Rick Jancasz

Practice Area: Commercial Litigation

Mr. Jancasz is an Associate in MSF’s Commercial Litigation Group.  He focuses his practice on commercial disputes, including breach of contract, employment related claims, fraud, unfair trade practices, breach of fiduciary duty and other business torts.  Mr. Jancasz has extensive experience in commercial real estate litigation and defense of consumer protection claims.  He has appeared before federal courts throughout the United States and the state courts of New York and Illinois. He has also represented clients in alternative dispute resolution forums, including arbitrations and mediations. Mr. Jancasz represents businesses in all stages of litigation, from the preparation of pleadings through discovery, dispositive motion practice, trial, and subsequent appellate proceedings.


DePaul University – College of Law (Cum Laude)

University of Michigan


State of New York

State of Illinois

Northern District of Illinois

Western District of Michigan

Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals

Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals

Prior Experience

Before joining MSF in 2019, Mr. Jancasz practiced at Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP, Meltzer Purtill & Stelle LLC, and Wildman Harrold Allen & Dixon LLP.