Mr. VanFleet concentrates his practice on business, commercial, real estate, and construction litigation; with a heavier emphasis on banking, creditors’ rights, and general business law.
After several years at one of the
world’s largest law firms, Mr. VanFleet left the relative stability of an
international firm to form his own practice where he focused on providing
sophisticated cost-effective legal representation for his broad spectrum of
banks and corporate clients in a manner custom-designed to achieve the desired
result for each specific matter. His clients range from small businesses and
community banks to Fortune 500 publicly traded entities and large-scale
lenders. He brings an innovative, practical, and solution-based approach to
Howard & Howard.
Mr. VanFleet received his J.D. from the University of Illinois College of
Law in 1990 and his B.S. from the University of Illinois College of Commerce
and Business Administration in 1987. He is licensed in the State of Illinois.
He is also admitted to practice before the United States and Illinois State
Supreme Courts, the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, and
the United States District Courts for the Northern and Central Districts of