Giamanco Law Partners

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Phyllis Roman

Practice Areas

  • Personal Injury
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Debt Collection Defense
  • Breach of Contract Litigation
  • General Civil Litigation
Phyllis Roman
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General Litigation Profile

  • Over 500 mandatory arbitration hearings
  • Over 45 jury trials as sole trial counsel
  • Prosecution of personal injury cases involving auto accidents, slip and falls
  • Prosecution of workers compensation claims
  • Prosecution and defense of uninsured and underinsured motorist claims
  • Prosecution and defense of breach of contract cases
  • Prosecution and defense of small claims cases
  • Defense of traffic tickets
  • Defense of debt collection cases
  • Prosecution and defense of post judgment actions, including citations to discover assets, wage garnishments, non-wage garnishments, and bank citations
  • Has handled cases in the following Illinois counties: Will, Cook, DuPage, Kane, Lake, McHenry, Kankakee, DeKalb, Kendall, Winnebago, Grundy, and Rock Island.

Professional Associations

  • Illinois State Bar Association (ISBA)
  • Dupage County Bar Association (DCBA)
  • Will County Bar Association

Education

  • DePaul University College of Law, Chicago, Illinois
    • J.D. - 2011
    • Honors: Dean's list: Fall 2008, Spring 2010 and Spring 2011.
    • Honors: CALI Awards: Trial Advocacy II and International Moot Court
    • Honors: Order of Barristers, DePaul Chapter, inducted May 2011
    • Honors: Semi-Finalist Midwest Regional Commercial Arbitration Competition, 2009
  • Mercyhurst College, Erie, PA
    • B.A. - 2008
    • Honors: Dean's list: 12 trimesters, 2004-2008
    • Major: Political Science and Dance

Volunteer and Community Involvement

  • Vice President and Case Manager, St. Vincent DePaul Society
  • St. Scholastica, Woodridge, IL, Contemporary Ensemble
  • Member Chamber630, Bolingbrook Chamber of Commerce, New Lenox Chamber of Commerce, and Crest Hill Chamber of Commerce
  • Director, Chamber630 – 2013-2019
  • Secretary of Executive Board of Directors, Chamber630 – 2014-2017
  • Past President, Exchange Club of DuPage County
  • Illinois Legal Aid, Chicago, IL, LiveHelp, Operator – 2010 – 2011
  • Chicago Bar Association, Chicago, IL, Charity Events, Dealer- 2008-2015
  • St. James Church, Rockford, IL, Guitar Group, Flautist-1997-2008

Honors

  • Designated by Super Lawyers as a “Rising Star” 2013 and 2020.