Benjamin D. Shaw


As an associate in the firm, Benjamin Shaw practices in all areas of school and municipal law. Ben helps clients with a variety of school law issues including corporate, employment, and student matters. His clients know that Ben brings a unique perspective and set of abilities to his work, resulting in proven and effective results in legal issues affecting schools and park districts.

Ben believes the practice of law offers the opportunity to assist school districts and park districts in becoming pillars of their community. In his spare time Ben enjoys skiing, playing intramural sports, and spending time with friends and family.

Professional Leadership

  • National Council of School Attorneys, member, 2020 – present
  • Illinois Council of School Attorneys, 2020 – present

Honors & Recognition

  • CALI Award, Contracts, 2018
  • CALI Award, Corporate and Partnership Tax, 2019

Contact  |  o: (847) 670-9000  |  f: 847-670-7334


B.S. – Wheaton College

J.D. – Loyola University Chicago School of Law

Moot Court Team – American Bar Association

Lead Articles Editor – Loyola University Law Journal