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The principal of the firm, Francis J. Discipio, has been practicing law for almost twenty years. Mr. Discipio is a veteran trial attorney and has successfully tried cases in both workers' compensation and personal injury. Throughout his practice, Mr. Discipio has defended cases on behalf of large insurance companies such as Traveler's Insurance Company, Alexis Insurance Company, Cambridge Insurance Company, and the Illinois Insurance Guarantee Fund. Working on behalf of plaintiffs in personal injury cases and petitioners in workers' compensation cases, Mr. Discipio has also prosecuted many claims against the above insurance companies and many others. Mr. Discipio has been admitted to practice in both Illinois and Wisconsin.


Languages spoken: Spanish, English

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  1. Workers Compensation: 35%
    28 years, 800 cases
  2. Car Accident: 25%
    28 years, 600 cases
  3. Wrongful Death: 15%
    28 years
  4. Personal Injury: 15%
    28 years, 200 cases
  5. Speeding Ticket: 10%



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    I endorse this lawyer. Frank is one of the very best worker's compensation lawyers in the Chicago area. I have referred him over 30 clients and they have received above average awards, some even record setting. This guy knows how to maximize a client's monetary award in minimal time! Tim Martin


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Contact info

Law Offices of Francis J. Discipio

980 North Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL, 60611-4501



WIGood Standing199603/23/2015
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law198805/11/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2009
Presidential Who's Who AwardPresidential Who's Who2009
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2008
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2007
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing PartnerFrancis J. Discipio Attorney at Law1988 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Illinois Trial Lawyers AssociationBoard Member1996 - Present
DuPage County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Will County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Bridgeport School of LawLawJ.D1987
Illinois State UniversityN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1983