Oak Brook, IL (PRWEB) March 20, 2014
DuPage criminal firm the Law Offices of Francis J. Discipio announces the addition of Associate Attorney Guy J. Papa to their team.
Associate Attorney, Guy J. Papa, will concentrate his law practice on criminal defense, real estate, personal injury, and workers compensation. He earned a B.A. in criminal justice from St. Mary’s University of Minnesota. He then received his Master of Arts in Psychology from Lewis University. In 2013, he went on to receive his Juris Doctor from Valparaiso University School of Law.
Prior to joining the Law Offices of Francis J. Discipio, criminal lawyer Guy J. Papa has worked for 15 years as a police officer. During this time he undertook a variety of assignments including: Patrol Officer, Tactical Officer, Detective and Sergeant. He also gained experience in supervising gang and narcotics undercover operations and earned a Certification in Force Science. After working his way through the ranks, Papa decided to pursue a law degree. He has also drawn on his law enforcement background to teach Forensics classes at Valparaiso School of Law.
Papa is a member of the American Bar Association, Chicago Bar Association, Kane County Bar Association and Mont Clare/Elmwood Park Lions Club. He was the 2011 IANU David Award Recipient and was also recognized as Law Enforcement Man of the Year in 2009. Additionally, Papa is an Illinois Licensed Real Estate Broker.
“We are excited to have Guy join our team,” says Francis J. Discipio, Managing Partner at The Law Offices of Francis J. Discipio. “His law enforcement and real estate background give him a unique perspective.”
Managing Partner, Francis J. Discipio, has over 20 years of experience representing clients with criminal defense, personal injury and workers compensation matters. Fluent in both English and Spanish, he represents clients in Chicago and throughout its western and southwestern suburbs who have been injured by the negligent or wrongful actions of others in individual and class action lawsuits involving motor vehicle accidents, premises liability, construction accidents, medical malpractice and nursing home abuse. He also represents creditors in corporate collection matters and individuals pursuing claims under the Illinois Workers' Compensation Act.
If you are facing criminal traffic charges or have been injured in an accident contact The Law Offices of Francis J. Discipio to find out your legal rights. The firm offers clients personalized representation regardless of the circumstances of their case. Call the experienced DuPage criminal and personal injury lawyers for a free consultation at 630-574-2288 or fill out the online contact form.