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Curtis Warner is the firm’s Principal and is an experienced litigator having represented clients' interests before the Supreme Court of the United States, Sixth and Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals, Federal District Courts in Illinois, Michigan and Indiana, the Supreme Court of Michigan, an Illinois Appellate Court, Illinois and Michigan State Courts, and before Michigan administrative agencies.

Mr. Warner has litigated class action cases brought on behalf of consumers under the Fair Credit Reporting Act, the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, and the Illinois Consumer Fraud Act.

Mr. Warner has been involved in complex class action litigation against a manufacturer of automobiles and a manufacturer of motorcycles.  Mr. Warner has also litigated a matter related to FAA airworthy issues involved in the sale of an aircraft.

Mr. Warner has experience in representing employees in matters brought under the Fair Labor Standards Act and state minimum wage requirements while a staff attorney at Michigan Migrant Legal Assistance Project, Inc., now known as Migrant Legal Aid.

During law school, Mr. Warner interned with the United States Army Judge Advocate General's Office, Fort Carson, Colorado.


Sanders et al v. W & W Wholesale, 11 C 3557, 2012 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 128590 (N.D. Ill. Sept. 11, 2012) (Granting Class Certification in FACTA failure to truncate credit and debit card's expiration dates).

Balbarin v. North Star Capital Acquisition, LLC, et al, 10 C 1846, 2011 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 686 (N.D. Ill. Jan. 5, 2011) (Granting Class Certification of TCPA Cell Phone Class against Defendant Nelson, Watson & Associates)

Mitchem v. Illinois Collection Service, 09 C 7274, 2010 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 76581 (July 29, 2010) (Mitchem I, Denying Defendant's Motion to Dismiss).

Peralta v. Asset Acceptance, LLC, 1:07-cv-1270, 2009 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 18195 (W.D. Mich. Mar. 10, 2009).

Lamb v. Morgan Lee Receivables, Inc., and Eric Benveniste, 07 C 3891 (N.D. Ill. Dec. 11, 2007).

Glover v. Mary Jane M. Elliott, P.C., 07-cv-648, 2007 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 73605 (W.D. Mich. Oct. 2, 2007)

Chavez v. Bowman, Heintz, Bocia & Vician,
07 C 670, 2007 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 61936,
(N.D. Ill. Aug. 22, 2007).

Lopez v. Hardy’s Holsteins LLC, 2005 MIWCLR (LRP) LEXIS 151 (Mich. WCAC, June 24, 2005) sub nom. Lopez v. Worker’s Compensation Appellate Comm’n., No. 263842, 2005 Mich. App. LEXIS 3312 (Mich. App., Sept. 23, 2005); 704 N.W. 2d 709, 474 Mich. 893 (Mich. 2005).


Bautista v. Freedman Anselmo Lindberg LLC

Sterling v. Blatt, Hasenmiller, Liebsker & Moore, LLC

Runyard v. K.B. Merrill Associates

Benford v. Christopher Ranieri, P.A.


Burton et al v. Mary Jane M. Elliott, P.C. et al
($15,500 to Plaintiffs in an FDCPA Case)


Warner Law Firm, LLC
Contact via e-mail  cwarner@warnerlawllc.com

Michigan   (2002)
Illinois       (2004)

Supreme Court of the United States
U.S. Court of Appeals – 6th Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals – 7th Circuit
Eastern District of Michigan
Western District of Michigan
Northern District of Illinois (Trial Bar)
Central District of Illinois
Northern District of Indiana
Southern District of Indiana
Eastern District of Wisconsin

Soppet v. Enhanced Recovery, Co., LLC,
679 F.3d 637 (7th Cir. 2012)

Schlacher v, Law Offices of Phillip J. Rotche & Assocs., P.C.,
574 F.3d 852 (7th Cir. 2009).

Mitchem v. Illinois Collection Service,
271 F.R.D. 617 (N.D. Ill. 2011).

Phinn v. Capital One Auto Finance, Inc.,
502 F. Supp. 2d 625 (E.D. Mich. 2007).

Cavin v. Home Loan Center, Inc.,

236 F.R.D. 387 (N.D. Ill. 2006).
Hendricks v. DSW Shoe Warehouse, Inc.,

444 F.Supp.2d 775 (W.D. Mich. 2006).

Michigan State University College of Law,
cum laude, J.D., (2002)
Journal of Medicine and Law
Wayne State University, M.Ed., (1998)
Grand Valley State University, B.S., (1993)


Pro Bono work - Legal Aid Foundantion of
Metropolitan Chicago (LAF)

National Association of
Consumer Advocates (2006 - Present)

State Bar of Michigan
Committee on Legal Aid (2003-2005)

Warner Law Firm, LLC is a proud sponsor of the  
       Migrant Legal Aid Cup of Justice