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Marc A. Gwekoh attorney PJM

Marc A. Gwekoh

Phone: 312-724-8043

Areas of Practice/Concentration

  • Corporate Transactions
  • Insurance Regulatory Law and Compliance
  • Insurance Regulatory Administrative Representation
  • Governmental Relations
  • Federal Litigation
  • Employment Litigation
  • Class Action Litigation
  • Insurance Regulatory Law
  • Municipal Law
  • Civil Rights
  • Wrongful Death
  • Planning and Zoning
  • Personal Injury
  • Workers’ Compensation


  • University of Illinois Chicago School of Law, J.D., May 2018
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, B.A., May 2010


  • State of Illinois
  • US District Court for the Central District of Illinois
  • US District Court for the Northern District of Illinois


  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Asian American Bar Association of Greater Chicago
  • National Asian Pacific American Bar Association

Marc A. Gwekoh concentrates his practice on defending clients in insurance, governmental, employment, federal, class action, municipal, civil rights, wrongful death, planning and zoning, personal injury, and workers’ compensation matters. Prior to joining Peterson, Johnson & Murray, Mr. Gwekoh concentrated his practice on insurance defense, landlord-tenant matters, and transportation law, specifically involving claims of catastrophic/serious bodily injuries, property damage, and cargo loss. He also has extensive experience in defending corporate clients in workers’ compensation matters.

Mr. Gwekoh’s litigation experience includes complex state litigation, as well as dispositive motions and appeals. Notably, Mr. Gwekoh successfully defended a client in the First District Court of Appeals, reversing the trial court’s decision, granting a motion to enforce settlement. He is a member of the Illinois Bar, as well as the Northern and Central District of Illinois.

Mr. Gwekoh attended the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and received a Bachelor of Arts and then attended the University of Illinois Chicago School of Law (formerly known as the John Marshall Law School) where he received his Juris Doctor.