Alon Stein concentrates his practice in civil litigation. Prior to founding the firm, Mr. Stein grew the nursing home and hospice litigation practice of an acclaimed health care law firm, Kamensky Rubinstein Hochman & Delott, where he was lead counsel on numerous litigation matters on behalf of nursing homes, hospices and medical practices. Mr. Stein practices in Illinois, Wisconsin and Arizona. Alon has litigated matters all the way to the Supreme Courts of Wisconsin and Indiana, as well as appellate courts of Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana and Arizona.
Mr. Stein represents businesses, individuals, and healthcare entities (e.g. nursing homes and hospices) in all aspects of litigation from the initial pleadings to trial. Alon has handled a wide range of litigation, both representing the plaintiff and the defendant. Primary areas of focus include contract disputes; corporate and partnership disputes; trade secrets; employment discrimination and retaliation; wage and hour, general employment and business litigation; home owners’ insurance coverage disputes; construction litigation; intentional misconduct, defamation; commercial forcible entry and detainer; creditor’s rights; defense of preference claims and adversary proceedings. Representative clients include nursing homes, hospices, cell phone distributors, architects, grocery stores, physicians, medical and dental groups, commercial landlords, real estate developers, restaurants, construction companies, and a major shopping mall. Alon also handles involuntary discharge proceedings for nursing homes.
Mr. Stein has developed a practical approach to practicing law: He treats business disputes as business problems, to be solved promptly, creatively, and cost effectively. He also takes pride in his track record of achieving successful results through the litigation process.
Mr. Stein is considered by his peers to be one of the top lawyers in Illinois by being selected as an Illinois Super Lawyer Rising Star for business litigation and healthcare litigation every year that he was eligible since 2012. Mr. Stein has also served as an arbitrator in alternate dispute resolution proceedings for the Circuit Courts of Cook, Will, Kane, McHenry and Lake Counties. In addition, Alon Stein is a Commercial Calendar Arbitrator for the Circuit Court of Cook County and a mediator with The Chicago Bar Association's mediation service.
Mr. Stein is a 2002 graduate of the University of Wisconsin Law School where he was one of the managing editors of The Wisconsin Law Review.
Attorney Stein is the president and founder of the Israeli-American Bar Association. In addition, he was elected twice to serve as an Assembly member of the Illinois State Bar Association. He is a member of the Chicago Bar Association, North Suburban Bar Association,Milwaukee Bar Association, Decalogue Society of Lawyers, Advocates Society,the Hellenic Bar Association of Illinois, the Justinian Society, and the bar associations for the State Bar of Wisconsin and the State Bar of Arizona. Mr. Stein is a board member of Maccabim Hebrew School and of the Chicago region's Israeli-American Council. Alon is a fluent Hebrew speaker.
Alon Stein is licensed in Illinois, Wisconsin and Arizona. He is also registered with the Israel Bar Association as an attorney deemed qualified by the Israel Bar to advise Israelis and Israeli businesses as to US law. Currently, Alon Stein is the only such lawyer in Illinois, Wisconsin and Arizona that the Israel Bar Association has so registered.
Wasif A. Khan, Of Counsel
Prior to joining Stein Law Offices, Mr. Khan practiced at the same premier healthcare law firm (Kamensky Rubinstein Hochman & Delott) with Alon Stein.
Wasif A. Khan serves the needs of healthcare providers and practices, small businesses and startups, and nonprofit organizations. Wasif provides sound counsel to healthcare professionals and practices with regards to practice operations, corporate legal matters and regulatory compliance issues. Wasif routinely lectures and presents at national and regional conferences, physician organizations and universities on healthcare and nonprofit matters.
Wasif provides the following legal advice to our clients: Stark Law and Anti-Kickback Statute Concerns; HIPAA, HITECH Act and HER; Corporate Compliance Manuals & HIPAA Polices; Medicare & Medicaid Provider Enrollment; Provider & Practice State Licensing; Practice Formation/Reorganization/Dissolution; Physician/Dentist Employment Agreements; Practice Mergers/Sales/Acquisitions; Joint Ventures & Business Arrangements; Exclusive Provider Agreements; Multi-specialty Group Matters; Medical Staff and Physician Employment Issues; Formation/Reorganization/Dissolution of Business Entities; Mergers & Acquisitions; Joint Venture Agreements; Franchise Agreements; Due Diligence and Corporate Governance; Commercial Contracts, Leases & Agreements; Employee Manuals & Corporate Policies and Procedures; Employee & Independent Contractor Agreements; and Licensing Agreements.
Mr. Khan obtained his Juris Doctor and Masters of Law (LL.M) from DePaul University College of Law and his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Illinois-Champaign/Urbana.