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Peter S. Lubin

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psl@ditommasolaw.com
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Phone: (630) 710-4990
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332 S. Michigan Avenue, Suite 1000
Chicago, Illinois 60604

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Peter S. Lubin Resume

Peter Lubin, firm co-founder, brings a wealth of courtroom experience to DiTommaso♦Lubin's business and class-action litigation. He has been lead plaintiff's or defense counsel on numerous multi-million dollar class-action lawsuits with national impact. DiTommaso♦Lubin received the first DuPage County Law Firm of the Year award in 2008 for their commitment to the ideals of the legal profession. For over two decades, Peter has also handled a wide range of complex commercial litigation matters. Peter received an AB from Dartmouth College in 1980, and his law degree from the University of Chicago Law School in 1983. Along with Vincent DiTommaso, he teaches trial and litigation skills to law students at the University of Chicago Law School's Mandel Legal Aid Clinic. Peter was selected by the then Chief Judge of the Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit to be one of the founding members of the Markey-Wigmore Inns of Court, and received commendations from various legal aid organizations for providing them with substantial awards from certain consumer class actions. In 2007 Peter was named to the Visiting Committee at the University of Chicago Law School. To review Peter's full resume for a description of the cases he has worked on click here.

Education

J.D., University of Chicago Law School, Chicago, 1983
Member, Visiting Committee

A.B., Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, 1980

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice

Illinois, 1983
U.S. District Court District of Maryland
U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois
U.S. District Court Southern District of Illinois
U.S. District Court Central District of Illinois
U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals District of Columbia Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court

Professional & Bar Association Memberships

Chicago Council of Lawyers
Past Member, Committee on Professional Responsibility

DuPage County Bar Association

Chicago Bar Association

Illinois State Bar Association

American Inns of Court, Markey-Wigmore Chapter

University of Chicago Law School Mandel Legal Aid Clinic Teacher

University of Chicago Law School
Member, Visiting Committee

Litigation Percentage

95% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Representative Cases

Flynn Beverage Inc. v. Joseph E. Seagram & Sons, Inc., 815 FSupp 1174 (U.S. District Court Central District of Illinois 1994)

Flynn Beverage Inc. v. Jim Beam Brands Inc., (Circuit Court of Rock Island County 1995)

Dedicated v. Volkswagen, 201 FRD 337 (U.S. Northern District of Illinois 2001)

McVicker v. John Doe Corp., (  1992)

Meade v. VirtualSellers.com, (Circuit Court of Cook County, Chancery Division 2000)

Asch and Associates v. Churilla, (Circuit Court of Cook County, Chancery Division  )

McCool v. Strata Oil Company, 972 F2d 1452 (U.S.District Court Northern District of Illinois, Eastern Division 1989)

Berthold v. FKPT., (U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois 1999)

Virtual Realty Group v. Virtual Realty Network, (U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, Eastern Division 1995)

ROI v. Translogic, (U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, Eastern Division 1988)

DevTech v. Rolfes, (Circuit Court of DuPage County 1992)

Berthold v. Linotype, (U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois, Eastern Division 2002)

Berthhold v. FKPT, (U.S.District Court for the Northern District of Illinois 2001)

IPC v. Edward Gray Corporation, (Circuit Court of Peoria County 1989)

DiMucci v. DiMucci, (Circuit Court of Cook County, Chancery Division  )

Leslie Hindman and Salvage I v. Beale, (Circuit Court of Cook County, Chancery Division 2003)

Heatherly and Newton v. Rodman & Renshaw, 678 NE2d 591 (  1996)

Bark v. Emsco, 1994 WL 502786; 1994 WL 280077 (U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois, Eastern Division 1994)

Jane Doe v. John Doe Corp., (U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois, Eastern Division 1997)

Jane Doe v. John Doe Car Dealer, (U.S. District Court, Northern District Illinois, Eastern Division 1998)

Cusack v. Paul Revere Insurance, (U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois, Eastern Division 1995)

Shelton v. Will County, (U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois, Eastern Division 1999)

Hirst v. Rockwell International, (  1996)

North American Philips v. Filson et al., (U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois, Eastern Division 1996)

Duncan v. Baxter Healthcare Corp.,, (Circuit Court of Lake County 1990)

Appleby v. Mrs. Illinois Pageant, (Circuit Court of Cook County, Chancery Division 1999)

Obos v. Cubs, (Circuit Court of Cook County, Law Division 2003)

Karth v. McConnell, (Circuit Court of Cook County, Law Division  )

Rykaczewski v. Cesario & Walker, (Circuit Court of DuPage County 1999)

Markel v. Weiss, (Circuit Court of Cook County, Law Division 1996)

Ettswold v. Economy Ins. and Orner & Wasserman, (Circuit Court of Cook County, Law Division 1996)

Butera v. General Motors et al,, (U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois 2006)

Browns v. Corvette Collection, (Circuit Court Will County 2007)

Woodsmoke v. Woodsmoke, (U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, Eastern Division 1992)

Woodsmoke v. Woodsmoke, (Circuit Court of La Salle County 1993)

Downing v. the NBD Banks and Oxford Credit Co., (Circuit Court of Cook County, Chancery Division 1992)

EEOC v. Enco, (U. S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, Eastern Division 1987)

Stamos v. Prime Cable of Chicago, (Circuit Court Cook County, Chancery Division 1999)

Marszalek v. Mutimedia, (Circuit Court of Kane County 1998)

Beckman v. Triax, (Circuit Court of Kane County 2000)

Chmils v. TCI, (Circuit Court of Cook County 1999)

Burch v. United Cable Television of Baltimore Ltd., 732 A2d 887 (Md. 1999)

District Cablevision Ltd. Partnership v. Bassin, 2003 WL 21664513 (DC. 2003)

TCI Cablevision of Dallas, Inc. v. Owens, 8 SW3d 837 (Tex. 2000)

Hill v. Galaxy, 184 FRD 82, 176FSupp2d 636 (ND.Miss. 2001)

Time-Warner v. Whiteman, 802 NE2d 886 (Ind Sup Ct. 2004)

Dua v. Comcast Cable of Maryland, Inc., 805 A2d 1061 (Md. 2002)

Maisonette v. Comcast, (   )

Leiner v. Century, (Circuit Court of Dupage County  )

Erickson v. Ameritech, (Circuit Court of Cook County 2004)

Johnson v. US Bank, (Circuit Court of Dupage County 2004)

Sampson v. Western Sierra, (Federal Court for the Northern District of Illinois 2004)

Ramsell v. Infinity Broadcasting, (Circuit Court of Dupage County 2004)

Dale v. Daimler Chrysler Corporation, 2006 WL 1792414 (Circuit Court of Boone County, Missouri 2006)

Hyde v. Aspen Marketing Services, Inc.,, (Federal District Court of Maryland  )

Crandall v. Mobile Management Co., Inc. et al, (Circuit Court Lake County Illinois  )

Walsh v. Swiss Bank, (Circuit Court of DuPage County  )

Telecommunications Network Design v. Paradise Distributing, (Circuit Court of Cook County, Chancery Division  )

Krey v. Aspen Marketing Services, Inc., (Federal District Court Northern District of Illinois  )

Connolly v. Aspen Marketing Services, Inc., (Federal District Court Northern District of Illinois  )

United States v. Lytle, (U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, Eastern Division 1988)

United States v. Mark P. Fontana and Dieter Mueller, (United States District Court Milwaukee 1985)

Will v. Comprehensive Accounting Corp., 775 F2d 665 (U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, Eastern Division 1985)

Fontana Aviation v. Cessna Aircraft, 617 F2d 478 (U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, Eastern Division 1984)

Pillsbury v. Conboy, (United States Supreme Court 1983)

Dean Foods Company v. Clinton, (State Court Arkansas 1984)

NCAA v. Iowa State, (  1986)

Grace v. Aspen Marketing Services, Inc., (Federal District Court Northern District of Illinois  )

S37 Management, Inc. v. Advance Refrigeration, Inc., (Circuit Court of Cook County  )

Konewko v. Spinnaker Cove Homeowner's Association, (Circuit Court of DuPage County  )

Junk Fax Class Actions, Dembo v. McAssey Corporation, (Circuit Courts of Cook 2004)

Angela Imbierowicz v. OnStar Corporation, (United States District Court, Eastern District of Michigan 2007)

Harris v. Database Management, et al, (United States District Court, District of Maryland  )

Bianco v. Eggert, Freeland and CMR Interiors, (United States District Court, Northern District of Illinois  )

IWOI, LLC v. Monaco Coach Corporation, et al, (United States District Court, Northern District of Illinois 2006)

Honors and Awards

AV Rating in Martindale-Hubbell

American Inns of a Court

First Cy Pres Award, Commendation from DuPage Legal Assistance Foundation

2010, 2011 Illinois Super Lawyers in Class Action, Business Litigation and Consumer Litigation Practice Areas

2010, 2011 Illinois Leading Lawyers Network in Class Action, Business Litigation and Consumer Litigation Practice Areas