Stephen D. Pauwels

Stephen D. Pauwels is an attorney representing Fletcher & Sippel clients in litigation matters. Before joining Fletcher & Sippel, Stephen litigated personal injury and disability claims before federal and state courts and administrative agencies. During law school, Stephen served as a judicial intern for the Honorable James G. Carr of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio. Stephen was also an active member of Chicago-Kent’s Moot Court Honors Society where he received the Mark A. Grinker Award in 2014 for commitment to the program and the Edmund A. Burke Alumni Award in 2015

Stephen D. Pauwels is an attorney representing Fletcher & Sippel clients in litigation matters. Before joining Fletcher & Sippel, Stephen litigated personal injury and disability claims before federal and state courts and administrative agencies. During law school, Stephen served as a judicial intern for the Honorable James G. Carr of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio. Stephen was also an active member of Chicago-Kent’s Moot Court Honors Society where he received the Mark A. Grinker Award in 2014 for commitment to the program and the Edmund A. Burke Alumni Award in 2015

Education

  • Chicago-Kent College of Law, Chicago, Illinois; Juris Doctorate
  • Chicago-Kent Law Review, Chicago, Illinois; Executive Articles Editor
  • Seventh Circuit Review, Chicago, Illinois; Staff Editor
  • Miami University, Oxford, Ohio; B.A. in Political Science and History

Bar Admissions

State of Illinois
United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois

Presentations & Publications

  • Laundry and Cable Television: How the Seventh Circuit Preserved Consumer Protection Class Action Litigation from Washing Down the Tubes, 9 Seventh Circuit Review 234 (2014)