(847) 392-6500
1855 Rohlwing Road, Suite D
Rolling Meadows, IL 60008

Local Experienced Representation


Admitted to Practice Law


Illinois Supreme Court

U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois

U.S. Supreme Court




DePaul University College of Law, Chicago IL
Juris Doctorate, 1974

Law Review, Author Cole v. Richardson, Another Look at State Loyalty Oaths

John Carroll University, University Heights, Cleveland, OH
Bachelor of Arts, English, 1970


Private Practice of Law, Suburban and Chicago Area
Attorney / Executive, United Air Lines, Chicago



Professional Leadership


Northwest Suburban Bar Association 1995 to Present

President 2005

First Vice President / Treasurer / Secretary 2001 -2004

Chairman / Member

  • Estate Planning
  • Real Estate
  • Civil Litigation
  • Employment


  • "Pro Se" Court
  • Mock Trial Competition


  • "Age Discrimination in Employment"

Illinois State Bar Association 1995 to Present

Vice Chairman
Attorney Registration & Discipline Committee

Elder Law Committee

Association of Trial Lawyers of America 2001-2004

Cook County Arbitration, Chairman Qualified

Illinois Bar Foundation Contributor





Married, Patricia Lawler Ahern

Three Adult Children,

Sheila Ahern Galloro
Maureen Ahern Bouda
Daniel P. Ahern