Patrick Moran is a business litigator whose practice focuses primarily upon professional liability and employment defense matters. Mr. Moran regularly defends professionals, including entrepreneurs, executives and managers, in administrative and civil proceedings throughout the Midwest.
In connection with his representation in employment litigation, Mr. Moran represents employers in claims involving discrimination, wrongful termination, harassment, and retaliation. He also frequently advises and counsels employers on personnel policies and harassment investigations.
Mr. Moran has served as first chair in various trials in federal and state court, as well as before multiple administrative arbitrations.
Mr. Moran also represents national franchisors in litigation concerning breach of contract actions, intellectual property disputes, trademark infringement and violation of non-compete agreements. He has additionally successfully counseled his clients in the breakup of franchises when litigation posed too much cost or risk.
United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
All Federal District Courts in Illinois, Wisconsin and Indiana
Illinois Bar Association
Chicago Bar Association
Society of Human Resource Management, Chicago Chapter