J.D., University of Illinois College of Law

312-236-0000
jzohn@siprut.com

Jeffrey Zohn is an attorney at Siprut P.C. His practice is focused on complex commercial and class action litigation, with an emphasis on consumer protection and products liability. Mr. Zohn’s practice also encompasses business litigation, civil rights, and constitutional claims.

Mr. Zohn graduated magna cum laude from the University of Illinois College of Law, where he received its Rickert Award for Excellence in Legal Writing. He also served as an Associate Editor of the Illinois Journal of Law, Technology & Policy and as a Student Attorney for the Federal Civil Rights Clinic. While in the Clinic, he represented an indigent client in a § 1983 excessive force case to an immensely favorable result. He also volunteered at the Champaign County Juvenile Detention Center and taught incarcerated teenagers about their legal rights.

While in law school, Mr. Zohn clerked at another small premier Chicago litigation firm. He has worked on numerous high profile class action cases on behalf of both plaintiffs and defendants.

Prior to law school, Mr. Zohn was a high school special education teacher (Teach For America) and varsity basketball and soccer coach at a Chicago charter school.

Publications: Jeffrey Zohn, Note, When Robots Attack: How Should the Law Handle Self-Driving Cars That Cause Damages, 2015 U. Ill. J.L. Tech. Pol’y 461.