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Chicago Business Lawyer

Choose a Chicago Business Lawyer Who Fights for You

McDonald & Kloth, LLC is a business law firm with offices in Chicago. Dedicated to helping clients receive fair treatment under the law, our attorneys find the best strategies to meet the litigation goals of individuals, businesses and nonprofits.

While legal disputes between employers and employees are inevitable, McDonald & Kloth, LLC believes it is important that the needs of workers and employers are fairly balanced. As such, they offer legal representation to individuals and businesses for employment litigation in all major practice areas.

Practice Areas

Business Litigation

Business litigation in Chicago is no different than any other city: It is complex, time-consuming, and often costly. That is why finding a lawyer who prioritizes using cost- and time-effective strategies to meet your goals is vital.

Trust the business attorneys of McDonald & Kloth, LLC to provide efficient litigation representation for a wide range of issues, including:

  • Debt Collection
  • Real Estate Transactions
  • Intentional Torts and Business Torts
  • Labor Claims
  • Civil Rights Suits
  • Unfair Competition and False Advertising
  • Class Action Suits

Business Law

Regardless of industry, one thing all Chicago businesses need is qualified legal representation. Whether your business is in Lincoln Park, Chinatown or the Magnificent Mile, it needs to be properly formed and effectively litigated when legal concerns arise.

The attorneys of McDonald & Kloth, LLC offers experienced legal representation for Chicago businesses in all common practice areas, including:

  • Non-Disclosure and Non-Compete Agreements
  • Business-to-Business Contracts
  • Choice of Business Formation and Entity
  • Employee Contracts
  • Contract Negotiations
  • Compliance Issues
  • Human Resource Issues
  • Trade Secret Protections


Discharge, demotion, harassment and threat in retaliation for blowing the whistle are all activities for which whistleblowers are protected under the Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) and the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform (Dodd-Frank) Acts.

McDonald & Kloth, LLC provides representation for protected individuals who suffer adverse employment actions such as these and any others that are taken in retaliation for whistleblowing.

Sexual Harassment

Workers in Chicago are protected from being sexually harassed at work under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. This harassment includes any unwanted sexual advance or sexual conduct in the workplace, including:

  • Requests for Sexual Favors
  • Quid Pro Quo Harassment
  • Employer Retaliation

In addition to providing legal representation for sexual harassment, the attorneys of McDonald & Kloth, LLC provide representation for other common workplace violations, including age, disability and employment discrimination.

Construction Litigation

The City that Works is always building. Whether it’s another glorious skyscraper in Wolf Point or another contentious development in Jefferson Park, there is always new construction in Chicago. And with that growth comes the inevitable litigation.

If you are involved in a construction dispute in Chicago, you need an experienced lawyer. With a successful track record of representing construction companies in arbitrations, mediations, and state and federal courts, the attorneys of McDonald & Kloth, LLC can be trusted to handle your construction litigation in an effective and timely manner.

Schedule A Free Consultation With A Chicago Business Lawyer

Business lawyers at McDonald & Kloth, LLC offer skilled legal representation in all major areas of business law. Trust us to find the most cost-effective means possible when pursuing your case.

Contact us today to schedule a free consultation at our Chicago office.