Ottosen Britz Kelly Cooper Gilbert & DiNolfo, Ltd.

is dedicated to serving those who serve others: municipalities, public pension boards, public safety organizations, and school districts. In addition, the firm represents individuals and business entities in a wide variety of legal matters. Founded in 1992, the firm has the breadth and scope of practice that allows us to develop comprehensive solutions for our clients. Nearly 400 government entities throughout Illinois rely on our attorneys to develop solutions that meet their specific legal needs.

WHO WE ARE

Every law firm’s resume speaks of the unwavering commitment of its lawyers to advance the clients’ interests in an intelligent, efficient, and economical way. That was the basis upon which Ottosen Britz Kelly Cooper Gilbert & DiNolfo, Ltd. was formed in 1992, and that remains the cornerstone of the firm today. What sets Ottosen Britz apart is the fact that many of its lawyers are distinguished, not only as lawyers, but also in other fields.

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AREAS OF PRACTICE

  • Corporate & Business Law / Taxes
  • General Practice
  • Labor & Employment
  • Litigation and Insurance Defense
  • Municipal Law
  • Public Pension Practice
  • Public Safety
  • School Districts
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NEWS

  • Mon
    28
    Oct
    2019

    On October 28, 2019 John Kelly will present on Mediation from the Employer's View which will focus on the labor mediation process.  Included in the discussion will be:  How should a public employer view mediation, what are realistic expectations for the process, and how can we best prepare to make mediation a useful tool in getting to an agreement?  John will also focus on his experience in representing management in many contract mediations to provide a glimpse behind the curtain of this process that seems to be a routine part of negotiations today.

     

     

  • Tue
    07
    May
    2019
    Wed
    08
    May
    2019

    On May 7 and 8, 2019, Maureen Lemon presented on the topic of “Prior Written Notice: Prior to What?” at the LRP’s 40th Annual National Institute on Legal Issues of Educating Individuals with Disabilities which took place in Orlando, Florida.

     

     

     

  • Mon
    28
    Jan
    2019

    On January 28, 2019, Shawn Flaherty was elected Chairman of the Kendall County Sheriff Merit Commission for a two-year term.  The Merit Commission is charged with the screening of all applicants seeking appointment to the offices of Patrol Deputy and Correctional Deputy, administers written examinations for promotion within the Sheriff's Office and fulfills other personnel-related administrative duties.

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