Jack Shanahan, Shareholder, retired from Inman & Fitzgibbons (I&F) as Vice President in March 2023. In his legal career, Jack practiced law in private firms and was In-House Counsel in defense of employers and insurance companies, with a focus on worker’s compensation, employer liability, negligence, and products liability. Jack has argued more than 100 trials before the Worker’s Compensation Commission and conducted numerous jury trials as a defendant as well as a third-party defendant in personal injury matters. He has also argued more than a dozen appeals before the Illinois Appellate Court and Illinois Supreme Court and recovered over $1,000,000 for clients in worker’s compensation liens, as intervening petitioner or third-party defendant, through settlements, mediations and jury trials.
In his free time, Jack has officiated high school and college football, including the NCAA Division III National Semifinal game in 2012.
AREAS OF FOCUS
- Insurance Defense
- Workers' Compensation
- Licensed to practice law in Illinois and Wisconsin
- Trial Bar of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.