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Storm Saponaro

Storm Saponaro joined the firm in 2021 as an associate attorney. Storm concentrates his practice on alcohol beverage law, mergers & acquisitions, contracts, business formation, and general business counseling. He has extensive experience advising clients in connection with complex corporate transactions and general corporate and organizational matters. Storm has represented publicly-traded companies, closely-held companies, start-ups, private equity and venture capital funds as well as individuals and small businesses with their acquisitions, financing, and general corporate needs.

Additionally, Storm has experience dealing with regulatory agencies at the federal, state, and municipal levels. Storm’s alcohol beverage practice includes negotiating and drafting distribution agreements, purchase and sale agreements, licensing agreements, regulatory advocacy, and regulatory compliance guidance. Storm has counseled manufacturers, distributors, and retailers on various regulatory issues. 

Primary Areas of Practice:
Alcoholic Beverage Law
Business Counseling
Business Transactions
Mergers & Acquisitions



Loyola University Chicago School of Law, J.D., Cum Laude, 2017 Wake Forest University, B.S., Business & Enterprise Management, 2013

Bar Admissions

Illinois, 2017 United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, 2017

Professional Affiliations

Chicago Bar Association Saint Ignatius College Prep Law Society Rolfe Pancreatic Cancer Foundation, President – Young Professional Board