Jon Papin is an attorney at The Vrdolyak Law Group, LLC., with over twenty-five years’ experience as a personal injury and medical malpractice attorney. At one time he was a partner in a large Chicago defense firm; however, for the past fifteen years he has dedicated his law practice to representing injured persons and their families in medical malpractice, Wrongful Death and commercial trucking cases. These are his primary areas of focus at Vrdolyak Law Group, LLC.
He holds several record Illinois jury verdicts and settlements and received the highest possible peer review rating, AV Preeminent, from Martindale- Hubble. Jon Papin was chosen by his peers as among the top 5% of attorneys in Illinois and is a member of the Illinois Leading Lawyers Network. He was also selected for inclusion in Illinois Super Lawyers. He is a member of Illinois Society of Trial Lawyers and is a past President of APITLA (Association of Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America). He works through APITLA to reduce the number of injuries and deaths across America caused by unsafe and illegally operating trucking companies. Jon Papin has appeared on MSNBC “Morning Joe” and has lectured on commercial trucking topics throughout America. He has successfully tried commercial trucking cases to jury verdict in Illinois state court and in Federal court, where he is a member of the Federal Trial bar.
He lives in Chicago’s south loop with his son and their rescue pit-bull, King. Jon Papin has two grown daughters, one of whom works as an attorney in Washington D.C., and another who is a nurse in Texas.