
Family Law & Personal Injury; DUI/DWI; Traffic Violations; Employment Law; Estate Planning; Trusts; Family Law; Adoption; Child Support; Custody & Visitation; Divorce; Nursing Home; Personal Injury; Motor Vehicle Accidents; Probate & Estate Administration; Products Liability Law; Professional Malpractice Law; Medical Malpractice; Railroad Worker Injury/FELA; Personal Injury -- Plaintiff
University
University of Illinois, Champaign, Illinois, B.S., 1974
Law School
John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois, J.D., 1979
Admitted
1979, Illinois; 1979, U.S. Federal Court,
ISLN
909007698
Peer Reviews (26)
BV Rated
4.1/5.0
Peer Rating
 
High Ethical Standard
Personal Injury, Civil Litigation, Personal Injury Defense, Accident Insurance, Litigation, Defense Litigation, Family Law, Automobile Negligence, Tort Defense, Products Liability Defense, Business Enterprises, Accidents, General Practice, General Liability, Civil Practice and Probate Litigation
Areas of Practice
Legal Knowledge
4.1/5
Analytical Capabilities
3.8/5
Judgment
4.2/5
Communication Ability
4.1/5
Legal Experience
4.2/5
Peer Reviews (26)
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 06/06/11
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 06/01/11
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Member on 09/10/09
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 09/10/09
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Member on 09/10/09
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Member on 09/10/09
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
excellent attorney i believe he deserves an av rating
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Member on 09/10/09
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
4.6/5.0 Posted by a Member on 09/10/09
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
i have always found john to be a very competent attorney. he is a man of his word, knowledgeable of the law, and provides good representation to his clients. he is a credit to the profession.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
5/5
4.4/5.0 Posted by a Principal on 05/27/14
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
4/5
4.4/5.0 Posted by a Associate on 09/10/09
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
well respected and deservedly so.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
5/5
4.4/5.0 Posted by a Member on 09/10/09
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
john is a very capable, conscientious, and diligent lawyer. while i am not prone to hyperbole (hence my limited "5" assessment, john is an av lawyer
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
5/5
4.0/5.0 Posted by a Member on 09/10/09
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
3/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
4/5
4.0/5.0 Posted by a Member on 09/10/09
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
4/5
4.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 09/10/09
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
4/5
4.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 09/10/09
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
5/5
4.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 09/10/09
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
4/5
4.0/5.0 Posted by a Member on 09/10/09
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
5/5
4.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 09/10/09
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
4/5
4.0/5.0 Posted by a Member on 09/10/09
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
4/5
3.8/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 09/10/09
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
i've known john for many years and have defended cases with him and against him, steve mudge
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
3/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
4/5
3.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 06/01/11
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
3/5
Analytical Capabilities
3/5
Judgment
3/5
Communication Ability
3/5
Legal Experience
3/5
3.0/5.0 Posted by a Member on 09/10/09
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
3/5
Analytical Capabilities
3/5
Judgment
3/5
Communication Ability
3/5
Legal Experience
3/5
3.0/5.0 Posted by a Member on 09/10/09
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
3/5
Analytical Capabilities
3/5
Judgment
3/5
Communication Ability
3/5
Legal Experience
4/5
3.0/5.0 Posted by a Other Law Firm Position on 09/10/09
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
3/5
Analytical Capabilities
3/5
Judgment
3/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
3/5
2.0/5.0 Posted by a Principal on 03/19/12
Legal Knowledge
2/5
Analytical Capabilities
2/5
Judgment
2/5
Communication Ability
2/5
Legal Experience
2/5
2.0/5.0 Posted by a Principal on 05/24/11
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
3/5
Analytical Capabilities
2/5
Judgment
2/5
Communication Ability
2/5
Legal Experience
2/5
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Client Reviews

Overall Client Rating

in Trusts and Estates
5.0 out of 5.0
Communication Ability
5.0
Responsiveness
5.0
Quality of Service
5.0
Value for Money
5.0
  • Data based on 1 reviews
  • Recommended by 1 Client(s)
  • Last reviewed on 09/10/13
Posted by a Consumer on 09/10/13
5.0 out of 5.0  
Excellent Lawyer
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