Firm Profile

Yokoyama & Associates, P.C. is a full service law firm based in Chicago focusing on civil litigation and commercial/corporate transactional matters with an emphasis on professional and corporate liability defense. The firm was founded in 2000 by Lori S.C. Yokoyama who previously served as the co-managing partner at one of the largest minority owned law firms in the United States. Yokoyama & Associates, P.C. is certified by the U.S. Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce (USPAACC), the National Association of Minority and Women Owned Law Firms (NAMWOLF), the City of Chicago, the Chicago Minority Business Development Council (CMBDC), the County of Cook and the State of Illinois as a Minority and/or Women-Owned Business Enterprise. As our firm has represented Fortune 500 companies and professional individuals and having gone to verdict over 40 times, we have proven ourselves as a highly qualified Litigation and Consulting firm. The firm and its founder, Lori Yokoyama, have been the recipients of numerous awards and honors.

Prior to its inception, Yokoyama spent the initial thirty (30) years of her career engaged in, almost exclusively, the defense and prosecution of commercial and civil litigation matters. Martindale-Hubbell has bestowed its highest rating of “AV” upon Yokoyama for over 25 years. Currently, the substantial majority of our practice remains in litigation with an emphasis on contracts, employment, torts and business transactions. We have expanded our practice, to include real estate and immigration on a case-by-case basis. We have also represented clients in matters involving intellectual property and professional service contracts. The firm also serves as General Counsel for numerous businesses.

Our intimate size allows each member of the firm to have a working knowledge of every active file in the office. Thus, all of our clients receive concise and timely responses to all of their questions. Regardless of direct inquiries, our clients are always kept apprised of their case by way of our timely status reports. A sample of our jury verdicts and references are available upon request. We strive to provide competitive and cost effective legal service and look forward to serving you in the future.

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Yokoyama & Associates, P.C.
123 North Wacker Drive, Suite 1800
Chicago, IL 60606

Phone (312) 380-6580
Fax (312) 284-4888