Andrew Kopon, Jr.

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  • 111 East Wacker Drive, Suite 500, Chicago, IL 60601
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Mr. Kopon is a founding Member of Kopon Airdo, LLC. His practice focuses on the handling of complex civil litigation matters, including class actions, mass tort litigation, and employment litigation matters. He has tried high profile cases and has argued successfully before the Illinois Supreme Court. Mr. Kopon has worked as national and regional counsel for major consumer and commercial product manufacturers. He currently serves as National Coordinating Counsel for a not-for-profit religious risk pooling trust and as National Coordinating Counsel for an international pharmacy retailer. Mr. Kopon is the President-elect of the IADC. He has served on the faculty of the prestigious IADC Trial Academy and the Illinois’ defense bar association’s trial advocacy program on multiple occasions.

Mr. Kopon is a charter member of the Leading Lawyers Network Advisory Board (LLNAB) whose members are selected based upon their reputation and professional ethics. He has been named an Illinois Super Lawyer on multiple occasions. He currently serves on the Board of Directors for the International Association of Defense Counsel and the Board of Trustees for Loyola Academy located in Wilmette, Illinois. He received his undergraduate degree from Providence College and is a graduate with distinction from The John Marshall Law School.

Areas of Practice (5)

  • Products Liability
  • Construction
  • Employment Law
  • Coverage
  • Complex Civil Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
312-506-4470  Phone
312-506-4460  Fax
University Attended:
Providence College, B.A., 1976
Law School Attended:
John Marshall Law School, J.D., with distinction, 1980
Year of First Admission:
1980, Illinois; 1982, New Jersey
International Association of Defense Counsel
President-elect (July, 2016 – July, 2017), takes office as President of the IADC in July, 2017 to July, 2018
Current Member, Board of Directors
Past Chair, Trial Techniques & Tactics Committee
Past Chair, Product Liability Committee
Faculty Member, IADC Trial Academy, Boulder, Colorado, 2003
Defense Research Institute
Board of Directors
Lawyers for Civil Justice
Board of Directors
The Foundation of the International Association ofDefense Counsel
Past Member, Board of Directors
National Foundation for Judicial Excellence
Program Member 2013
Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel (IDC)
American Society for Pharmacy Law

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