Overview

Stephen Hackney is a litigation partner in the Firm's Chicago office. He is an experienced trial lawyer and has first- or second-chaired hearings and trials across the United States. He focuses his practice in the restructuring and private equity contexts. In addition, he is well-versed in the use of alternative fee arrangements. Steve is a member of the Firm's Diversity and Inclusion Committee.

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Memberships & Affiliations

Civic Involvement

Member of the Board of Directors of LINK Unlimited, a Chicago area nonprofit.

Credentials

Admissions & Qualifications

  • 1997Illinois

Courts

  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois1997
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan2001
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit2001
  • Supreme Court of the United States2006
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, Trial Bar2008

Education

  • University of Chicago Law SchoolJ.D.with Honors1997
    Moot Court Co-Chairman, 1997
  • Rice UniversityB.A., Historycum laude1994