In addition to being a CPA, lawyer and entrepreneur, Michelangelo is an avid outdoors man and family man. Michelangelo has completed two 50 plus mile treks in the Rocky Mountains with his children.
Michelangelo is happy to discuss your legal matters with you. Over the years Michelangelo has developed an extensive network of lawyers with which he works for matters that are not within his expertise. Michelangelo is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association, American Bar Association, California Bar Association, and the Illinois CPA Society.
Michelangelo is also known for his contributions to the Boy Scouts of America, Three Fires Council and the shooting sports.
Michelangelo believes in working and playing hard. If you are looking for a results oriented person then he is your guy.
Michelangelo's personal mantra is:
Life's and adventure, you have to live it!
Languages Spoken: Spanish, English
Licensed since 1986
Hourly ($150-275/hour), Contingent (25-40%), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes)
Cash, Check, Credit Card
Michelangelo brings a unique combination of highest integrity, highest ability and highest intelligence to his practice. This formidable combination ensures that his clients are getting the best possible representation and the best possible results in any situation.
Craig Lawrence Arbitration Attorney
|IL||Active And Authorized To Practice Law||1986||05/14/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Lifetime Achievement Award||Board for Certification in Pedorthics - Carl Riecken||2006|
|Corporate Counsel||Asuncion Energy, Inc.||2011 - Present|
|Litigation Lawyer||Law Offices of Michelangelo Scafidi, Ltd.||1991 - Present|
|Litigation Lawyer||Sullivan Hill||1988 - 1991|
|Federal Judicial Law Clerk||United States District Court Judge George P. Kazen||1986 - 1988|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Lions Club||Associate Member||2004 - Present|
|National Rifle Association||Lifetime Member||1991 - Present|
|Illinois State Bar Association||Attorney Member||1986 - Present|
|Illinois CPA Society||CPA Member||1983 - Present|
|Fra Noi||Michelangelo Scafidi - A True Renaissance Man||2007|
|John Marshall Law Review||Circumventing State Court Orders of Criminal Restitution: A Bankruptcy Loophole, 19 J. Marshall L. Rev. 449||1986|
|Northwestern University School of Medicine||Pedorthic Management of the Foot for Pedorthists||Prosthetics-Orthotics||1991|
|John Marshall Law School, Chicago||Business and Taxation||JD - Juris Doctor||1986|
|DePaul University||Accountancy||B. S. in Commerce||1983|
|National Symposium, Indianapolis, IN||Pedorthics: Are you practicing within the Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice?||2005|
|National Symposium, Orlando, FL.||SCFO's: They are within your Scope of Practice.||2004|
|National Symposium, Nashville, TN.||Why should you care State Licensure?||2002|
|National Symposium, Orlando, FL.||Policies & Procedures: What every pedorthic practice needs to know.||1999|
|National Symposium, Scottsdale, AZ.||Facility Accreditation: What is it? Why do I need it? How do I get it?||1998|