Fornaro Law Understands How To Represent Entrepreneurs Because They Are Entrepreneurs

Although law firms generally are not thought of as entrepreneurial, Fornaro Law is different. We have a suburban law firm that is embracing technology (specifically the internet, Blockchain and cybercurrency like Bitcoin) and is creating streamlined systems to elevate our firm and our clients to a different level. With the disruptive nature of technology and…
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Mark Scarlato Wins Excellence in Pro Bono Service Award

The United States District Court’s Eighteenth Annual Awards for Excellence in Pro Bono and Public Interest Service was held on Wednesday, May 24, 2017. These awards honor attorneys for their contributions in helping people most in need of assistance before the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. Congratulations to Mark Scarlato…
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Cybercurrency and the world we live in

If only I would have known the Internet was going to be so life changing…. Do not make the same mistake when it comes to the next significant revolution—Bitcoin, Cybercurrency and the Blockchain. Have you heard of Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple and Dash? What about the Blockchain? If you have not heard of any of these…
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2017 Award for Excellence in Pro Bono Service

Mark Scarlato and Fornaro Law fight just as hard for its clients when they are not being paid.
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Philip Fornaro on WGN Radio: The Art and Death of Short Sales

The MOD Squad welcomed Philip Fornaro, attorney at Fornaro Law, to talk about the art of a short sale and what could be the death of a short sale.
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Digital Currency Regulatory Guidance

Below is a link regarding digital currency (Bitcoin) on which we commented for the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation (IDFPR): (click to view full PDF)
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Philip Fornaro Radio Interview With AM 560 The Answer

I love to talk about La Grange and the business association. I am so glad Nancy Cummings and Ripson Communications and WIND allowed me to talk about La Grange. Thank you Bruce Wolf and Amy Jacobson. – Philip Fornaro
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Tenants by the Entirety

IF YOU ARE MARRIED AND YOU OWN A HOME, ARE YOU SURE YOU HAVE DONE EVERYTHING YOU CAN TO PROTECT THE HOME FROM POTENTIAL CREDITORS CREDITOR’S BEWARE.  Since 1994, the principal residence of a married couple (“Property”) is typically protected from the reach of creditors if the couple holds title to the Property as Tenants…
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Loss Mitigation Options in Foreclosure

HOMEOWNERS WHICH ARE IN FINANCIAL STRESS NEED TO SELECT A LOSS MITIGATION OPTION Homeowners in the foreclosure process do not need to lose hope and please do not ask your uncle what to do, unless of course he is an attorney that works with distressed homeowners.  The very worst thing you can do is to…
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Illinois Tax Tribunal

FINALLY SOME HOPE FOR SMALL BUSINESSES THAT HAVE ISSUES WITH THE ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE If you have a small business and you are having tax troubles with the Illinois Department of Revenue, there is still hope.  For that matter, if you are an accountant or tax advisor that have client’s that have these issues,…
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