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Firm Facts

Johnson & Bell, Ltd. is a litigation defense firm.

Our firm was founded in 1975 as William D. Maddux & Associates.  It became Johnson & Bell in 1990.

The President of Johnson & Bell, Ltd. is William V. Johnson.  The Vice President of our firm is John W. Bell.

Our firm is made up of approximately 100 attorneys and in total we employ more than 200 capable men and women.   We work hard to make Johnson & Bell a great legal and business resource for our clients, and a great place to work for our lawyers and staff.

We operate offices in Chicago and Wheaton, Illinois and one in Crown Point, Indiana.

We serve the legal needs of our clients throughout the states of Illinois and Indiana, and across the United States.

Martindale-Hubbell, Leading Lawyers, Super Lawyers, Best Lawyers and other publications or services continue to recognize and rank our attorneys and our firm for outstanding legal skill on an annual basis.

What differentiates us from other law firms:

Clients rely on Johnson & Bell to defend their interests in court.  Since 1975, we have developed a reputation for providing legal counsel that accomplishes our clients’ business objectives. Building on a track record of success handling major catastrophic personal injury cases, Johnson & Bell continues to represent numerous clients across a broad array of business concerns.

We work with clients to mediate, settle or litigate their business issues.  In addition, our lawyers represent clients in a wide range of commercial transactions and commercial litigation in both State and Federal court, locally and throughout the country.

Johnson and Bell

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