David J. Freeman

David concentrates his practice in local government law and litigation. For almost 30 years, he has served as general counsel to Chicago-area municipalities and park districts, representing them in day-to-day legal issues and as a municipal prosecutor. In addition, David has handled numerous litigation matters involving units of local government, including zoning and land use issues, contract disputes, local liquor licensure and code enforcement matters.

David has spoken before groups such as the Illinois Municipal League and the Illinois Institute for Local Government as well as private groups on such topics as the Freedom of Information Act, the Open Meetings Act, code enforcement and procurement/bidding issues.

Recent Presentations

  • Ethical Dilemmas, IML Municipal Attorneys Seminar, Bloomington, IL (April 2015)

David J. Freeman

Education

  • J.D., Delaware Law School, 1983
  • B.A., Georgetown University, 1979

Admitted to Practice

  • Illinois, 1988
  • Pennsylvania, 1983
  • New Jersey, 1983
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, 1988

Organizations

  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • DuPage County Bar Association
  • Will County Bar Association
  • Illinois Governmental League
  • Municipal Prosecutor’s Group

David J. Freeman

David J. Freeman

Partner, Bolingbrook Office
ph: 630.929.3639
fax:630.783.3231
dfreeman@robbins-schwartz.com

David concentrates his practice in local government law and litigation. For almost 30 years, he has served as general counsel to Chicago-area municipalities and park districts, representing them in day-to-day legal issues and as a municipal prosecutor. In addition, David has handled numerous litigation matters involving units of local government, including zoning and land use issues, contract disputes, local liquor licensure and code enforcement matters.

David has spoken before groups such as the Illinois Municipal League and the Illinois Institute for Local Government as well as private groups on such topics as the Freedom of Information Act, the Open Meetings Act, code enforcement and procurement/bidding issues.

Recent Presentations

  • Ethical Dilemmas, IML Municipal Attorneys Seminar, Bloomington, IL (April 2015)

Education

  • J.D., Delaware Law School, 1983
  • B.A., Georgetown University, 1979

Admitted to Practice

  • Illinois, 1988
  • Pennsylvania, 1983
  • New Jersey, 1983
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, 1988

Organizations

  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • DuPage County Bar Association
  • Will County Bar Association
  • Illinois Governmental League
  • Municipal Prosecutor’s Group

Practice Areas