Brian Graber is a trial attorney practicing employment law in the Illinois and federal courts on behalf of employees. Brian represents employees with employment claims before the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunities Commission, the Illinois Department of Human Rights, U.S. Department of Labor, and the Illinois Department of Labor.
Brian is from the Southside of Chicago, graduating from Brother Rice High School in 1991. Brian graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater and attended DePaul University College of Law. Within days of being sworn in as an attorney, Brian tried his first case to verdict obtaining a successful result for his client. Since then, for the last twenty years, 100% of Brian’s practice has been devoted to the trial practice in the area of employment law involving wrongful termination/retaliatory discharge, employment discrimination and retaliation, sexual harassment, Illinois whistleblower claims, federal whistleblower claims, and wage & hour claims.
In 2010, Brian started his own law firm aggressively representing employees in the area of employment law in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois and Circuit Courts throughout Cook County, DuPage County, Kane County, Kankakee County, LaSalle County, and Will County.
J.D., DePaul University, College of Law
B.S., University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
State Courts Practicing:
Illinois Appellate Courts:
Illinois Supreme Court, 1999
United States District Court, Northern District of Illinois, December 1999
Trial Bar, United States District Court, Northern District of Illinois, January 2000
Untied States District Court, Southern District of Illinois, September 2020
United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, December 2011
National Employment Lawyers Association
National Employment Lawyers Association-Illinois Chapter