Lawrence J. Weiner

Attorney at Law

Arlington Heights, Illinois 60004


Collaborative Law, Complex Civil, Education, Employment, Labor, Wage and Hour, Whistleblower, Workplace, Wrongful Dismissal, Wrongful Termination

After graduating from Harvard Law School in 1964 and serving as an Assistant U.S. Attorney, Lawre has been primarily engaged in federal and state employment litigation. He has successfully defended both private and public employers against discrimination, retaliation, harassment and constitutional claims for several decades. Lawre also has extensive appellate experience before both the Illinois Appellate Courts and the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. 


  • Martindale-Hubbell “AV” Peer Review Rating
  • Leading Lawyer Network
  • Member, Chicago and Illinois State Bar Associations
  • Member, Lawyers Club of Chicago
  • Certified Faculty Member of the National Institute for Trial Advocacy
  • Author, Arbitration-Practice and Procedure, the Illinois State Bar Association Journal
  • Author, Teacher Rights and Responsibilities, School Law
  • Author, Legal Arguments with Respect to Drug Testing of Public Employees: Who Has What Leg to Stand On, Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education’s Employment Terminations and Issues in the Workplace


Harvard Law School, LLB 1964


  • Illinois
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court for the Central District of Illinois
  • U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit
261 Kimberly Road
North Barrington, IL 60010

P: 312-467-9800
E: [email protected]