Jordan Wilkow focuses his practice on complex commercial litigation. Prior to joining Tabet DiVito & Rothstein in January 2015, Mr. Wilkow served for two years as a judicial clerk to the Honorable James B. Zagel in the Northern District of Illinois. He earned his law degree from the University of Chicago in 2012.
While in law school, Mr. Wilkow worked in the Civil Rights and Police Accountability Project in the Law School’s Mandel Legal Aid Clinic. As a student attorney there, he represented a journalist in what proved to be landmark FOIA litigation against the City of Chicago in Kalven v. City of Chicago, No. 09-CH-51396; Kalven v. City of Chicago 2014 IL App (1st) 121846. Mr. Wilkow also served as a judicial extern to the Honorable Robert W. Gettleman in the Northern District of Illinois. He earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Iowa in 1999, and a Certificate in Jazz Performance (piano) from the Musicians Institute in 2001.
Mr. Wilkow is admitted to practice in the State of Illinois and the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.