Quinn P. Donnelly


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Quinn P. Donnelly


Quinn P. Donnelly is an associate in the Chicago, Illinois, office of Jackson Lewis P.C. Quinn is an aggressive and diligent advocate who understands the importance of preparation, thorough research, and effective communication. He represents management in employment cases and provides advice, counseling, and training to employers.

As a trial attorney, Quinn takes a holistic approach and is uniquely equipped to identify issues and opportunities at each stage of the litigation to best position his client to achieve a favorable result. He is a skilled oral advocate and a careful and detail-oriented cross-examiner. 

While tempered for battle, Quinn understands that sometimes the best defense is a good offense. He works with employers to anticipate and identify potential areas of exposure and helps them implement solutions to minimize these risks and avoid unnecessary costs. Quinn has a results-driven approach and his abilities as an advocate continue to be recognized by his peers.

Outside of the courtroom, Quinn is a PADI open water scuba instructor and master scuba diver trainer, who has certified over 80 divers. In his free time, Quinn enjoys traveling, motorcycling, and alpine skiing. Quinn was born and raised on the Southside of Chicago, where he now lives with his wife, children, and dog.

Honors and Recognitions

  • Illinois Super Lawyers®, “Rising Stars” (2019-present)

Pro Bono and Community Involvement

  • Chicago Gateway Green, Secretary of the Executive Board

Published Works

  • “Settlement Apportionment and Setoff in Illinois,” IDC Quarterly, Vol. 26, No. 3 (September 2016) [Co-Author]
  • “It Ain’t Over ’til It’s Over: Under Illinois Law Finality is Not So Final,” IDC Quarterly, Vol. 26, No. 1 (February 2016) [Co-Author]