Kyle A. Cooper



Kyle focuses his practice on complex commercial litigation in both federal and state court. He has successfully represented clients in a variety of commercial matters and has experience in all phases of the litigation process, including arbitrations, trials and appeals.

Prior to joining Tabet DiVito & Rothstein, Kyle was an associate at a litigation firm in Chicago where he focused on successfully defending high-stakes malpractice cases.  He also interned at the legislative office of President Barack Obama.


2021 and 2022 Rising Star by Super Lawyers in business litigation, an award given only to 2.5% of attorneys in Illinois under the age of 40.

Memberships & Affiliations

Kyle is a member of the American Bar Association, the Cook County Bar Association and a Chicago Police Board Appeals Officer.


Kyle earned his bachelor’s degree, magna cum laude, from Colgate University and received his law degree from Boston University School of Law. During law school, Kyle served as a teaching assistant, legislative intern for Massachusetts State Senator Dan Wolf and a judicial extern for the Honorable Anne Claire Williams (Ret.), U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit.

Kyle is admitted to practice in the State of Illinois, the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit and in the Northern District of Illinois.

News, Publications, & Presentations

The Anatomy of a Business Divorce Case: Common Issues, Theories and Themes, Co-Presenter before the Chicago Bar Association’s Committee on Complex Ownership Disputes and Business Divorces, December 13, 2022

Illinois’ Unique Approach to the Corporate Attorney-Client Privilege, The Chicago Litigation Blog, June 9, 2020

Avoiding Pyrrhic Victories: How to preserve third-party contribution claims when a plaintiff might re-file a voluntarily dismissed action, The Chicago Litigation Blog, February 20, 2020

Necessary Stays: What happens when a necessary party in a multi-party Illinois case files for bankruptcy? The Chicago Litigation Blog, January 21, 2020