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John J. Riewer
PARTNER
Contact:
Chicago Office
233 South Wacker Dr., 70th Floor
Chicago, Illinois 60606
Telephone: (312) 566-0040
Facsimile: (312) 566-0041
E-mail: john.riewer@qpwblaw.com

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John J. Riewer is a partner in the Chicago office of Quintairos, Prieto, Wood & Boyer, P.A. He is a trial attorney with extensive experience in state and federal courts and the inner workings of the court systems.  He has tried more than 15 jury trials throughout Cook and the surrounding counties of Illinois and draws upon such knowledge to best serve and counsel the firm’s clients.  Mr. Riewer has dedicated his legal career to the defense of individuals and entities in diverse areas of the law.  He represents corporate and individual clients in the defense of tort claims involving products liability, premises liability, construction negligence, automobile and trucking liability defense, medical malpractice, nursing home malpractice, survival actions and wrongful death claims. He also counsels clients on employment issues, licensing requirements, and in appeals of citations of deficiencies and imposition of fines.

Prior to joining QPWB, Mr. Riewer was a litigation attorney for a network of elder care facilities, senior living provider and special needs centers in the Chicago area where he handled the defense of numerous medical malpractice, Nursing Home Care Act, and premises liability matters including the development of defense strategies dictating all aspects of the litigation ― from the defense perspective to trial. He was also staff counsel for CNA Insurance where he focused on complex case trials in the areas of medical malpractice, dental malpractice, nursing home defense, premises liability and general liability.

Previously, Mr. Riewer was an attorney for over 13 years with two Chicago area law firms.  He was a partner with a large national law firm where he handled complex litigation cases in all of his current areas of practice.

Mr. Riewer received his Juris Doctor from The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois in 1998 and Bachelor of Science from Loyola University in Chicago in 1993, graduating with major in political science.

He is licensed to practice law in Illinois and is admitted in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.

Mr. Riewer has attained the highest peer review rating of 5.0 in the area of medical malpractice defense from Martindale Hubbell Legal Directory. 

Contact: Chicago Office
233 South Wacker Dr., 70th Floor
Chicago, Illinois 60606
Telephone: (312) 566-0040
Facsimile: (312) 566-0041
E-mail: john.riewer@qpwblaw.com

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Areas of Practice:

  • Assisted Living Facilities
  • Automotive Liability
  • Construction Claims
  • General Litigation
  • Hospitals/ Acute Care Facilities
  • Labor and Employment Law
  • Medical Malpractice Defense
  • Nursing Homes
  • Premises Liability
  • Product Liability
  • Trucking and Transportation
Education

  • The John Marshall Law School, J.D. (1998)
  • Loyola University, B.S. (1993)
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John J. Riewer is a partner in the Chicago office of Quintairos, Prieto, Wood & Boyer, P.A. He is a trial attorney with extensive experience in state and federal courts and the inner workings of the court systems.  He has tried more than 15 jury trials throughout Cook and the surrounding counties of Illinois and draws upon such knowledge to best serve and counsel the firm’s clients.  Mr. Riewer has dedicated his legal career to the defense of individuals and entities in diverse areas of the law.  He represents corporate and individual clients in the defense of tort claims involving products liability, premises liability, construction negligence, automobile and trucking liability defense, medical malpractice, nursing home malpractice, survival actions and wrongful death claims. He also counsels clients on employment issues, licensing requirements, and in appeals of citations of deficiencies and imposition of fines.

Prior to joining QPWB, Mr. Riewer was a litigation attorney for a network of elder care facilities, senior living provider and special needs centers in the Chicago area where he handled the defense of numerous medical malpractice, Nursing Home Care Act, and premises liability matters including the development of defense strategies dictating all aspects of the litigation ― from the defense perspective to trial. He was also staff counsel for CNA Insurance where he focused on complex case trials in the areas of medical malpractice, dental malpractice, nursing home defense, premises liability and general liability.

Previously, Mr. Riewer was an attorney for over 13 years with two Chicago area law firms.  He was a partner with a large national law firm where he handled complex litigation cases in all of his current areas of practice.

Mr. Riewer received his Juris Doctor from The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois in 1998 and Bachelor of Science from Loyola University in Chicago in 1993, graduating with major in political science.

He is licensed to practice law in Illinois and is admitted in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.

Mr. Riewer has attained the highest peer review rating of 5.0 in the area of medical malpractice defense from Martindale Hubbell Legal Directory.