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John J. Cullerton

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John provides practical, strategic advice to clients on governmental and business matters. He works across several practice areas to help clients solve problems and achieve their business goals.

John represents Illinois' 6th Legislative District in the state Senate, where he has served as Senate President since 2009. During his six-term career in the Illinois House, John served as Speaker Pro Tempore and Democratic Floor Leader.

American Bar Association
Chicago Bar Association
Illinois State Bar Association
Listed in "The Best Lawyers in America®" (2013-2016)
Named Lawyer of the Year for Government Relations Practice in Chicago by "Best Lawyers®" (2017, 2014)
Listed in "Illinois Super Lawyers" (2005-2006, 2008-2016)
John J. Cullerton
Loyola University Chicago
President, Student Bar Association
J.D. (1974)
B.A. (1970)
Thompson Coburn LLP
Partner (1988 to present)
Illinois State Senate
President (January 2009-present)
Senator, Sixth District of Illinois (1991-present)
Majority Caucus Whip (January 2007-January 2009)
Illinois House of Representatives
Representative (1979-1991)
Illinois (1974)
John J. Cullerton