Member Profile - John Fogarty

Membership Level

Advisory Council


Clark Hill


[email protected]

Business Phone




130 E Randolph St, Suite 3900 - Clark Hill, Chicago, IL 60601, United States

GOP Title

General Counsel

Law School

Chicago-Kent College of Law

Practice Area 1

Civil Practice

Practice Area 2

Election Law

Practice Area 3




John G. Fogarty Jr. is Senior Counsel in Clark Hill's Chicago office, where he practices in the Government and Public Affairs Practice Group. John regularly counsels candidates, office holders, political committees, individual citizens, corporations and non-profit entities, in every aspect of the political and legislative process, including ballot access, campaign finance and disclosure, lobbying issues, media issues and party governance.  He has represented numerous local, state and federal candidates and political committees before the State Board of Elections, and before electoral boards state-wide, state and federal courts, and before the Federal Election Commission.

John also represents a variety of clients in a lobbying capacity in various fields such as agriculture, energy, healthcare, insurance, gaming, municipal issues, telecommunications and transportation.

John currently serves as General Counsel to the Illinois Republican Party and as an Advisory Board Member of the Election Assistance Commission.

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