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Frank Avellone

Frank Avellone

also known as Frank G Avellone, Frank Geraci Avellone

Practice areas:

Landlord & Tenant

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1982

  1. Landlord & Tenant: 100%
    2 years

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Contact Info

Lawyer's Committee for Better Housing

100 W. Monroe, Suite 1800
Chicago, IL, 60603



ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200408/17/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Avvo Contributions

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Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Peace & Justice AwardCatholic Commission of Wayne-Ashland-Medina Counties, OH2003

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyLawyer's Committee for Better Housing2013 - Present
AttorneyLaw Office of Frank G. Avellone2011 - 2013
Supervising AttorneyLegal Assistance Foundation Of Metropolitan Chicago2004 - 2010
Deputy DirectorNortheast Ohio Legal Services2000 - 2003
Executive DirectorWooster-Wayne Legal Aid Society1992 - 2000


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Nat'l Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysMember2011 - Present
Nat'l Association of Consumer AdvocatesMember2011 - Present
Judicial Performance Commission, Cook CountyInvestigator2010 - 2010
Chicago Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
Arcturus Rudolf Steiner Education ProgramBoard Member/Treasurer2009 - 2012
Tri-County Anti-Predatory Lending Initiative (OH)Founder2003 - 2004
Agency Directors Group, United Way, Wayne County, OHChair2002 - 2003
Wayne County CDBG Revolving Loan FundChair1998 - 2003
Habitat for Humanity, Wayne County, OHFamily Selection Committee1996 - 2001
One Community Coalition for Understanding and RespectFounding President1994 - 1996


Publication NameTitleDate
The Urban LawyerThe Maddening Status of the Habitability Defense in Ohio Eviction Law1991
17 Ohio Northern Law Rev. 13The State of State Student Practice: Proposals for Reforming Ohio's Legal Internship Rule1990


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Toledo College of LawN/AJuris Doctor1981

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Supervisor's Training EventCrime Victims Compensation in Illinois2009
Family ForumCredit Reporting & Credit Repair2007
South Side Service Providers ForumProtecting Your Home from Mortgage Rescue Fraud2006
Rapid Fire LawCorrecting Your Credit Report2006
LAF Training DayCreating Change Through Community-Based Advocacy2006
16th Ward Monthly MeetingLegal Problems of the Poor2004
NOLS Program RetreatPrimer on Community-Based Advocacy2001
33rd Lay Academy of ReligionReligion & Morality In the Practice of Law2001
Annual MeetingCreating & Establishing a Pro Se Divorce Program1999
Representing Older AmericansAn Overview of the Legal Problems of the Elderly1990