Jon Ebner works in the Firm’s Global Dispute Resolution and Global Insurance practices. He represents US and international companies in a variety of commercial disputes. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Ebner worked as in-house counsel for an insurance company in Germany.
Mr. Ebner advises multinational companies on a wide range of commercial matters, including breach of contract, products liability and insurance disputes. His clients include top companies in the manufacturing, real estate, finance and insurance industries.
Representative Legal Matters
Representing a German supplier in a breach of contract dispute with a major auto manufacturer.
Advised a property insurer in arbitration involving a coverage dispute.
Negotiated a favorable settlement on behalf of business owners in a breach of contract action.
Assisted with arbitration arising out of the acquisition of a US company by a Germany entity.
Counseled a German investment fund on insurable interest laws and life insurance settlement transactions.
- Successfully defended an insurance broker in a defamation lawsuit.
Professional Associations and Memberships
- American Bar Association
- Illinois Bar Foundation
- Chicago Bar Association
Illinois~United States (2007)
Missouri~United States (2002)
Washington University School of Law
Truman State University
(B.A. Political Science and German)
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