Hart and David, LLP is a multi-service law firm conveniently located in the suburbs of Chicago and the beautiful Chicago suburb of Downers Grove. We dedicate ourselves to assisting all walks of clients including individuals, start-up companies, small businesses, estates, trusts, partnerships, and limited liability companies with their civil litigation and business law issues. At Hart and David, LLP, we are pleased to offer an extensive range of legal advice pertaining to business and corporate litigation matters, entrepreneurial and start-up legal issues, sports and entertainment representation, estate planning and asset protection, wills, trusts and a vast array of real estate legal services. Our experienced attorneys committed to providing the highest degree of legal representation for our clients. Moreover, we offer reliable, personable and effective legal services that provide our clients with the best outcomes. We are also dedicated to providing outstanding value to our clients by addressing their concerns and cases in a timely and efficient manner as well as providing them with available legal alternatives as it applies to their case.As a client of Hart and David, LLP rest assured that you would be treated with the utmost respect and your case will be given great attention in order to achieve your desired outcome. The personalized feel and touch of our law firm allows us to provide our clients with the best one on one treatment. Regardless of whether we are drafting a document or arguing a motion on your behalf our focus remains on the quality that we provide our clients. As for the financials, we offer flexible fee structures to help meet our client's needs and wants. We offer competitive hourly and flat rates, which allow our clients to realize the added value of our services. Additionally, depending on the matter, we also give our clients the option of contingency fee agreements as well. We realize your estate or business, large or small, is something you worked hard to nurture and develop; therefore, we are committed to helping you protect what you hold closest to your heart.

Hart & David, LLP

Hart & David, LLP

The sophistication and expertise of a large corporate firm. The responsiveness and care of a boutique. - Hart & David LLP

This lawyer is licensed to practice in Illinois and has no record of discipline from the Illinois bar association. *

Hart & David, LLP

Hart & David, LLP

The sophistication and expertise of a large corporate firm. The responsiveness and care of a boutique. - Hart & David LLP

This lawyer is licensed to practice in Illinois and has no record of discipline from the Illinois bar association. *

Firm Overview

Hart and David, LLP is a multi-service law firm conveniently located in the suburbs of Chicago and the beautiful Chicago suburb of Downers Grove. We dedicate ourselves to assisting all walks of clients including individuals, start-up companies, small businesses, estates, trusts, partnerships, and limited liability companies with their civil litigation and business law issues. At Hart and David, LLP, we are pleased to offer an extensive range of legal advice pertaining to business and corporate litigation matters, entrepreneurial and start-up legal issues, sports and entertainment representation, estate planning and asset protection, wills, trusts and a vast array of real estate legal services.

Our experienced attorneys committed to providing the highest degree of legal representation for our clients. Moreover, we offer reliable, personable and effective legal services that provide our clients with the best outcomes. We are also dedicated to providing outstanding value to our clients by addressing their concerns and cases in a timely and efficient manner as well as providing them with available legal alternatives as it applies to their case.As a client of Hart and David, LLP rest assured that you would be treated with the utmost respect and your case will be given great attention in order to achieve your desired outcome. The personalized feel and touch of our law firm allows us to provide our clients with the best one on one treatment. Regardless of whether we are drafting a document or arguing a motion on your behalf our focus remains on the quality that we provide our clients.

As for the financials, we offer flexible fee structures to help meet our client's needs and wants. We offer competitive hourly and flat rates, which allow our clients to realize the added value of our services. Additionally, depending on the matter, we also give our clients the option of contingency fee agreements as well.

We realize your estate or business, large or small, is something you worked hard to nurture and develop; therefore, we are committed to helping you protect what you hold closest to your heart.

Main Office

Hart & David LLP - Downers Grove
2748 Maple Avenue
Downers Grove, IL 60515

Phone

(630) 395-9496

Fax

(630) 395-9451

Fees
Free Initial Consultation?

Yes

Services Offered For Fixed Fees?

Hart & David takes a unique approach to our legal services, by providing our clients with cost-effective, high-quality legal representation. We understand that every client has their own financial situation, which is why we structure our representation and billing based on our clients'. From traditional hourly billing to monthly retainers to flat fees and combinations, we make it our goal to help our clients get the professional legal representation they need without worrying about strict pay schedules.What matters more to the attorneys at Hart & David is what is best for our client. We work hard to ensure that each client walks away feeling they got the most value for their legal fees. Whether we are representing you during a personal injury case, helping you establish your corporate structure, or restructuring an acquisition, you can trust that Hart & David will accommodate not only your legal needs, but your financial needs as well.

Hourly Rates

Yes

Office Information
Office Hours

8:00 AM - 6:00 PM (Monday - Friday)

Office Manager

Sara Abouhamad

Emergency After Hours

Yes

Languages Spoken

(1) English (2) Spanish (3) Italian (4) Portuguese

Other Offices
  • Hart & David LLP - Downtown

    Appointments available in downtown Chicago
    Chicago, IL 60606

How did your firm decide on the primary area of practice(s)?

At Hart & David our philosophy is simple: to provide excellent, aggressive legal services with a minimum of expense and stress to the client. We also aim to communicate effectively with clients in order to make certain that the goals we pursue in litigation and other matters are consistent with the client's expectations. We pride ourselves on remaining in touch with our clients.

Hart & David understands that clients want to keep legal fees and expenses to a minimum. We endeavor to resolve each case at a minimum charge to our clients. As a boutique firm, we are able to keep our overhead expenses low and pass the savings on to clients. However, our fee structure does not sacrifice the quality of our work. We defend and prosecute cases actively and aggressively.

Professionalism is also extremely important to Hart & David. Treating clients, opposing counsel, and others with respect is a cornerstone of our philosophy.

What experience or education distinguishes your lawyers from others?

In an environment that is constantly changing, we pride ourselves in adapting to those changes with trained and educated personnel. All of our professional staff receive a minimum of 20 hours per year in continuing education with an average of 40 hours per year.

Hart & David, LLP
Jonathan Herpy

Jonathan D. Herpy Sr. is a founding partner at Hart & David, LLP. Mr. Herpy is an accomplished corporate and transactional attorney advising businesses on an "outside general counsel" basis, financial institutions, and individuals across multiple industries including private equity, healthcare, and international/domestic asset protection. Mr. Herpy also works with clients in the field of securities and futures, focusing on proprietary trading models and intellectual property litigation.

Mr. Herpy started his legal career as General Counsel to OTG Sports Management with a focus on sports & entertainment representation, corporate structuring, and domestic/international asset protection & planning.

Mr. Herpy was an NCAA lacrosse athlete, is an accomplished piano player, and currently resides in the Chicago-metro area with his wife and son.

License

Bar Number: 6311071
Illinois, 2013

Education

Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Juris Doctor (JD),

Washington & Jefferson College
Bachelor of Arts - Psychology,

Hart & David, LLP
Jonathan Herpy

Jonathan D. Herpy Sr. is a founding partner at Hart & David, LLP. Mr. Herpy is an accomplished corporate and transactional attorney advising businesses on an "outside general counsel" basis, financial institutions, and individuals across multiple industries including private equity, healthcare, and international/domestic asset protection. Mr. Herpy also works with clients in the field of securities and futures, focusing on proprietary trading models and intellectual property litigation.

Mr. Herpy started his legal career as General Counsel to OTG Sports Management with a focus on sports & entertainment representation, corporate structuring, and domestic/international asset protection & planning.

Mr. Herpy was an NCAA lacrosse athlete, is an accomplished piano player, and currently resides in the Chicago-metro area with his wife and son.

License

Bar Number: 6311071
Illinois, 2013

Education

Western Michigan University Cooley Law School Juris Doctor (JD),


Washington & Jefferson College Bachelor of Arts - Psychology,


Hart & David, LLP
Brandon Hall

Mr. Hall has been named one of the top attorneys in Illinois ("Rising Star") under the age of 40 by Illinois Super Lawyers and Chicago Magazine in both 2014 and 2015. He has earned millions of dollars for injury victims in the State of Illinois.

Mr. Hall graduated cum laude (BA Spanish) from The Citadel, and received his Juris Doctor degree in just two and a half years by participating in the accelerated J.D. program at Valparaiso University School of Law. In law school, Mr. Hall earned both course and semester honors. He was a member of the Moot Court Executive Board, a semi-finalist in the Luther M. Swygert Moot Court Competition, a member of the Moot Court National Competition Team, International Moot Court Competition Team, and a two-time regional finalist in the ABA Client Counseling Competition. Mr. Hall is fully bilingual in English and Spanish. He has a working knowledge of Italian. Mr. Hall has studied foreign language and law abroad at: the University of Salamanca in Salamanca, Spain; La Academia Latinoamericana de Espanol in Quito, Ecuador; The Catholic University of Argentina in Buenos Aires, Argentina; and The University of the Andes in Santiago, Chile. As an undergraduate at The Citadel, Mr. Hall was awarded "The Citadel Spanish Award". This award is given to the most outstanding student majoring or minoring in Spanish.

He is a member of the Illinois Trial Lawyers' Association (ITLA), American Association for Justice (AAJ), Workers' Injury Law and Advocacy Group (WILG), Work Comp Lawyers' Association (WCLA), Illinois State Bar Association (ISBA) and Chicago Bar Association (CBA). He is an Executive Board member of the Young Lawyer's Section of the Workers' Compensation Lawyers' Association. Brandon is also a licensed real estate broker in the State of Illinois. He assists buyers and sellers in the greater Chicago area for both residential and commercial real estate.

Education

Valparaiso University
Juris Doctor,

The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina
Bachelor of Arts - Spanish,

Hart & David, LLP
Brandon Hall

Mr. Hall has been named one of the top attorneys in Illinois ("Rising Star") under the age of 40 by Illinois Super Lawyers and Chicago Magazine in both 2014 and 2015. He has earned millions of dollars for injury victims in the State of Illinois.

Mr. Hall graduated cum laude (BA Spanish) from The Citadel, and received his Juris Doctor degree in just two and a half years by participating in the accelerated J.D. program at Valparaiso University School of Law. In law school, Mr. Hall earned both course and semester honors. He was a member of the Moot Court Executive Board, a semi-finalist in the Luther M. Swygert Moot Court Competition, a member of the Moot Court National Competition Team, International Moot Court Competition Team, and a two-time regional finalist in the ABA Client Counseling Competition. Mr. Hall is fully bilingual in English and Spanish. He has a working knowledge of Italian. Mr. Hall has studied foreign language and law abroad at: the University of Salamanca in Salamanca, Spain; La Academia Latinoamericana de Espanol in Quito, Ecuador; The Catholic University of Argentina in Buenos Aires, Argentina; and The University of the Andes in Santiago, Chile. As an undergraduate at The Citadel, Mr. Hall was awarded "The Citadel Spanish Award". This award is given to the most outstanding student majoring or minoring in Spanish.

He is a member of the Illinois Trial Lawyers' Association (ITLA), American Association for Justice (AAJ), Workers' Injury Law and Advocacy Group (WILG), Work Comp Lawyers' Association (WCLA), Illinois State Bar Association (ISBA) and Chicago Bar Association (CBA). He is an Executive Board member of the Young Lawyer's Section of the Workers' Compensation Lawyers' Association. Brandon is also a licensed real estate broker in the State of Illinois. He assists buyers and sellers in the greater Chicago area for both residential and commercial real estate.

Education

Valparaiso University Juris Doctor,


The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina Bachelor of Arts - Spanish,


Hart & David, LLP
Joel Funk

Joel J.H. Funk is a founding partner at Hart & David, LLP. Mr. Funk provides legal and business advice to companies in a wide range of industries, with a particular focus on commerical/residential real estate development, corporate mergers & aquisitions, and complex estate planning/asset protection. Mr. Funk has extensive experience in corporate and transactional work, including commercial aqusitions, elder law/disability planning, and fashion, retail & lifestyle corporate counsel. Mr. Funk has an extensive background in strucuring and negotiating licenses, outsourcing and services agreements, and other complex commercial agreements, as well as senior executive employment and compensation arrangments.

Mr. Funk began his career with Walsh, Knippen, Pollock & Cetina with a focus on corporate litigation, personal injury, and medical malpractice. Mr. Funk was an NCAA baseball athlete, is an accomplished vocalist and guitar player, and currently resides in the Chicago-metro area with his wife and daughter.

Education

Valparaiso University
Juris Doctor (JD),

Valparaiso University
Masters of Business Administration (MBA),

Valparaiso University
Bachelor of Arts - Political Science,

Hart & David, LLP
Joel Funk

Joel J.H. Funk is a founding partner at Hart & David, LLP. Mr. Funk provides legal and business advice to companies in a wide range of industries, with a particular focus on commerical/residential real estate development, corporate mergers & aquisitions, and complex estate planning/asset protection. Mr. Funk has extensive experience in corporate and transactional work, including commercial aqusitions, elder law/disability planning, and fashion, retail & lifestyle corporate counsel. Mr. Funk has an extensive background in strucuring and negotiating licenses, outsourcing and services agreements, and other complex commercial agreements, as well as senior executive employment and compensation arrangments.

Mr. Funk began his career with Walsh, Knippen, Pollock & Cetina with a focus on corporate litigation, personal injury, and medical malpractice. Mr. Funk was an NCAA baseball athlete, is an accomplished vocalist and guitar player, and currently resides in the Chicago-metro area with his wife and daughter.

Education

Valparaiso University Juris Doctor (JD),


Valparaiso University Masters of Business Administration (MBA),


Valparaiso University Bachelor of Arts - Political Science,


Hart & David, LLP
Matthew Vogler

Matthew E. Vogler is an associate at Hart & David, LLP. Mr. Vogler focuses his practice on corporate/civil litigation and transactional work. Additionally, Mr. Vogler is developing another focus in estate planning and asset management.

Mr. Vogler received a B.A. from Case Western Reserve University and a Juris Doctor from The Maurer School of Law at Indiana University. Mr. Vogler has worked in both the public and private sector, spending time with the Attorney General's Office in both Florida and Indiana.

Mr. Vogler currently resides in Downers Grove.

Education

Indiana University - The Maurer School of Law
Juris Doctor (JD),

Case Western Reserve University
Bachelor of Arts - Political Science,

Hart & David, LLP
Matthew Vogler

Matthew E. Vogler is an associate at Hart & David, LLP. Mr. Vogler focuses his practice on corporate/civil litigation and transactional work. Additionally, Mr. Vogler is developing another focus in estate planning and asset management.

Mr. Vogler received a B.A. from Case Western Reserve University and a Juris Doctor from The Maurer School of Law at Indiana University. Mr. Vogler has worked in both the public and private sector, spending time with the Attorney General's Office in both Florida and Indiana.

Mr. Vogler currently resides in Downers Grove.

Education

Indiana University - The Maurer School of Law Juris Doctor (JD),


Case Western Reserve University Bachelor of Arts - Political Science,


Firm Overview

Hart and David, LLP is a multi-service law firm conveniently located in the suburbs of Chicago and the beautiful Chicago suburb of Downers Grove. We dedicate ourselves to assisting all walks of clients including individuals, start-up companies, small businesses, estates, trusts, partnerships, and limited liability companies with their civil litigation and business law issues. At Hart and David, LLP, we are pleased to offer an extensive range of legal advice pertaining to business and corporate litigation matters, entrepreneurial and start-up legal issues, sports and entertainment representation, estate planning and asset protection, wills, trusts and a vast array of real estate legal services.

Our experienced attorneys committed to providing the highest degree of legal representation for our clients. Moreover, we offer reliable, personable and effective legal services that provide our clients with the best outcomes. We are also dedicated to providing outstanding value to our clients by addressing their concerns and cases in a timely and efficient manner as well as providing them with available legal alternatives as it applies to their case.As a client of Hart and David, LLP rest assured that you would be treated with the utmost respect and your case will be given great attention in order to achieve your desired outcome. The personalized feel and touch of our law firm allows us to provide our clients with the best one on one treatment. Regardless of whether we are drafting a document or arguing a motion on your behalf our focus remains on the quality that we provide our clients.

As for the financials, we offer flexible fee structures to help meet our client's needs and wants. We offer competitive hourly and flat rates, which allow our clients to realize the added value of our services. Additionally, depending on the matter, we also give our clients the option of contingency fee agreements as well.

We realize your estate or business, large or small, is something you worked hard to nurture and develop; therefore, we are committed to helping you protect what you hold closest to your heart.

Main Office

Hart & David LLP - Downers Grove
2748 Maple Avenue
Downers Grove, IL 60515

Phone

(630) 395-9496

Fax

(630) 395-9451

Fees
Free Initial Consultation?

Yes

Services Offered For Fixed Fees?

Hart & David takes a unique approach to our legal services, by providing our clients with cost-effective, high-quality legal representation. We understand that every client has their own financial situation, which is why we structure our representation and billing based on our clients'. From traditional hourly billing to monthly retainers to flat fees and combinations, we make it our goal to help our clients get the professional legal representation they need without worrying about strict pay schedules.What matters more to the attorneys at Hart & David is what is best for our client. We work hard to ensure that each client walks away feeling they got the most value for their legal fees. Whether we are representing you during a personal injury case, helping you establish your corporate structure, or restructuring an acquisition, you can trust that Hart & David will accommodate not only your legal needs, but your financial needs as well.

Hourly Rates

Yes

Office Information
Office Hours

8:00 AM - 6:00 PM (Monday - Friday)

Office Manager

Sara Abouhamad

Emergency After Hours

Yes

Languages Spoken

(1) English (2) Spanish (3) Italian (4) Portuguese

Other Offices
  • Hart & David LLP - Downtown

    Appointments available in downtown Chicago
    Chicago, IL 60606

How did your firm decide on the primary area of practice(s)?

At Hart & David our philosophy is simple: to provide excellent, aggressive legal services with a minimum of expense and stress to the client. We also aim to communicate effectively with clients in order to make certain that the goals we pursue in litigation and other matters are consistent with the client's expectations. We pride ourselves on remaining in touch with our clients.

Hart & David understands that clients want to keep legal fees and expenses to a minimum. We endeavor to resolve each case at a minimum charge to our clients. As a boutique firm, we are able to keep our overhead expenses low and pass the savings on to clients. However, our fee structure does not sacrifice the quality of our work. We defend and prosecute cases actively and aggressively.

Professionalism is also extremely important to Hart & David. Treating clients, opposing counsel, and others with respect is a cornerstone of our philosophy.

What experience or education distinguishes your lawyers from others?

In an environment that is constantly changing, we pride ourselves in adapting to those changes with trained and educated personnel. All of our professional staff receive a minimum of 20 hours per year in continuing education with an average of 40 hours per year.

Hart & David, LLP
Jonathan Herpy

Jonathan D. Herpy Sr. is a founding partner at Hart & David, LLP. Mr. Herpy is an accomplished corporate and transactional attorney advising businesses on an "outside general counsel" basis, financial institutions, and individuals across multiple industries including private equity, healthcare, and international/domestic asset protection. Mr. Herpy also works with clients in the field of securities and futures, focusing on proprietary trading models and intellectual property litigation.

Mr. Herpy started his legal career as General Counsel to OTG Sports Management with a focus on sports & entertainment representation, corporate structuring, and domestic/international asset protection & planning.

Mr. Herpy was an NCAA lacrosse athlete, is an accomplished piano player, and currently resides in the Chicago-metro area with his wife and son.

License

Bar Number: 6311071
Illinois, 2013

Education

Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Juris Doctor (JD),

Washington & Jefferson College
Bachelor of Arts - Psychology,

Hart & David, LLP
Jonathan Herpy

Jonathan D. Herpy Sr. is a founding partner at Hart & David, LLP. Mr. Herpy is an accomplished corporate and transactional attorney advising businesses on an "outside general counsel" basis, financial institutions, and individuals across multiple industries including private equity, healthcare, and international/domestic asset protection. Mr. Herpy also works with clients in the field of securities and futures, focusing on proprietary trading models and intellectual property litigation.

Mr. Herpy started his legal career as General Counsel to OTG Sports Management with a focus on sports & entertainment representation, corporate structuring, and domestic/international asset protection & planning.

Mr. Herpy was an NCAA lacrosse athlete, is an accomplished piano player, and currently resides in the Chicago-metro area with his wife and son.

License

Bar Number: 6311071
Illinois, 2013

Education

Western Michigan University Cooley Law School Juris Doctor (JD),


Washington & Jefferson College Bachelor of Arts - Psychology,


Hart & David, LLP
Brandon Hall

Mr. Hall has been named one of the top attorneys in Illinois ("Rising Star") under the age of 40 by Illinois Super Lawyers and Chicago Magazine in both 2014 and 2015. He has earned millions of dollars for injury victims in the State of Illinois.

Mr. Hall graduated cum laude (BA Spanish) from The Citadel, and received his Juris Doctor degree in just two and a half years by participating in the accelerated J.D. program at Valparaiso University School of Law. In law school, Mr. Hall earned both course and semester honors. He was a member of the Moot Court Executive Board, a semi-finalist in the Luther M. Swygert Moot Court Competition, a member of the Moot Court National Competition Team, International Moot Court Competition Team, and a two-time regional finalist in the ABA Client Counseling Competition. Mr. Hall is fully bilingual in English and Spanish. He has a working knowledge of Italian. Mr. Hall has studied foreign language and law abroad at: the University of Salamanca in Salamanca, Spain; La Academia Latinoamericana de Espanol in Quito, Ecuador; The Catholic University of Argentina in Buenos Aires, Argentina; and The University of the Andes in Santiago, Chile. As an undergraduate at The Citadel, Mr. Hall was awarded "The Citadel Spanish Award". This award is given to the most outstanding student majoring or minoring in Spanish.

He is a member of the Illinois Trial Lawyers' Association (ITLA), American Association for Justice (AAJ), Workers' Injury Law and Advocacy Group (WILG), Work Comp Lawyers' Association (WCLA), Illinois State Bar Association (ISBA) and Chicago Bar Association (CBA). He is an Executive Board member of the Young Lawyer's Section of the Workers' Compensation Lawyers' Association. Brandon is also a licensed real estate broker in the State of Illinois. He assists buyers and sellers in the greater Chicago area for both residential and commercial real estate.

Education

Valparaiso University
Juris Doctor,

The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina
Bachelor of Arts - Spanish,

Hart & David, LLP
Brandon Hall

Mr. Hall has been named one of the top attorneys in Illinois ("Rising Star") under the age of 40 by Illinois Super Lawyers and Chicago Magazine in both 2014 and 2015. He has earned millions of dollars for injury victims in the State of Illinois.

Mr. Hall graduated cum laude (BA Spanish) from The Citadel, and received his Juris Doctor degree in just two and a half years by participating in the accelerated J.D. program at Valparaiso University School of Law. In law school, Mr. Hall earned both course and semester honors. He was a member of the Moot Court Executive Board, a semi-finalist in the Luther M. Swygert Moot Court Competition, a member of the Moot Court National Competition Team, International Moot Court Competition Team, and a two-time regional finalist in the ABA Client Counseling Competition. Mr. Hall is fully bilingual in English and Spanish. He has a working knowledge of Italian. Mr. Hall has studied foreign language and law abroad at: the University of Salamanca in Salamanca, Spain; La Academia Latinoamericana de Espanol in Quito, Ecuador; The Catholic University of Argentina in Buenos Aires, Argentina; and The University of the Andes in Santiago, Chile. As an undergraduate at The Citadel, Mr. Hall was awarded "The Citadel Spanish Award". This award is given to the most outstanding student majoring or minoring in Spanish.

He is a member of the Illinois Trial Lawyers' Association (ITLA), American Association for Justice (AAJ), Workers' Injury Law and Advocacy Group (WILG), Work Comp Lawyers' Association (WCLA), Illinois State Bar Association (ISBA) and Chicago Bar Association (CBA). He is an Executive Board member of the Young Lawyer's Section of the Workers' Compensation Lawyers' Association. Brandon is also a licensed real estate broker in the State of Illinois. He assists buyers and sellers in the greater Chicago area for both residential and commercial real estate.

Education

Valparaiso University Juris Doctor,


The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina Bachelor of Arts - Spanish,


Hart & David, LLP
Joel Funk

Joel J.H. Funk is a founding partner at Hart & David, LLP. Mr. Funk provides legal and business advice to companies in a wide range of industries, with a particular focus on commerical/residential real estate development, corporate mergers & aquisitions, and complex estate planning/asset protection. Mr. Funk has extensive experience in corporate and transactional work, including commercial aqusitions, elder law/disability planning, and fashion, retail & lifestyle corporate counsel. Mr. Funk has an extensive background in strucuring and negotiating licenses, outsourcing and services agreements, and other complex commercial agreements, as well as senior executive employment and compensation arrangments.

Mr. Funk began his career with Walsh, Knippen, Pollock & Cetina with a focus on corporate litigation, personal injury, and medical malpractice. Mr. Funk was an NCAA baseball athlete, is an accomplished vocalist and guitar player, and currently resides in the Chicago-metro area with his wife and daughter.

Education

Valparaiso University
Juris Doctor (JD),

Valparaiso University
Masters of Business Administration (MBA),

Valparaiso University
Bachelor of Arts - Political Science,

Hart & David, LLP
Joel Funk

Joel J.H. Funk is a founding partner at Hart & David, LLP. Mr. Funk provides legal and business advice to companies in a wide range of industries, with a particular focus on commerical/residential real estate development, corporate mergers & aquisitions, and complex estate planning/asset protection. Mr. Funk has extensive experience in corporate and transactional work, including commercial aqusitions, elder law/disability planning, and fashion, retail & lifestyle corporate counsel. Mr. Funk has an extensive background in strucuring and negotiating licenses, outsourcing and services agreements, and other complex commercial agreements, as well as senior executive employment and compensation arrangments.

Mr. Funk began his career with Walsh, Knippen, Pollock & Cetina with a focus on corporate litigation, personal injury, and medical malpractice. Mr. Funk was an NCAA baseball athlete, is an accomplished vocalist and guitar player, and currently resides in the Chicago-metro area with his wife and daughter.

Education

Valparaiso University Juris Doctor (JD),


Valparaiso University Masters of Business Administration (MBA),


Valparaiso University Bachelor of Arts - Political Science,


Hart & David, LLP
Matthew Vogler

Matthew E. Vogler is an associate at Hart & David, LLP. Mr. Vogler focuses his practice on corporate/civil litigation and transactional work. Additionally, Mr. Vogler is developing another focus in estate planning and asset management.

Mr. Vogler received a B.A. from Case Western Reserve University and a Juris Doctor from The Maurer School of Law at Indiana University. Mr. Vogler has worked in both the public and private sector, spending time with the Attorney General's Office in both Florida and Indiana.

Mr. Vogler currently resides in Downers Grove.

Education

Indiana University - The Maurer School of Law
Juris Doctor (JD),

Case Western Reserve University
Bachelor of Arts - Political Science,

Hart & David, LLP
Matthew Vogler

Matthew E. Vogler is an associate at Hart & David, LLP. Mr. Vogler focuses his practice on corporate/civil litigation and transactional work. Additionally, Mr. Vogler is developing another focus in estate planning and asset management.

Mr. Vogler received a B.A. from Case Western Reserve University and a Juris Doctor from The Maurer School of Law at Indiana University. Mr. Vogler has worked in both the public and private sector, spending time with the Attorney General's Office in both Florida and Indiana.

Mr. Vogler currently resides in Downers Grove.

Education

Indiana University - The Maurer School of Law Juris Doctor (JD),


Case Western Reserve University Bachelor of Arts - Political Science,


This lawyer is licensed to practice in Illinois and has no record of discipline from the Illinois bar association. *

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This lawyer is licensed to practice in Illinois and has no record of discipline from the Illinois bar association. *

* Nolo has confirmed that every member attorney has a valid license and is in good standing with the state agency that licenses lawyers. Any past disbarments and suspensions (with possible exceptions for minor violations or nonpayment of dues, in our discretion) will be indicated accordingly in the badge. Member attorneys are required to notify Nolo immediately if they become the subject of any disciplinary action by any state licensing agency.