Christopher Hoffmann

Partner & Chair, Labor & Personnel Practice Group  |  View Latest Posts

Office: Itasca
[email protected]
847-670-9000 (office)
847-670-7334 (fax)

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University of Illinois-Chicago, B.A., Political Science, summa cum laude, 2008

  • Ron Brown Memorial Award

Chicago-Kent College of Law, J.D., highest honors, 2011

  • Order of the Coif

  • Member, Chicago-Kent Law Review

  • Student Editor, Employee Rights and Employment Policy Journal

Chicago-Kent College of Law, Certificate in Labor and Employment Law, 2011
As a partner at Hodges Loizzi, Christopher Hoffmann focuses his practice in the areas of labor and personnel. He has significant experience advising employers, human resource professionals, and Illinois school leaders to help them navigate the myriad of day-to-day employment challenges. Chris has successfully defended employers in cases involving discrimination, harassment, wrongful termination, and other traditional labor law and union/management issues at both the federal and state court level. Employers turn to Chris for his insights and experience in labor relations issues such as: FMLA, FLSA, ADA accommodation, workplace violence and harassment, and performance evaluations.

While in law school, Chris was a judicial extern to the Honorable Allen S. Goldberg of the Circuit Court of Cook County, IL, and a legal extern with the Illinois Human Rights Commission. Chris served in the United States Marine Corps for four years, and as a Sergeant he led engineering and utility efforts while aiding humanitarian relief efforts in Africa and southeast Asia.

In his spare time Chris enjoys spending time outdoors with his wife and two daughters, travelling, and playing the occasional round of golf.

  • National Council of School Attorneys, Member, 2011 – Present

  • Illinois Council of School Attorneys, Member, 2011 – Present