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Vanessa Favia earned her B.A. from the University of Iowa.  After graduating with honors, she went on to receive her Juris Doctorate from Drake University School of Law in Des Moines, Iowa, where she also received a certification in litigation and dispute resolution. 


 


 

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Languages spoken: English, Portuguese

Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Real Estate: 50%
  2. Family: 50%

Payment

Fees:

Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • James Patrick Nelson

    I endorse this lawyer. Maria is extremely professional and knowledgeable.

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    James Nelson Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Mario Raymond Ventrelli

    Vanessa is an exceptional attorney. She is bright, diligent and passionate about getting the right result for her clients --a great combination in any lawyer. I would recommend her highly.

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    Mario Ventrelli Family Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

M. Vanessa Favia, Attorney at Law

One Tower Lane, Suite 1700
Oakbrook Terrace, IL, 60181

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200511/12/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Certification in Litigation and Dispute ResolutionDrake Law School2004
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Part-Time Municipal DUI ProsecutorVillage of Downers Grove2010 - Present
OwnerFavia Law2005 - Present
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
DuPage County Bar AssociationMember2006 - Present
Chicago Bar AssociationMember2005 - 2014
Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
ReklamaElkin & Associates2013
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Drake University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2004
University of Iowa College of LawCommunications and SociologyBA - Bachelor of Arts2001