Schaumburg-based company Lavelle Law has announced that attorney Joseph Vito has been appointed as a partner in the firm. Vito mainly focuses on personal injury cases as well as litigation, real estate and electoral law cases.
Vito joined Lavelle Law in November 2015. His career has included working in law firms and corporations. Vito received his BA from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign before attending Chicago-Kent College of Law where he received his JD. He is a member of the Board of Governors of the Northwest Suburban Bar Association.
“Over the past five years, Joe has been instrumental in building our personal injury practice group at Lavelle Law,” said managing partner Ted McGinn. “He has been very successful in representing our customers in challenging cases and I am delighted that he is taking this next step in his career as a partner in this company.”
Vito serves as a trustee on the Village Board in Wheeling and is the past president of the Greater Wheeling Area Chamber of Commerce.
“I appreciate the support I have received from everyone at Lavelle Law, not only in building an exercise group, but being able to volunteer to serve various personal and professional communities,” said Vito. “Lavelle Law is known for its exceptional legal services and strong commitment to community engagement. I look forward to continuing our growth as a partner in both areas.”
Lavelle Law’s main office is in Schaumburg, with an additional office on the Chicago Loop. The law firm was founded in 1989 as an individual law firm specializing in tax law. The firm has added more than a dozen practice groups including estate planning, business law, banking law, cybersecurity and privacy, litigation, criminal, immigration, divorce and family law, commercial and residential real estate, and legal advice. The company has received numerous awards and recognitions for its business success, commitment to ethics, national recognition for its pro bono services, and multiple recognition for the community service they do in local communities. For more information, please visit www.lavellelaw.com or follow Lavelle Law on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.