John J. Lynch

Filed Under (Illinois, Populaws) by Editor on 03-20-2013

John J. Lynch is a Aurora lawyer who has over 20 years of bankruptcy & foreclosure experience. John has handled fiscal issues for many clients including Eastern Airlines in Southern Florida before moving to Illinois. Lynch was involved in the National Bankruptcy Institute and the American Bankruptcy Institute where he studied the new laws. John Lynch is a member of both the Bar Association as well as the DuPage County Bar Association in Illinois.

Areas of Practice:
Small Business Law

Bar Admissions:
Illinois, 1999

Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad Law Center, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, 1999

Office Locations:

Lisle Office – DuPage County
801 Warrenville Road, Suite 152
Lisle, Illinois 60532
Lockport Office – Will County
900 S. State Street, Second Floor
Lockport, IL 60441
Aurora Office – Kane County
1444 N. Farnsworth
Aurora, IL 60505
Palatine Office – Cook County
800 E Northwest Hwy
Palatine, IL 60074

Jacqueline Torchin, Attorney at Law

Filed Under (New York) by Editor on 03-15-2013

NY Bankruptcy LawyerFor more than 20 years, Jacqueline Torchin has been representing clients throughout New York City, who have been dealing with bankruptcy issues. Her primary focus is on personal bankruptcy, specifically dealing with Chapter 7 & Chapter 13. As a well educated attorney, Ms. Torchin knows that personal attention is crucial, which is why she takes the time and gets to know each and every client, and stays connected throughout the entire process- often working & reaching out to clients after normal business hours.

Practice areas

Bar Admissions
  • New York, 1990

Law Office of Jacqueline Torchin
125-10 Queens Boulevard
Suite 311
Kew Gardens, NY 11415

Michael Johnson, Attorney At Law

Filed Under (Georgia) by Editor on 03-15-2013

Atlanta-GA-Business-Disputes-JohnsonMichael Johnson is an accomplished personal injury lawyer in Atlanta. After spending five years with one of Georgia’s biggest insurance companies, Michael Johnson is now using his knowledge to serve individuals throughout the state. Michael Johnson has been named a Georgia Rising Star® numerous times in conjunction with being named one of Georgia’s best attorneys under the age of 40. Mr. Johnson has co-founded the Howell & Johnson Law Firm along with partner Evan Howell.

Areas of Practice

  • Motor vehicle accidents
  • Pedestrian and bicycle accidents
  • Premises liability
  • Products liability

Georgia Trial Lawyers Association
Atlanta Bar Association
Georgia Bar Association
Western Circuit Bar Association
Atlanta Claims Association
Georgia Super Lawyers Selected To:
Georgia Rising Stars 2009
Georgia Rising Stars 2007

Enjoys time with his wife and son Cole
Outdoor activities
Considers himself a frustrated gardener

Howell & Johnson
Office Locations
One Securities Center, Suite 1000
3490 Piedmont Rd.,
Atlanta, Georgia 30305

1582 Mars Hill Road, Suite C
Watkinsville, Georgia 30677

Larry Franklin, Attorney at Law

Filed Under (Populaws) by Editor on 03-13-2013

With over 45 years of experience, Larry Franklin provides legal representation throughout the Louisville area. He focuses his practice to personal injury, birth injury, and medical malpractice matters. Franklin graduated from the University of Louisville in 1967, earning a Juris Doctorate.

He is also a member of the American Society of Law and Medicine, the American Judicature Society and the Inner Circle of Advocates – and still volunteers with the U.S. Navy in Habitat for Humanity, & also reads legal texts and novels to the blind at the University of Louisville.

Legal experience

  • Licensed to practice law before all Kentucky State Courts, District Courts, Federal Courts and the U.S. Supreme Court
  • AV-rated by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Lectured and taught Trial Practice Seminars at Columbia University and the University of Louisville
  • While President of the Louisville Bar Association, initiated judicial evaluation for all Jefferson County judges and Western District of Kentucky federal judges
  • Co-founded the Louisville Bar Foundation that annually funds aid to the indigent and programs for children
  • While President of the Louisville Bar Association, along with Jack Ballantine and Riley Lassiter, toured the State of Kentucky speaking with physicians and was one of three people who formed KMIC (Kentucky Medical Insurance Corporation, a corporation owned and operated by the physicians of Kentucky)
  • Established Kentucky citizens’ rights for both compensatory and punitive damages against lawyers who file frivolous law suits — i.e., Drasin vs. Raine, 621 S.W. 2d 895 — and brought about strengthening of C.R. 11


  • Member of the Inner Circle of Advocates
  • Louisville Bar Association, Vice President and President
  • Louisville Bar Foundation, Co-Founder and President
  • Alumni of Leadership Louisville
  • American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA), Advocate
  • American Judicature Society
  • American Society of Law and Medicine
  • Board of Overseers at University of Louisville, Past Member
  • Citizens for Better Judges


  • 1998 University of Louisville Law School Fellow of the Year Award
  • Louisville Bar Association Lawyer of the Year
  • Recipient of the KATA Peter Perlman Award
  • Best Lawyers in America for 20 Years
  • Super Lawyers (ranked first in Kentucky by peers two consecutive years)

Community services

  • Read legal texts and novels for the blind at University of Louisville for more than five years
  • Hosted annual blood drives at the U.S. Naval Reserve Center in Louisville, Kentucky
  • Participated with the U.S. Navy in Habitat for Humanity by building homes for the poor
  • Active in program to prevent violence in schools (SPAVA), President
  • Citizens for Better Judges, Co-Founder and Member
  • Actors Theater of Louisville, Donor
  • CP Kids Center, Donor
  • USS Kentucky (SSBN 737), Member of Commissioning Committee, Naval Base Kitsap, Bangor, Washington
  • USS Louisville (SSN 724), Chairman of Commissioning Committee, Naval Base Pearl Harbor, Hawaii

Franklin Law Group, PSC
505 West Ormsby Avenue, The Speed House
Louisville, KY 40203
P: 502-637-6000
F: 502-637-1413