Kevin Cloutier




Kevin Cloutier is a partner in the Labor and Employment and Business Trials Practice Groups and Co-Team Leader of the Firm’s Non-Compete and Trade Secrets Team. Mr. Cloutier is the hiring partner for the Firm’s Chicago office, and he is a member of the Firm’s Diversity and Inclusion Committee.

Mr. Cloutier’s national practice focuses on all areas of labor and employment law and business litigation, with an emphasis on high-stakes employment-related litigation and proactive counseling of management-side clients. Recognized by his peers as one of the leading lawyers in Illinois and nationally, Mr. Cloutier has received numerous accolades. Mr. Cloutier is an experienced trial lawyer with first-chair trial experience before state and federal trial and appellate courts all over the country, arbitrators, FINRA, the National Labor Relations Board, and administrative agencies. He has successfully argued multiple law-changing and precedent-setting federal appeals on behalf of his clients. Mr. Cloutier has represented clients in more than 25 states.