James R. Pittacora
312-428-3025 - Direct Phone
Mr. Pittacora is a litigator who has experience in federal courts, Illinois state district and appellate courts (Cook and surrounding counties), the NASD, NYSE, and AAA, with an emphasis in prosecution and defense of complex commercial litigation and construction matters. He also has experience representing real estate developers in all facets of new and conversion condominium developments in the City of Chicago, as well as developers of single family homes in both the City of Chicago and surrounding suburbs. Additionally, Mr. Pittacora is experienced in contract negotiations, formation of small to midsized, closely-held entities, and real estate transactions.
Prior to joining Enterprise Law Group, LLP, Mr. Pittacora founded Pittacora Law Group, LLC. Prior to founding Pittacora Law Group, LLC, he was a litigation partner at the midsized loop law firm of Ungaretti & Harris, LLP (n/k/a Nixon Peabody, LLP). Prior to Ungaretti & Harris, LLP, he was a litigation associate at Winston & Strawn, a large, Chicago-based, international law firm.
University of Illinois, Champaign - Urbana, BA (Economics), 1991
DePaul University College of Law, JD, 1996
DePaul Law Review, Editor, 1994 - 1996
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois, 1997
Member of the Federal Trial Bar, 2005
Seventh Circuit, 1997
Fifth Circuit, 2001
PROFESSIONAL AND CIVIC AFFILIATIONS
Chicago Bar Association