Jonathan Freilich

Jonathan Freilich

Jonathan Freilich focuses his practice on construction law and complex commercial litigation. Jonathan adeptly resolves design and construction disputes for owners, contractors, and design professionals. Previously, he was an associate at a top construction law firm and has experience representing victims of asbestos-related diseases in personal injury litigation.

Related Practices

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Representative Matters

  • Successfully represented owners in international arbitrations related to the construction of large-scale industrial building facilities
  • Represented a building owner in a dispute with the building’s architect, resulting in a favorable outcome
  • Litigated delay claims, construction defect claims, and mechanic’s lien claims on behalf of a group of construction contractors




  • J.D. Loyola University Chicago School of Law 2009
    • Recipient, CALI Award, Legal Writing
  • B.S.E. Civil and Environmental Engineering cum laude University of Michigan 2005

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois

Professional Memberships and Activities

  • American Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Lawyers for the Creative Arts


  • The Best Lawyers in America, Ones to Watch, 2021 – 2023
  • Super Lawyers, Rising Star, Illinois, 2016 – 2020, 2022
  • Legal 500, Real Estate - Construction (including Construction Litigation), 2019, 2022