Comprehensive Legal Representation In Northern Illinois

John F. Early

  • Managing Partner, 1981


Elgin, IL





JOHN F. EARLY received his Bachelor of Arts in 1968 and law degree from the University of Illinois in 1971. He maintains a general practice with emphasis on college and university Law, strict liability, chancery and business litigation, business formation and operating problems, and residential, commercial and investment real estate. John is a former Assistant State's Attorney in Kane County. He served as the Secretary-Treasurer, Vice President and President of the Kane County Bar Association (1997-2003). He also served in the assembly and committees of the Illinois State Bar Association. He is a member of the Kane County and the Illinois State Bar Associations. He also includes among his clientele, Elgin Community College.

Areas Of Practice

  • General Law
  • College and University Law
  • Strict Liability
  • Chancery and Business Litigation
  • Business Formation and Operating Problems
  • Residential, Commercial and Investment Real Estate

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1971
  • U.S. Federal Court, 1971
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit, 1985


  • University of Illinois College of Law, Champaign, Illinois
    • J.D. - 1971
  • University of Illinois, Champaign, Illinois
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 00/1968

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Kane County Bar Association, Member, 1973
  • Illinois State Bar Association, Member, 1971
  • Federal Trial Bar, Member
  • Well Child Conference, 1990 to 1993
  • Kane County Bar Association, Secretary-Treasurer
  • Kane County Bar Association, Vice President
  • Kane County Bar Association, President

Fraternities / Sororities

  • Sigma Phi Epsilon

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Early, Tousey, Wlodek, Wong & Early, LLP