Chicago Office

2 N. Riverside Plaza, Ste 1830
Chicago, IL 60606
Phone: 312-897-2010
Fax: 847-637-5140

Crystal Lake Office

333 Commerce Dr., Ste 900
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
Phone: 815-455-3000
Fax: 815-455-3049


Schaumburg Office

1990 Algonquin Rd., Ste 240
Schaumburg, IL 60173
Phone: 847-637-5140
Fax: 847-637-5140

Kevin W. Bruning, Managing Partner

Managing Partner Kevin W. Bruning

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Mr. Bruning founded the law firm of Bruning & Associates, PC in January 2000. He utilizes his exceptional skills as a trial lawyer and counselor to achieve excellent results for his clients. Mr. Bruning is committed to serving the community; he has served as a charter member, director and officer of two (2) Rotary clubs in the Crystal Lake, Illinois area, and served as an officer and director for various not-for-profit agencies in the McHenry County community.


  • DePaul University College of Law, Chicago, Illinois, Juris Doctorate, 1988
  • University of San Diego School of Law, San Diego, California, Summer Program, 1986
  • Loyola University, Chicago, Illinois, Bachelor of Arts, 1984
  • Wayland Academy, College Preparatory, Beaver Dam, Wisconsin, 1979

Areas of Practice

  • Divorce & Family Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Business Law
  • Construction & Mechanic's Lien Law
  • Condominium & Homeowners Association Law
  • Estate Planning (Wills & Trusts)
  • Probate Law
  • Elder Law
  • Bankruptcy & Debt Relief
  • Incorporation, LLC and Business Formation
  • Mergers and Acquisitions (including the Purchase and Sale of Small and Medium-Sized Business Entities)
  • Personal Injury Law

Admitted to Bar

  • State of Illinois, 1988
  • US District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, 1988, trial bar member
  • US District Court for the Western District of Michigan
  • US District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • US Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit Located in Chicago, Illinois

Legal Membership

  • American Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association

Service Membership

  • Rotary Club of Fox Valley Sunset - Charter Member, 2012-2013 Rotarian of the Year, Vice President, Chairperson - Youth Services Avenue of Service
  • Rotary Club of Crystal Lake Dawnbreakers - Former Member, Past President 2004-2005, Former Vice President, Former Chairperson - International Avenue of Service, Former Chairperson - Community Avenue of Service, Former Youth Exchange Officer
  • Raue Center for the Arts (Crystal Lake, IL) - Member of the Board of Directors
  • McHenry County Youth Services Bureau - Former President, Former Vice President, Former Treasurer, Former Member of the Board of Directors (1997-2005)
  • Wayland Academy Parent's Council - Member
  • Wayland Academy Board of Directors - Member

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