Adam J. Zayed

Adam J. Zayed and his firm Zayed Law Offices offer unparalleled legal representation to people injured or killed because of the fault of others.  Mr. Zayed has built a reputation among his peers in the legal field by providing vigorous yet compassionate representation.  Mr. Zayed is a trial lawyer with an emphasis on trucking negligence, car accidents, highway accidents, medical malpractice, premises liability, product liability, construction accidents, and wrongful death.

Mr. Zayed is an active member of numerous Bar Associations including the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, the Will County Bar Association, the Chicago Bar Association, the DuPage County Bar Association, the Illinois State Bar Association, and the American Bar Association.

Mr. Zayed obtained his undergraduate degree from Loyola University Chicago with High Honors, and later went on to attain his Juris Doctor from Notre Dame School of Law, consistently heralded by U.S. News & World Report as one of the top law schools in the nation.  Mr. Zayed is also an MBA candidate at University of Chicago, ranked first globally according to The Economist.

In addition to founding one of the fastest growing personal injury practices in the nation, Mr. Zayed makes time to represent individuals on a pro bono basis and also maintains an Illinois appellate practice.  Mr. Zayed was also selected for The National Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 40 trial lawyers, an elite group of the top trial lawyers in the United States for 2016, 2017 and 2018.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Animal Attacks
  • Wrongful Death
  • Nursing Home Abuse
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois Trial Bar


  • University of Chicago, Booth School of Business, Chicago, Illinois
    • MBA Candidate
  • Notre Dame Law School, Notre Dame, Indiana
    • Juris Doctor
  • Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
    • English, Political Science magna cum laude

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • DuPage County Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • American Bar Association –  Board of Fellows – 2018 through present
  • Illinois Trial Lawyers Association – Board of Advocates – 2017 through present.
  • Will County Bar Association

Mr. Zayed is an experienced trial attorney in the areas of personal injury, wrongful death and medical malpractice.  He was raised in the western suburbs of Chicago, and always knew he would become an attorney.  While at Notre Dame Law School, Mr. Zayed realized his love for the area of personal injury law.  Mr. Zayed has handled cases throughout Illinois including Cook, DuPage, Will, Lake, Kankakee, Winnebago, Kendall, Kane, LaSalle, Livingston, Stephenson and Grundy Counties.  Mr. Zayed has also handled cases outside of Illinois including cases in Indiana, Michigan, Wisconsin, North Carolina, Florida, Arizona and Texas.  He has also argued on appeal in the State of Illinois.

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