Attorney Scott Koontz has joined HeplerBroom LLC in its Chicago office as an associate attorney.
Koontz received his juris doctorate, from DePaul University College of Law in 2010.
He received his bachelor of arts degree, cum laude, from Illinois Wesleyan University in 2007.
He is licensed to practice law in Illinois and the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.
He is a member of the Chicago and American Bar Associations.
HeplerBroom LLC traces its history to 1894 and has 92 attorneys in its offices located in Edwardsville, Springfield and Chicago, as well as St. Louis. The Firm has a substantial practice in defense of pharmaceutical liability, product liability, asbestos, toxic tort, class action litigation, professional liability, construction, insurance coverage, personal injury law suits, transportation litigation, employment law, medical and hospital liability, white collar crime, governmental and municipal law, commercial law, corporate, and workers’ compensation. The firm undertakes all of its own appellate work and is often retained by others to prepare and file briefs in complicated cases.