umberto s. davi
The Law Offices of Umberto S. Davi, PC
Principal and Founding Attorney
1105 Burlington Ave. | Western Springs, IL 60558
Phone: 708-246-7277 | Fax: 708-246-3781 | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Mr. Davi is a former Cook County Probation Officer. While he was a Probation Officer and just prior to becoming an attorney, Mr. Davi was assigned to the notable and highly respected late Cook County Judge Louis B. Garippo’s Courtroom. In this courtroom, Mr. Davi experienced the proceedings of one of the highest profile Chicago criminal cases, where John Wayne Gacy was found guilty of 33 murders and sentenced to death.
Mr. Davi changed his focus from criminal law to general practice and family law when he opened his law practice in Western Springs in 1984. Since then, he has never looked back. The success of his family law and general law practice comes from his genuine compassion for people and a strong desire to help people with difficult and challenging family law situations. Mr. Davi's clients may be at their lowest point in life when he first meets them. The opportunity and ability to help his clients resolve their issues and assist in their lives moving forward in a positive direction is what strengthens Mr. Davi's commitment to his profession. He and his staff treat each client with the respect and dignity they deserve. Mr. Davi takes pride in having the opportunity to assist with improving the quality of life for so many individuals, families, and especially the future lives of children.
Mr. Davi has extensive experience in every aspect of family law. He has represented high-asset clients and has successfully litigated numerous family law cases over the years. He is often appointed by various judges as a child representative, Guardian Ad Litem (GAL), for children who need a voice and are in the middle of contentious divorce matters. Mr. Davi is a certified Mediator, Guardian Ad Litem, and is trained and certified in Collaborative Law and Alternative Dispute Resolution. His experience spans every practice area including divorce, child support, child custody, mediation, post decree divorce, prenuptial/postnuptial agreements, division of property, business valuations, orders of protection, real estate, wills, trusts, probate, estate planning, contracts negotiation/preparation, and more.
Mr. Davi practices in Chicago and also in DuPage, Cook, Will, Kane, Kendall, and other surrounding counties. His main office is in Western Springs and he also has an office in Wheaton. Mr. Davi is licensed to practice law in Wisconsin and was admitted to the Wisconsin State Bar in 2015.
Mr. Davi received his Juris Doctorate degree from The John Marshall Law School in 1982. He graduated with Distinction and in the upper 10% of his class. He was admitted into the Order of John Marshall and the Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity. Mr. Davi was the President of The John Marshall Law School Alumni Board of Directors and has served multiple terms on the Board of Directors since his Presidency. Mr. Davi has served multiple terms on The John Marshall Law School Board of Trustees and is currently an Emeritus Trustee. Mr. Davi was awarded the Distinguished Service Award in 1997 and the Spirit Award in 2016 by The John Marshall Law School.
Mr. Davi received his B.A. in Psychology and Law Enforcement from Western Illinois University where he graduated Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society on the Dean’s List with High Honors.
Umberto S. Davi was the 2015-16 President of the Illinois State Bar Association. He is proud to be the first immigrant to fill the presidential position. Mr. Davi has been named one of the Top 100 Super Lawyers in Illinois every year since 2012 and he has the highest AVVO rating of 10.0 as a Top Family Law Attorney. Mr. Davi has been honored frequently within and outside of the legal community.
Mr. Davi’s participation in the legal community and the community at large has included the following:
The John Marshall Law School | Chicago, IL
Graduated with Distinction, Upper 10%
Admitted to the Order of John Marshall
Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity
Western Illinois University | Macomb, IL
Majors: Psychology & Law Enforcement
Dean’s List with High Honors
Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society
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PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS
PAST EMPLOYMENT POSITIONS
The Law Firm of DiNatale and Montemurro
Cook County Probation Department
Attorney at Law
Law Offices of Umberto S. Davi, PC
1105 Burlington Avenue
Western Springs, IL 6o558
T: (708) 246-7277
F: (708) 246-3781
Western Springs Office
1105 Burlington Avenue
Western Springs, Il 60558
Telephone: (708) 246-7277
310 S. County Farm Road, Suite F
Wheaton, IL 60187
Telephone: (630) 363-7277