Ken Anspach

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Experience With Compassion

I became an attorney to make a difference for people and for businesses. Caring about my clients makes me a determined and powerful advocate. I never accept another's opinion that a situation is hopeless. From my experience, diligent investigation and hard work prove otherwise.

Ken Anspach, Principal Attorney

Professional Background

  • Insurance Claims
  • Fire Loss and Damage Claims
  • Life Insurance Claims
  • Personal Injury
  • Accidental Death
  • Wrongful Death
  • Property and Casualty Loss
  • Business Interruption
  • Disputes between Businesses on Contracts, Leases, Notes, Collections
  • Metropolitan Water Reclamation District Issues
  • State and Federal Environmental Litigation
  • Insurance Claims for Environmental Liabilities
  • Principal Attorney: Anspach Law Office, 1985 to Present
  • Partner: Fioretti, Des Jardins & Reda, 2002 to 2003
  • Part-time Hearing Officer: Pollution Control Board, 1989 to 1995 and 1985 to 1986
  • Attorney specializing in Commercial Litigation: Fagel & Haber, 1982 to 1985
  • Assistant Attorney General: State of Illinois; Environmental Control Division, General Law Division, 1977 to 1982
  • Washington University School of Law: St. Louis, Missouri; Juris Doctor 1977
  • University of Illinois: Urbana, Illinois; Bachelor of Arts in History 1974

American Bar Association

  • Co-Chair, Committee on Environmental Litigation, Insurance Subcommittee, 2009-Present
  • Co-Chair, Insurance Coverage Litigation Committee, Environmental Subcommittee, 2010-Present
  • Section on Environment, Energy and Resources, Section on Litigation, 1993-2001 and 2006-Present

Chicago Bar Association

  • Chair, Civil Practice Committee, 2008-2010
  • Chair, Executive Committee of the Civil Practice Committee, 1995-1996
  • Chair, Civil Practice Subcommittee on Suburban Jurisdiction, 1995-1996

Illinois State Bar Association

  • Chair, Environmental Law, Section Council, 2018-2019
  • Air and Waste Management Association

    • Lake Michigan States Section, Board of Directors, 2016-2019
    • Union League Club of Chicago

      • Chair, Environmental Group, 1995-2001, 2013-Present

      Decalogue Society of Lawyers

      • Member, 2012-Present
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Armed Robbery
Insurance Recovery


Restaurant Fire
Insurance Recovery


House Fire
Insurance Recovery


Convenience Store
Robbery Recovery


Wrongful Death


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