Amari & llocallo
Chicago

(312) 255-8550

 
Bloomingdale

(630) 307-3700

 
Email: fac@amari-locallo.com Phone: 630-307-3700 Direct: 630-307-3700 ext. 309 Fax: 630-307-3737 vCard: Download

Franco A. Coladipietro
Email: fac@amari-locallo.com
Phone: 630-307-3700
Direct: 630-307-3700 ext. 309
Fax: 630-307-3737
vCard: Download

  • Professional Experience
    • Franco Coladipietro, a partner, clerked with the firm while attending the John Marshall Law School. He is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association, International Association of Assessing Officers, and served as president of the Justinian Society (2007-2008). He practices exclusively in the area of property tax assessment matters on a nationwide basis. His representative client base includes national REITs, property management firms and commercial and industrial property owners. Franco supervises the firm’s out-of-county practice and national practice. He also manages the DuPage facility.
    • Mr. Coladipietro was elected to three terms in the Illinois House of Representatives and served as the minority spokesman for the Financial Institutions Committee and as a member of the Legislative Ethics Commission. Franco currently serves as the Village President in Bloomingdale, Illinois.
    • He resides in Bloomingdale with his wife Amy and their two children, Alyssa and Joey.
  • Education and HonorsJ.D., The John Marshall Law School (1993)
    • J.D., The John Marshall Law School (1993)
      • Staff Editor – THE JOHN MARSHALL LAW REVIEW
    • B.S., Finance, Northern Illinois University (1990)
  • Bar Admissions
    • Illinois (1993)
    • New York (1996)
  • Governmental
    • Village President: Village of Bloomingdale (2013 to present)
    • State Representative, 45th District: Illinois General Assembly (2007-2013)
  • Professional Recognition
    • “Award of Excellence” – Justinian Society of Lawyers (2012)
    • “David Award” – Excellence in Government (2005)
    • “Today’s Young Executive Award” – The Business Ledger (2005)
    • “Top Forty Lawyers under Forty –  Law Bulletin Publishing Company (2003)
    • Young Lawyer of the Year – Illinois State Bar Association (2004)
    • Rookie of the Year – Bloomingdale Chamber of Commerce (2004)
    • Alumni Distinguished Service Award – The John Marshall Law School (2004)
    • Board of Governors Award – Illinois State Bar Association (2003)
    • Community Service Award – Illinois State Bar Association (2000)
  • Professional and Civic Activities
    • Member – Illinois State Bar Association
    • Past President – Justinian Society of Lawyers
    • Executive Committee – Justinian Society of Lawyers
    • Scholarship Committee – Justinian Society of Lawyers
    • Executive Committee/Board of Directors – The John Marshall Law School Alumni Association
    • Board of Directors – Italian-American Political Coalition
    • Board of Directors – DuPage County Area Project, Inc.
    • Board of Directors – Glen Oaks Hospital Foundation
    • Board of Directors – Bloomingdale Chamber of Commerce
    • Member – Carol Stream, Roselle, Glendale Heights, and Wheaton Chambers of Commerce
  • Selected Presentations/Publications
    • “When 110% Isn’t Enough: Prorating Real Estate Taxes”, Journal of Property Tax Management
    • “Understanding the Certificate of Error Process in Cook County”, Realty & Building
    • Guest Appearance – CNNfn “Your Money”, Real Estate Taxation (2004)