Jon Carlson


• USA&M Mediation Training, 2010
• Mediation Training ISBA Lane & Calkins Course, 2009
• University of Illinois, A.B. 1965
• University of Illinois, J.D. 1967

Mr. Carlson has participated in over 40 mediations in Illinois, Missouri and Colorado and has substantial experience in evaluating and negotiating cases. He has tried over 200 injury and death cases in State and Federal Courts in Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, Iowa, Colorado, and Texas. Mr. Carlson is the senior partner and founder of Carlson & Carlson, P.C as well as counsel with Mullen Law Office in Chicago, IL. He received an AV rating, the highest available rating by Martindale-Hubbell. In 2004, he was awarded the Leonard M. Ring Lifetime Achievement Award by the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association. For additional information regarding Mr. Carlson, please go to Byron Carlson Petri & Kalb, LLC.


• Illinois Trial Lawyers Association (Board of Managers, 1971-1984; Secretary, 1972; Treasurer, 1973-1974; Third Vice
• President, 1984-1985; Second Vice President, 1985-1986; President-Elect, 1986-1987; President, 1987-1988)
• The American Association of Justice
• American Bar Association
• Illinois State Bar Association
• Life Fellow
• Madison County Bar Association
• Trial Lawyers for Public Justice
• Illinois Super Lawyers