John Paul Paleczny


John Paleczny is an associate in the Chicago office of Lewis Brisbois and a member of the Insurance Coverage Practice. John concentrates his practice in the areas of insurance coverage and insurance defense. He also has experience in general liability practice and complex commercial litigation. John began working at Lewis Brisbois as a summer associate following his second year of law school.

Primary Area(s) of Practice

  • Insurance Coverage
  • Bad Faith Litigation

Additional Experience




  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Illinois Bar Association

Awards & Honors

  • CALI Excellence of the Future Award in International Bankruptcy, 2018
  • CALI Excellence of the Future Award in Payment Systems, 2017
  • CALI Excellence of the Future Award in Conflict of Laws, 2017


Chicago-Kent College of Law

Juris Doctor, 2018

Miami University

Bachelor of Arts in History and Political Science; Minor in European Area Studies; cum laude 2012