Providing Sophisticated Legal Services

Providing Sophisticated Legal Services

Philip J. Piscopo

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Philip J. Piscopo

Partner since January 1, 2007
Location:
Geneva, Illinois
Phone:
877-391-7889
Fax:
630-232-6180
Email:

Philip concentrates his practice in appeals and in civil litigation. He most enjoys legal research and writing, and has assisted clients in many cases before the Illinois Supreme Court and Appellate Courts. He also represents clients in trial courts in Illinois, including Kane and DuPage Counties as well as other courts in the region. He primarily handles contract and corporate litigation but handles other cases including administrative review, chancery, and employment. Philip also assists clients in both residential and commercial real estate and business transactions. In both transactional and litigation work, he helps his clients understand their legal rights and obligations in a variety of contexts and fields.
 
 After graduating from the University of Illinois, he received his law degree from Washington University in St. Louis in 1997. Philip assisted the judges of the Kane County Circuit Court as a staff attorney in criminal, family, and civil matters.  He joined Cooper & Storm as an associate in 1999, and became a partner with the firm on January 1, 2007. When not practicing law, Philip enjoys bicycling, astronomy, and history.

 

Areas of Practice

  • Civil Litigation
  • Appeals
  • Business Transactions
  • Corporate Organization
  • Contract
  • Corporate Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1997
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 1997
  • Eastern District of Illinois, 2018

Education

  • Washington University School of Law, St. Louis, Missouri
    • J.D. - 1997
  • University of Illinois
    • B.A. - 1993

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Appellate Lawyers Association, Member
  • Illinois State Bar Association, Member
  • Du Page County Bar Association, Member
  • Kane County Bar Association, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Kane County Circuit Court, Staff Attorney

Languages

  • English (Primary)