Janette M. Forman


Janette represents domestic, London, and Bermuda insurers and reinsurers in complex insurance coverage disputes involving environmental, pharmaceutical, public entity, construction, product liability, catastrophic injury, and toxic tort matters. She also has appellate, commercial, and medical malpractice defense litigation experience. Janette works diligently to bring clarity to complicated issues and to resolve matters favorably and efficiently for insurers.
Janette received the Illinois State Bar Association’s 2022 Civics Education Award for volunteer work educating the public about civics and the U.S. legal system.


  • Illinois Wesleyan University, B.A., summa cum laude, 1994
  • University of Notre Dame, J.D., cum laude, 1997

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1997

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois