Administrative Law

Administrative Law

Companies and individuals can be significantly affected by government regulation and local and state agencies’ enforcement actions. 1818 routinely employs both a legal and a government relations strategy in order to represent our clients in the most effective manner. 1818 has substantial experience with city, county and state agencies that enable us to successfully represent our clients in Illinois administrative law matters including:

1818 can assist you if you need to appear before the following:

A full list of Illinois and Chicago agencies and departments appears below. We also serve clients who are dealing with Cook County and numerous other local and county agencies. Since the Administrative Hearing process is elaborate, we want to make sure that you are prepared for all parts, especially your testimony if applicable.

Illinois State Departments

  • Department on Aging
  • Department of Agriculture
  • Department of Central Management Services
  • Department of Children and Family Services
  • Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity
  • Department of Corrections
  • Department of Employment Security
  • Emergency Management Agency
  • Department of Financial and Professional Regulation
  • Department of Healthcare and Family Services
  • Department of Human Rights
  • Department of Human Services
  • Department of Insurance
  • Department of Juvenile Justice
  • Department of Labor
  • Department of the Lottery
  • Department of Natural Resources
  • Department of Public Health
  • Department of Revenue
  • Department of State Police
  • Department of Transportation
  • Department of Veterans’ Affairs

Chicago City Departments

  • Office of the Mayor
  • 311 City Services
  • Administrative Hearings
  • Animal Care and Control
  • Buildings
  • Business Affairs and Consumer Protection
  • Chicago Department of Aviation
  • Chicago Police Board
  • Chicago Public Library
  • City of Chicago TV
  • Civilian Office of Police Accountability
  • Commission on Human Relations
  • Compliance
  • Cultural Affairs and Special Events
  • Emergency Management & Communications
  • Ethics
  • Family & Support Services
  • Finance
  • Fire
  • Fleet and Facility Management
  • Human Resources
  • Innovation and Technology
  • Law
  • License Appeal Commission
  • Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities
  • Office of Budget and Management
  • Office of Inspector General
  • Planning and Development
  • Police
  • Procurement Services
  • Public Health
  • Streets and Sanitation (DSS)
  • Transportation
  • Water Management

How We Can Help

Practice Areas

1818 provides counsel and government relations advice to both corporations and individuals. The firm provides practical legal advice on government procurement, professional licensing, building code and zoning matters, liquor law and other government regulatory issues.


Administrative Law

1818 has substantial experience with city, county and state agencies, and uses legal and government relations strategies to effectively represent clients.


Lobbying Services

The firm lobbies at the state and local level on issues regarding procurement, legislation and administrative rules.


Corporate Law

The law firm provides practical legal and business advice to individuals and corporations.



When litigation is required, we look for effective ways to win cases through dispositive motions and alternative dispute resolution.  1818 will be your advocate in the court and in the court of public opinion.

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