Kamil Z. Merchant

Phone: (312) 625-0232
Fax: (312) 971-1070
Email: kmerchant@quinlanfirm.com


Kamil Zohar Merchant is an associate attorney at The Quinlan Law Firm. Kamil focuses his practice on commercial litigation matters pending in the trial and appellate courts, as well as administrative forums. Prior to joining the Quinlan Law Firm, Kamil gained experience in all aspects of litigation by serving as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Justice Nathaniel R. Howse, Jr. of the Illinois Appellate Court, First District.

Originally from the Chicago suburbs, after completing his undergraduate studies at the University of California, San Diego, Kamil decided to return home to Illinois and earned his law degree in 2016 from the University of Illinois College of Law in Urbana Champaign. During law school, Kamil served as a legal extern to the Chief Judge of the 12th Judicial Circuit of Illinois in Will County, the Honorable Richard C. Schoenstedt.


  • J.D., magna cum laude, University of Illinois College of Law
  • B.A., University of California, San Diego (Philosophy)


    • State of Illinois Bar

Bar Association Memberships:

    • Chicago Bar Association
    • Illinois State Bar Association