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Fraternal society sued by former member over alleged defamation, wrongful expulsion

Angela Underwood Apr. 20, 2017, 4:51pm

A band of fraternal brothers has been targeted by a former member’s lawsuit accusing members of the fraternal organization of wrongly banning him, smearing his reputation and costing him high legal fees.

Man claims The Law Offices of Jeffery M. Leving charged excessive legal fees

Louie Torres Dec. 29, 2016, 10:40am

A man is suing The Law Offices of Jeffery M. Leving Ltd., alleging legal malpractice.

Audrey L. Gaynor, Richard D. Felice accused of charging too much for legal services

Louie Torres Dec. 23, 2016, 9:54am

A woman is suing attorney Audrey L. Gaynor; Gaynor's law practice, Audrey L. Gaynor & Associates P.C.; and attorney Richard D. Felice, citing alleged breach of contract.

Man says fathers rights lawyer charged 'outrageous' fees, insurer says won't defend lawyer

Scott Holland Jul. 27, 2016, 5:01pm

Chicago attorney Jeffery M. Leving, who extensively advertises his expertise in fighting for “fathers rights,” has been accused by an area dad of billing “outrageous” amounts to represent him in a child custody dispute, and now an insurance company has said it wants no part of defending Leving against the malpractice allegations. 

Client blames divorce lawyer for loss of more than $200,000

Robert Hadley Dec. 28, 2015, 1:19pm

CHICAGO – A Lake Zurich man is suing his divorce lawyer, alleging his mishandling of the case caused the plaintiff to lose more than $200,000.

Antioch client accuses divorce lawyer of failing to protect assets

Robert Hadley Dec. 9, 2015, 1:00pm

CHICAGO–An Antioch man is suing his divorce lawyer, alleging the defendant’s incompetence cost the plaintiff $500,000 in an unfair distribution of marital property.

Client accuses two lawyers of legal malpractice in $5 million dispute

Robert Hadley Dec. 8, 2015, 12:42pm

CHICAGO–A Chicago man is suing two lawyers, alleging the terms the defendants agreed to in a settlement with family members cost him $5 million.