Caesar A. Tabet is a trial and appellate attorney who concentrates his practice in the area of complex business litigation. His practice includes corporate and class-action litigation, unfair competition, intellectual property and insurance coverage. He has tried many high-stakes cases, including matters involving special remedies to resolve disputes in closely held corporations and partnerships, corporate deadlock and dissolution, and executive compensation.
Mr. Tabet is on the adjunct faculty at the Loyola University of Chicago School of Law, where he has taught Advanced Trial Advocacy for many years. He also has taught trial practice at the National Institute for Trial Advocacy. Mr. Tabet has published numerous articles and lectured on various topics relating to complex business litigation. He has been designated as an Illinois Super Lawyer each year from 2008 through present, and he also has received the AV-Preeminent Peer Review Rating, which is Martindale-Hubbell’s highest rating for ethical standards and legal ability.
Mr. Tabet has tried numerous cases to judges, juries, and arbitrators. Some of his representative reported cases include:
These are only a small, representative example of the reported decisions that reflect Mr. Tabet’s successful representation of his clients in a wide variety of business disputes.
In 1982, Mr. Tabet received his Bachelor of Arts degree with honors from St. John’s University in Minnesota. In 1987, he received his Juris Doctor degree with honors from the University of Minnesota Law School, where he served as Editor of the Law Review. Upon graduation from law school, he served as a law clerk to the Honorable John A. Nordberg of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. He is an active member of the Chicago Bar Association, the Illinois State Bar Association, the American Bar Association, and the Business Litigation Section of the ABA.
Mr. Tabet lives in Evanston, Illinois, with his wife and their two daughters.