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Rick A. Del Giudice
Managing Partner

Rick Del Giudice is the managing partner of the firm. After beginning his career in public accounting (Ernst & Whinney, 1980-1983), Rick joined the firm in 1983 as a law clerk, became an associate in 1985, and was made a partner in 1992. Rick concentrates on business litigation and counseling and has substantial experience providing legal and business counseling to clients in a vast array of industries.

Rick regularly appears in federal and state courts, and before local administrative agencies. He has extensive trial experience handling claims involving, without limitation, contracts, shareholder and partner disputes, antitrust, securities, fraud, restrictive covenants, tortious interference, construction, franchise termination, partnership disputes, employment issues, insurance, health care, real estate, legal malpractice, director and officer liability defense and intellectual property.

Rick is featured in Leading Lawyers Magazine.

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Primary Areas of Practice:
Alcoholic Beverage Law
Banking & Finance
Business & Commercial Litigation
Business Counseling
Business Transactions
Employment Law



J.D., DePaul University College of Law, 1985; Law Review; Member 1983-84 B.B.A., cum laude, University of Miami, Florida, 1980


Certified Public Accountant, Illinois, 1981

Bar Admissions

Illinois Supreme Court, 1985 U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois, 1985 United States Tax Court
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