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Jennifer has been an attorney with the firm since 2005, becoming a partner in 2017, and offers a broad spectrum of legal skills.

Jennifer graduated with a B.A. from Marshall University in 2002 and earned her J.D. (cum laude) from Thomas M. Cooley Law School in 2005. In the same year, Jennifer is admitted to Illinois Bar, the U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois, and the Trial Bar of the U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois. She was a law clerk for the City of Chicago, Municipal Prosecutions Division before joining Zanck, Coen, Wright & Saladin as an associate.

A faculty member of Sterling Education Services and the National Business Institute, she’s led several Illinois workshops on collection and landlord / tenant law.

On the personal side, Jennifer enjoys spending time with her family, baseball and taking in a Milwaukee Brewers game whenever she can.






Debt Collection


Civil Litigation


Real Estate Law



McHenry County Bar Association

Lake County Bar Association

Illinois State Bar Association


Video Blog Articles by Jennifer L. Johnson:

When can I change the Locks? Landlord, Tenant. Real Estate Law. VIDEO

Rental Foreclosure. Tenant gets served summons and complaint for mortgage foreclosure. When to worry.

What Illinois Law Says About Traffic Tickets, License Suspensions

Is it worthwhile or advantageous to rent my property? Real Estate Law. Landlord/Tenant Law

I have a civil litigation judgement, how do I collect on a judgement?

I’m a Contractor and Haven’t Been Paid. Illinois Mechanics Lien Act. Construction Liens.

Evicting a Tenant, How Long is it Going to Take?

Buying a home. Selling a home. Real Estate Law and What Is Needed