Mr. Conforti has successfully tried cases to verdict in the Law Division of the Circuit Court of Cook County, as well as in the surrounding municipal districts and the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. Mr. Conforti has received numerous awards, including being named as one of the “40 Attorneys Under 40 in Illinois to Watch,” by the Law Bulletin Publishing Company in 2003, and an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell and has also received the highest possible rating in ability and ethics from Martindale-Hubbell’s judicial evaluations. He is also recognized as a Member of the Nation’s Top One Percent of attorneys by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel.
Mr. Conforti has given presentations across the country for the American Trucking Associations, Chicago Bar Association, the American Law Firm Association (ALFA International) and the Transportation Lawyers Association. He serves as Chair Emeritus for the ALFA Transportation Practice Group. Mr. Conforti earned his J.D. from Wake Forest University in 1988 and is admitted to the Illinois Supreme Court, Federal Trial Bar, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, U.S. District Court for the Central District of Illinois, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Indiana, and U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois.