Vincent A. Lavieri has over 30 years experience representing clients in state and federal courts in general real estate, corporate, business, and commercial litigation. He also provides general representation to condominium and homeowners association. Vince also has significant experience in prosecuting and defending appeals. He has represented clients before federal and state agencies including the U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the Illinois Department of Human Rights, and the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation.
Vince also served on the Hearing Board of the Attorney registration and Disciplinary Commission (2004 – 2013). Vince graduated with high honors from the IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, where he was a member of the Chicago-Kent Law Review. After graduation, he served as a law clerk to Justice Calvin C. Campbell of the Illinois Appellate Court, First District, before entering private practice.
Selected Reported Cases:
Bridgeview Health Care Center, Ltd. v. Clark, 816 F.3d 935 (7th Cir. 2016)
Byer Clinic & Chiropractic, Ltd. v. Kapraun, 2016 IL App (1st) 143733
Peterson v Randhava, 313 Ill. App. 3rd 1, 729 N.E.2d 75 (1st Dist. 2000)
Zito v. Gerken, 225 Ill. App.3d 79, 587 N.E.2d 1048 (1st Dist. 1992)
Hallmark & Johnson Properties, Ltd. v Gadea, 218 Ill. App.3d.921, 578 N.E.2d 118 (1st Dist. 1991)
Business and Commercial Litigation
Law School | 1980 IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, J.D. with High Honors
Post-Graduate Degree | 1977 Northern Illinois University, M.S.
College | 1974 University of Minnesota, B.S. and B.A.
Illinois | 1980
Illinois Supreme Court U.S. District Court
Illinois State Bar Association, Chicago Bar Association