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Stephanie L. Stewart

Stephanie L. Stewart

Meyer Law Group LLC

Chicago, IL, USA


Ms. Stewart is a partner at the Meyer Law Group, LLC.  After graduating from Northwestern University Law School in 1994, Ms. Stewart served as a prosecutor at the Illinois Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Commission (“ARDC”) where she investigated and litigated hundreds of attorney disciplinary cases. In 1999, she was promoted to Senior Counsel to the Administrator of the ARDC, a position she held until leaving the ARDC for private practice in 2002.  Recognized by her peers as a "Super Lawyer" and/or “Leading Lawyer” in professional liability since 2007, Ms. Stewart concentrates her practice in ARDC defense, legal malpractice, representation before the Committee on Character and Fitness, and representation before the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation.

Ms. Stewart has served as both a consulting and a testifying expert in the legal ethics field and regularly advises and represents governmental entities, corporations, law firms, and individual lawyers in ethics matters. For example, she has conducted internal ethics investigations, including Himmel investigations, for some of the largest law firms in Chicago. She has also represented attorneys and law firms in relation to motions to disqualify and for sanctions, fee disputes, and partnership matters.  Ms. Stewart was appointed as a Special Assistant State’s Attorney in both Cook and Winnebago Counties with respect to ethics matters, and previously chaired the CBA’s Committee on Professional Fees.

Stephanie L. Stewart is associated with the following items:
CHB Chapters  CHB Chapters Hot Topics in Ethics - Illinois Professional Responsibility MCLE Marathon 2017, Wednesday, April 26, 2017
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